Economy & Policy

Rio Grande do Sul studies Banrisul share sale

Equity Capital Markets Economy & Policy

State government looks to float a larger stake in the local lender without losing control

Peru hitches buyback to new notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuers offers to repurchase seven series of bonds that come due between 2023 and 2037

Ecuador cuts costs on retap

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer adds $1.1bn to its 2029 notes and raises money to buy back its 2020s

Bankruptcies pick up in Brazil

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Insolvencies could surpass last year's totals as the economy flounders and Congress delays in passing pension reform, source says

Energy loans take a plunge in Mexico

Loans Energy Electricity

Pemex downgrade and cancelled energy auctions could cause the market to fall 70% this year, source says

Peru pitches new notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Finance Minister Carlos Oliva flies to New York to meet investors through June 13

Caixa peddles Petrobras stake

Equity Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Brazil's federal savings bank could earn more than $1.6bn from the sale of its shares in the state-owned energy company

CAF funds schools in Fortaleza

Loans Brazil Economy & Policy

Development bank grants $150m for a social infrastructure program in the Brazilian city

Brazil's Supreme Court approves Petrobras asset sales

M&A Economy & Policy Regulation

State-owned energy company proceeds with TAG sale and other deals

Caixa could push Odebrecht to bankruptcy

Debt Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian federal savings bank's drive to recover debt could lead to huge losses for other lenders, source says

Fitch cuts Pemex after sovereign downgrade

Debt Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

State-owned oil company falls from investment grade on slow government action to shore up finances

US trade spats keep LatAm issuers away

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Roadshows planned for later this month face delays as bond sellers display caution

Fitch downgrades Mexico

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Rating agency cites a weak macroeconomic outlook and Pemex's debt problems

Pemex pencils in bond return

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Mexico's state-owned oil company could go to the capital markets to refinance debt in 2022

Tariff threat puts a damper on Mexican markets

Economy & Policy Equity Loans

Loans, IPOs and M&A deals face delays as the US moves to put import duties on Mexican goods