Economy & Policy

Panama preps first Euroclearable notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer looks to foreign investors to fill up a possible $750m bond sale, source says

Norway drops LatAm bonds

Funds Asset Management Bonds

Sovereign wealth fund excludes Chilean and Mexican notes from its benchmark index

Banks compete for TAG loans

M&A Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

France's Engie needs reais and dollars to finance the $8.6bn acquisition of a natural gas pipeline in Brazil

Mexico meets Japanese investors

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Finance ministry "deepens the dialogue" with bond buyers in a non-deal roadshow coordinated by SMBC

Banco do Brasil plots Neoenergia exit

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

State-owned lender intends to sell its stake during the local power company's IPO in the first half of the year

Mexico resets euro benchmark

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer covers its external financing needs for 2019 with a two-part deal for $2.8bn

Guatemalan Congress endorses CABEI loan

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Politics

Lawmakers vote to get $120m in financing for construction work at USAC

Petrobras revives Liquigás sale

M&A Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's state-owned energy company has hired Santander to find a buyer for its LPG distribution unit

Rumo wins rail concession in Brazil

Project & Infrastructure Finance M&A Economy & Policy

Curitiba-based logistics firm bids $696m to take the 30-year contract for a 1,500km stretch of the Ferrovia Norte-Sul

USMCA deal close to approval, says Mexico trade negotiator

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Mexico

Free-trade treaty will pave the way for huge investments in Mexico, Jesús Seade says

Colombia fine tunes financing for renewables

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Economy & Policy

FDN could provide liquidity lines to cover any financing shortfalls, CEO says

FDN starts search for new CEO

People Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans

Clemente del Valle leaves his post at the head of the Colombian development bank on April 12

OECD's Ángel Gurría sees need for more structural reform in Latin America

Economy & Policy People Funds

Latin America needs 5% economic growth over a generation to catch up to more developed countries, says the OECD's secretary general

Brazil's central bank policies encourage fintech startups

Economy & Policy IPO M&A

Former central bank president Ilan Goldfajn implemented more accommodative regulations to foster fintech innovation

Inverted yield curve threatens LatAm bonds

Economy & Policy Fixed Income Capital Markets

Fears of a coming recession could convince investors to ignore LatAm issuers and put their money in US Treasury notes, source says