Economy & Policy

Brazil's capital markets brace for 'nervous year'

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Anbima reports record activity for the first quarter this year, but says local debt and equity markets are facing headwinds

Digicel to exit Panama as rivals merge

Economy & Policy Telecoms Mobile

Jamaica-based telco says the Más Móvil-Claro tie-up signals the end of competition in the local mobile market

Mexico keeps tabs on Crédito Real

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Finance ministry says it is monitoring the consumer lender's "unfavorable" financial situation

Petrobras CEO candidate pulls nomination

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

Adriano Pires withdraws after TCU asks for an investigation into his consulting business

Mexico outlines second quarter fundraising plans

Economy & Policy Bonds Funds

Finance ministry says it will issue up to $28 bln in government bonds through the end of June

Unifin could issue bonds with government guarantees

Credit Ratings Economy & Policy Bonds

Mexican financial services company could get backing for as much as 30% of $500 mln in local notes, Barclays says

Argentina's ruling party mulls fund to pay foreign debt

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

Vice president is spearheading a bill to tax undeclared assets for money to pay off the IMF

Investors welcome next Petrobras CEO

Equity People Energy

Shares in Brazil's state-owned oil company rise after Adriano Pires is named to replace Joaquim Silva e Luna on April 13

LatAm markets offer safe haven for investors, IDB pres says

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) IDB Invest

Inflows increase in Latin America and the Caribbean amid outflows in China and other emerging markets, according to Mauricio Claver-Carone

Chile plans stimulus spending

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Chile

President Boric's administration sketches out a $3.5 bln package that includes fuel subsidies and aid for small businesses

IMF approves new loan program for Argentina

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy Loans

Deal seen as key for the sovereign issuer to regain access to international capital markets

Mexico announces local ESG bond

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

TIIE-based notes will fund green projects and help fill social gaps, deputy finance minister tweets

Mexico creates small business credit program

Economy & Policy Funds Loans

Finance Minister Ramírez de la O says the government is willing to work closely with banks

World Bank approves new loans to Colombia

International Financial Institutions World Bank Economy & Policy

Multilateral lender grants $830 mln for energy transition, loans to women and education

Argentina gets Paris Club extension

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy

Government plans to negotiate a new loan agreement by June 30 with the group of lending nations