Economy & Policy

CIP funds first offshore wind farm in Colombia

Economy & Policy Funds Asset Management

Danish fund manager signs a $1 bln agreement with the Barranquilla city government to develop the 350 MW project

Petrobras feels pressure of higher prices

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Bolsonaro administration considers subsidies or a stabilization fund to keep fuel prices steady

CAF approves $1.3 bln in loans at annual meeting

International Financial Institutions CAF Economy & Policy

South American development bank funds the orange economy in Colombia as well as green projects Panama, waterworks in Paraguay and highways and schools in Panama

AMLO's electricity reforms could result in 'incalculable' costs

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

Cancelled power contracts could most affect the food, cement and steel industries, analyst says

Livent boosts investments to triple lithium production in Argentina

Argentina United States Economy & Policy

US company outlines plans to spend $1.1 bln to increase capacity to 60,000 tons

Argentine government pushes IMF program in Congress

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Debt

Economy Minister Guzmán says the country faces higher inflation and a slower economy without the deal

Flamengo president selected for Petrobras chair

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Bolsonaro ally Rodolfo Landim is expected to be confirmed on April 13

Mexico City to award rail contracts

Project & Infrastructure Finance Railroads Economy & Policy

Companies are vying for contracts valued at $57 mln as part of the $5 bln Mexico City-Toluca urban rail link

Pemex to invest in fertilizer plants

Economy & Policy Mexico Russia

Mexico's state-owned oil company plans to spend $300 mln to upgrade three facilities as prices rise and imports tumble, CEO says

IDB head hails LatAm resilience amid pandemic, war

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Andean

Mauricio Claver-Carone cites better-than-expected economic growth and sensible monetary policies, but fears high commodity prices could spur inflation

Argentina sends IMF deal to Congress

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Debt Loans

Government and fund also reach a staff-level agreement for a new loan program, a key to regaining access to the international financial markets

Aura Minerals seeks clarification on mining ban in Honduras

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Brazil-listed miner keeps the San Andrés gold mine open in spite of a recent ban on open-pit mining

IDB supports digital investments by SMEs in São Paulo

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

US-based development bank provides $195 mln in a 20-year loan to Desenvolve SP

Argentina expands currency swap with China

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Economy & Policy

Decision comes as new loan program with IMF is in the final stages of approval

Proposed energy reforms drag on Mexican economy

Economy & Policy Europe Mexico

Other sectors, including farming and tourism, are showing positive signs of growth for the second quarter, according to CEO of HSBC México