Economy & Policy

HSBC weighs offer for Citibanamex

Economy & Policy Funds M&A

British bank is "looking at the opportunity," says CEO in Mexico

Chile's president-elect selects next finance minister

Economy & Policy People Chile

Gabriel Boric picks central bank head Mario Marcel to join the incoming cabinet

Pemex inks supply agreement for US refinery

Economy & Policy M&A Mexico

Shell promises to deliver crude for 15 years as Mexico's state-owned oil company ties up the $596 mln acquisition of Deer Park in Texas

Brazil approves MAM takeover of Alliar

M&A Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Anti-trust agency CADE imposes no restrictions on the acquisition of the medical services company by Nelson Tanure's investment firm

Banorte, BlackRock applaud Mexico's ESG bond plans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Institutional investors will still review each deal, but sustainable bonds will be "more than welcome," fund managers say

Mexico refinances government bonds

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Finance ministry extends maturities to 2050 with $6.5 bln in new notes

Brazilian, Chinese banks lead chase for Citibanamex

Economy & Policy Funds M&A

Itaú and Bradesco could look to enter the Mexican market as Citi announces its exit, analyst says

Pemex refinances short-term debt

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Mexico's state-owned oil company swaps near-term notes for new 10-year bonds and repurchases medium-term bonds to cut debt by $3.2 bln

Argentina rate hike could spur local bond issues

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

But any rally may be short-lived if the central bank does not rein in the exchange rate gap, sources say

Argentina’s fiscal question holds up IMF deal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy

Economy minister says advances have been made, but the pace for deficit reduction is still a sticking point

Mexico prepares investment program for this month

Economy & Policy Funds Mexico

Finance ministry and business council CCE work on a plan to help revive Latin America's second largest economy, AMLO says

Uruguay outlines fundraising plans for 2022

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

South American sovereign plans to sell $3.2 bln in bonds this year, down from $4.1 bln in 2021

US approves Pemex refinery purchase

Economy & Policy Funds Equity

Fonadin will provide the financing for the $596 mln acquisition of the Deer Park refinery in Houston, Pemex CEO says

Mexico outlines fundraising plans for next year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Federal government plans to raise $181 bln in local and international markets to refinance debt for Pemex, CFE and state-run development banks

Congress passes logistics reforms in Brazil

Economy & Policy Brazil Commerce

Lawmakers allow foreign shipping lines to operate between local ports and also permit private companies to run railroad spurs