Economy & Policy

EIB opens Brazilian office with loan to Sicredi

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Loans

European development bank extends a $214 mln loan to finance the installation of solar panels

Pemex carries on loan talks with Goldman Sachs

Debt Economy & Policy Funds

Mexico's state-owned oil company is still looking for financing to make debt payments that come due this year

Mexico compensates Grupo México by extending rail concession

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

Government adds eight years to the contract after seizing 120km of track last month, AMLO says

Argentina gets go-ahead for BNDES funds for pipeline

International Financial Institutions Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

More than $600 mln will be used for supplying steel for the second stage of a natural gas pipeline

Lula voices support for South American currency

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy South America

Brazilian president also throws his weight behind Venezuela's bid to join the BRICS group

Colombia mulls U-turn on oil exploration

Economy & Policy Colombia Gas

Government reportedly evaluates whether more oil and gas exploration contracts are needed following a drop in the country's reserves.

Market backs IPO for Citibanamex

Credit Ratings Economy & Policy M&A

Banking association head says the deal could bring "more players to the market" as BIVA CEO says the share sale is the "better option" for Citi

Chile orders banks to set aside more capital

Economy & Policy Andean Latin America

Central bank says higher requirements are needed due to increased global financial risks

Argentina picks up more development funds

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Economy & Policy

IDB and CABEI will provide $130 mln to promote innovation for small businesses

Mexico considers PPP to buy Citibanamex

Economy & Policy M&A Mexico

Government could align with a private partner to buy Citi's local consumer bank if Grupo México does not close a deal, AMLO says

Ribeiro gets more time to negotiate debt

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Argentine home goods retailer is struggling to reach a deal with creditors

Ecuador looks for more multilateral loans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy World Bank International Financial Institutions

South American country seeks $500 mln from the World Bank and plans to take out loans from the IDB, CAF and others, finance minister says

Mexico alarms investors with railway takeover

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

Government takes 120km of railroad from Grupo México in a move that erodes investor confidence, sources say

Mexico creates state-owned airline

Mexico Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Government expects the new carrier to start flying by the end of the year with airplanes from Boeing

Argentina to finance energy transition with fossil fuels

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Argentina

Proceeds from oil and gas exports will fund renewable energy and green hydrogen projects in the money-tight country