Economy & Policy

ENDE secures solar farm financing

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Bolivia's state-owned power company gets commitments from AFP and EIB for the 50 MW Oruro II

Bolivia approves healthcare loans

Loans Economy & Policy Bolivia

Lower house approves $323m in loans to build or repair 23 hospitals

Uncertainty stalls Mexican IPOs

Equity IPO Economy & Policy

Equity market waits for more clarity on the government's economic policies, source says

Caixa outlines asset sales

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned savings bank will unload four subsidiaries through share sales in São Paulo and New York

Citgo could save PDVSA bondholders

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Investors could take stakes in the US refiner if Venezuela's state-owned oil company defaults on its 2020 notes, sources say

Petrobras unloads US refinery

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

Brazil's state-owned energy company sells the Pasadena facility to Chevron for $350m

Chile raises rates

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Central bank increases the benchmark by 25bp to 3% on improving economic growth

Mexico lightens Pemex's tax load

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Government plans to free up $580m per year for increased investments and production

Ecuador pays double digits on new notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer sells $1bn in 10-year bonds at 10.75% but does not rule out going to China or the IMF for additional funds

Colombia funds infrastructure program

Funds Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

Finance ministry and Findeter outline $428m in investments in water and energy projects, among others

Vale falls after dam disaster

Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation Politics

Brazilian mining company halts dividend payments as share prices shed a quarter of their value

Project finance bankers prepare for pickup in Mexico

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Infrastructure pipeline could get going again in the second quarter, source says

Colombia fields heavy orders in bond return

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Orders approach $12bn on the third sovereign offering this year

LatAm loans seen surging in first quarter

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Renewed confidence in Brazil stokes hopes for syndicated loans this year, source says

San Juan seeks financing for water project

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

Argentine province will raise external funding for a new $200m water supply system