Economy & Policy

Mexico plans next toll road concession

Project & Infrastructure Finance Toll Road Highways

Banobras is expected to award a 10-year PPP contract on May 30

Bimbo, Gruma halt operations in Ukraine

Economy & Policy Mexico Russia

Mexican baker and tortilla maker have closed their plants to safeguard workers

Guedes defends record, hails strong investment cycle

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy IPO

Brazilian economy minister heralds pro-market policies for attracting $164 mln in committed investments for the next decade

Latin America faces slower growth, debt challenges

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy Debt

IMF's Goldfajn says region is reducing inflationary expectations, but fiscal tests remain

Cocari issues CRAs in first capital markets deal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

Brazil's agribusinesses are turning to the local bond market as government subsidies dry up

BNDES auctions off more JBS shares

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Brazilian development bank reduces its stake in the local meatpacker to less than 20%

IDB funds social spending, healthcare in Guatemala

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

US-based development bank supplies a $300 mln loan to close the gender gap in social programs and improve reproductive care in the Central American country

Peru reappoints deputy finance minister

Economy & Policy Peru People

Betty Sotelo takes the job for the third time, following the recent appointment of Oscar Graham as finance minister

Brazil puts two Rio airports in same concession auction

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Infrastructure ministry plans to award a contract to one operator for Galeão and Santos Dumont in the second half of next year

BNDES finances national park concessions

Economy & Policy Loans Debt

Brazil's national development bank earmarks $94 mln for loans with tenors up to 25 years

FEFA replants local bonds

Credit Ratings Economy & Policy Bonds

Mexico's state-backed agribusiness lender plans to raise up to $243 mln in a two-part deal

Fitch lifts expectations for Panama

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Rating agency gives the Central American nation a stable outlook on a better-than-expected economic recovery

Argentina arrives at 'reasonable' agreement with IMF

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF)

South American government agrees lower the deficit and reduce energy subsidies, but not cut public pensions or social programs, president says

HSBC weighs offer for Citibanamex

Economy & Policy Funds M&A

British bank is "looking at the opportunity," says CEO in Mexico

Chile's president-elect selects next finance minister

Economy & Policy People Chile

Gabriel Boric picks central bank head Mario Marcel to join the incoming cabinet