Economy & Policy

Mexcat bondholders reject amended buyback

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Investor group says the new terms do not compensate for the loss of passenger fees from Benito Juárez airport

Mexico to build refinery without banks

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

AMLO administration will fund the $8bn project with the federal budget but it may have to get loans for later investments

Brazil holds rates

Economy & Policy Loans Capital Markets

Copom keeps Selic at 6.5% in its last meeting before Jair Bolsonaro becomes president

Paraguay approaches investment grade

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Fitch upgrades the country to BB+, citing fiscal discipline and resistance to external shocks

M&A sets for surge in Brazil

M&A Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

"Attractive" valuations could spur more cross-border transactions in 2019, a source says

Investors grow in opposition to Mexico City airport bond buyback

Bonds Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Group now represents more than half of the $6bn in outstanding notes, law firm says

IDB lends to BH healthcare

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Multilateral agency provides $56m for public services in the Brazilian city

Odebrecht reaches plea deal in Peru

Economy & Policy Debt M&A

Brazilian conglomerate agrees to provide testimony about politicians accused of taking bribes

Eletrobras auctions another unit

M&A Brazil Economy & Policy

Oliveira Energia and Atem promise to invest $125m and take on $560m in debt for Amazonas Energia

FDN acquires Epsa's green bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian development bank buys $22m in 10-year notes issued to finance the construction of four solar farms

Brazil unblocks Embraer-Boeing deal

M&A Economy & Policy Politics

Federal appeals courts lifts the injunction that had halted the proposed $4.75bn tie-up

Mexico City airport bondholders voice demands

Bonds Capital Markets Economy & Policy

Investors want Mexcat to honor payments on outstanding notes and keep collateral in place

Brazilian court blocks Embraer-Boeing deal

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazilian aircraft manufacture says it will appeal the decision

Mexico suspends oil auctions

Economy & Policy Energy Mexico

AMLO says he wants to see investments and increased production before granting more concessions to foreign firms

Petroamazonas, Petroecuador eye tie-up

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Ecuador's state-owned oil producers could merge before the end of next year and create a company worth $25bn