Economy & Policy

Banco do Brasil confirms share sale

Equity Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Government plans to offload 20.8m shares in the state-owned lender in a deal that could be worth $240m

Brazil pushes more privatizations  

Economy & Policy M&A Politics

PPI adds nine state-owned companies to the program, including the postal service Correios

CABEI renews credit lines in El Salvador

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

Central American development bank reloads $400m in loans for BCR

Mexico presses ahead with pipeline talks

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation

State-owned utility CFE could come to agreements with foreign and local firms soon, AMLO says

Argentine textiles see little benefit in EU trade agreement

Economy & Policy Regulation Politics

Local clothing retailers could be overwhelmed by a flood of European imports, lobbying group says

IMF meets Argentina's new economy minister  

Economy & Policy Loans Politics

Multilateral agency has to decide whether to disburse a $7.6bn loan in September

Argentina has new economy minister

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets Bonds

Hernán Lacunza steps in after Nicolás Dujovne steps down

Argentine banks prepared to weather storm  

Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Local lenders have have operated in crisis mode for years, analyst says

Mexico cuts rates for first time in five years

Economy & Policy Capital Markets Bonds

Banxico lowers the policy rate to 8% on lower inflation and slower economic growth

Petrobras pays back CDB  

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's state-owned oil company will end a supply agreement with China before the end of the year

Bolivia seeks partner for Santa Cruz airport

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Politics

Planning ministry will pick a preferred bidder for the $280m PPP on September 19

Investors grapple with Argentine 'riddle' as fears of default return  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Capital Markets

IMF could ask for Argentina to restructure its debt before disbursing the next loan installment, sources say

EcoRodovias reaches plea agreement

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Regulation

Brazilian toll road operator agrees to spend $38m on roadworks and reduce tolls by $55m for a year

Brasília recruits BNDES for CEB sale

Economy & Policy M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance

National development bank will devise the model for the sale of the state-held electricity distribution company CEB Distribuição

Panama poised for retap in 2020  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer is likely done with new notes for this year, but it could reopen bonds at low rates next year, source says