Economy & Policy

FACTBOX 5/4/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: IMF approves $10.8 billion flexible credit line for Colombia

IMF extends new credit line to Colombia  

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Colombia gets $10.8 bln in two-year money to help deal with the coronavirus pandemic

Fonplata finds funding for coronavirus response  

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Bolivia-based development bank gets $130 mln from Uruguay's central bank to cover emergency loans

FACTBOX 5/1/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Peru suspends or reduces corporate income tax payments through July

IMF evaluates financing for Ecuador  

Loans Funds Economy & Policy

Fund also approves $650 mln in emergency funding for the Dominican Republic and adds $90 mln to an existing facility for Barbados

AA2000 negotiates more time to pay loan  

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Argentine airport operator reaches preliminary deal with banks to defer payments on $120 mln in debt

FACTBOX 4/30/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: IMF approves emergency financing for Costa Rica

Codelco raises cash to face crisis  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chile's state-owned copper miner gets $800 mln from a bond deal that was 13 times oversubscribed

IDB grants another logistics loan to Honduras

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Development bank increases the size of the facility to $112 mln so the country can quickly access funds during the pandemic

IMF grants emergency loan for Costa Rica  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Fund also approves $66 mln in rapid financing for Dominica, Grenada and Saint Lucia

LatAm high-yield issues drop in first quarter  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Moody's expects bond sales to stay "subdued" in the second quarter as the coronavirus takes an economic toll

FACTBOX 4/29/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Chile launches $3 bln guarantee fund for small entrepreneurs through BancoEstado.

Petroamazonas asks for extension  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Ecuadorian state-run oil company wants to defer interest payments and delay the due date on its 2020 bonds

Petrobras presses ahead with sale of biofuels business

M&A Equity Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned oil company asks bidders to send binding offers for BSBios

Brazil's biggest banks increase lending in pandemic  

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

Top five lenders grant $32 bln in fresh credit in the past month, Febraban says