Economy & Policy

FACTBOX 4/9/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE 4/9: Chile creates a $24 bln credit line for small businesses

MIGA brings new COVID-19 facility to LatAm

Loans Coronavirus Regulation

World Bank's credit guarantee agency is working on a couple of transactions, regional head says

CAF devotes $2.5 bln to fight coronavirus  

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

South American development bank approves a new credit line to fund responses to the outbreak

BNDES chips in for small businesses

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Brazil's national development bank opens a new $7.8 bln credit line to help companies make payroll

IFC drafts green bond guidelines for DR

Bonds Capital Markets Economy & Policy

Multilateral lender bases the criteria on best practices from the EU

S&P cuts Argentina credit rating to selective default  

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Bond payment postponement triggers downgrade as coronavirus exacerbates fragile economy

FACTBOX 4/8/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE 4/8: Colombia offers cash transfers to 3 million households

Argentina to extend coronavirus lockdown  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

President Fern√°ndez says he may allow some businesses to reopen to limit the economic fallout

Pemex likely to tap full credit line in 2020 - Moody's

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Rating agency says tax break will not be enough, debt likely to grow

Colombia, DR receive World Bank emergency funds  

Loans Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Multilateral lender allocates a total of $515 mln for seven countries in LatAm in less than a week

Ribeiro fails to pay more debt  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine home goods retailer misses interest payments on eight bonds as the coronavirus shutdown slashes sales

S&P worsens outlook for Brazilian banks  

Bonds Capital Markets Fixed Income

Rating agency also cuts aircraft manufacturer Embraer to BBB- on expectations of delayed deliveries during coronavirus outbreak

Lojas Renner lines up local debt sale

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian retailer plans to raise $96 mln to maintain "minimum strategic cash flow" after closing stores to stem the coronavirus outbreak

Buenos Aires to restructure $7.15 bln in international bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina's biggest province asks investors to agree to a grace period, longer maturities and lower coupons

FACTBOX 4/7/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE 4/7: Colombia's state-backed development bank launches $180 mln credit line