Economy & Policy

IDB grants loan to Alagoas

Loans Economy & Policy Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

US-based development bank supplies $36 mln for the state to improve fiscal management

IDB funds education program in Uruguay

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

US-based multilateral lender supplies $40 mln to update curricula and use more digital tools in high schools

Barranquilla borrows for infrastructure investments

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

Colombian city takes out a $100 mln loan from Deutsche Bank for a three-year development program

Argentine bonds rally on expected decline in default concerns

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

Left-leaning Peronists lose in the all-party primaries, fueling hopes that the country can return to borrowing abroad

Argentina picks up loans for hunger, digital programs

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

Government agrees to borrow $200 mln from the IDB and $50 mln from CABEI

Ecuador plans return to international bond market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Economy Minister Cueva says he wants to reduce the sovereign risk rating with structural reforms first

Bond buyers shrug off Brazil's political woes

Bonds Brazil Capital Markets

Sovereign bond prices hold steady in the secondary market as President Bolsonaro steps up attacks on Supreme Court

Analysts doubt AMLO's plans to use IMF funds for Pemex debt

International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy

Mexican government could face resistance from the central bank for its plans to refinance the oil company's debt with $12 bln in reserves

Belize books blue bonds to restructure debt

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy

Central American sovereign issuer plans to use the proceeds from a deal with The Nature Conservancy to repurchase its 2034 notes

Buenos Aires province gets nod for restructuring deal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Coronavirus Economy & Policy

Argentina's largest province reaches 98% acceptance as creditors seek to sell the new bonds during an expected election-led surge in prices

Brazil's former finance minister hails Supreme Court decision on central bank

Economy & Policy Regulation Brazil

Central bank autonomy puts the country "on par" with advanced economies and helps attract investments, Henrique Meirelles says

Argentina poised for rise in dollar-linked corporate bond sales

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

High investor demand has led to oversubscribed deals for Vista and YPF Luz as expectations swell of a post-election devaluation

Outlook grows murky for reforms in Brazil

Economy & Policy Brazil Politics

Economy Minister Paulo Guedes tries to inject some optimism, but his credibility is low, investors and analysts say

Argentina elections may spur more corporate refinancing

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Central bank mulls scaling back capital controls as companies face $2.1 bln in bond payments, but an election-driven run on the peso could scupper those plans

Foreign investment in Brazil bounces back in July

Economy & Policy Equity Funds

FDI rises after a three-month slump, but is still down nearly 40% over a 12-month period