Economy & Policy

Mexico outlines fundraising plans for next year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Federal government plans to raise $181 bln in local and international markets to refinance debt for Pemex, CFE and state-run development banks

Congress passes logistics reforms in Brazil

Economy & Policy Brazil Commerce

Lawmakers allow foreign shipping lines to operate between local ports and also permit private companies to run railroad spurs

Brazil's Guedes tells IMF to hit the road

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Brazil

Economy minister claims he ordered the IMF to shutter the office in Brasília, but the fund says it was a mutual decision

Fitch improves outlook for Uruguay

Fitch Ratings Revision Economy & Policy

Rating agency cites the South American country's "fiscal resilience" during the COVID-19, thanks to higher tax revenues and lower borrowing costs

FDI, M&A could shield Brazil from recession

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy IPO

A favorable exchange rate is encouraging foreign investors to buy assets in Latin America's largest economy, sources say

IDB approves five new sustainable loans

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Economy & Policy

US-based development bank grants $1.8 bln in financing, including $1.2 bln for rural development in Brazil and $300 mln for loans through Fonplata

Brazil prepares for more rate hikes

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Central bank is expected to raise the benchmark Selic to 9.25% on Wednesday with more increases anticipated for next year

Argentina’s eventual deal with IMF is first step

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Credit Ratings

South America's second largest economy faces a long and painful journey to return to international capital markets, expert says

Brazilian companies to hunt for funding alternatives

Economy & Policy Debt Debenture

Corporate borrowers may rely more on banks and bonds as the stock market flounders under a sluggish economy and rising inflation

BBVA to double ESG financing in Mexico

Economy & Policy Bonds Funds

Spanish bank plans to arrange $2.3 bln in funding for sustainable projects next year

TMSourcing to raise funds for railroad projects

Economy & Policy Funds Central America

Mexican financial services company aims to attract $9.2 bln over the next four years through a new SPV, chairman says

Argentina insists on flexibility to pay IMF

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy Debt

Central bank governor calls for more leeway to pay off $45 bln in debt with the multilateral lender

Petrobras to complete most refinery sales next year

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

Trade and investment promotion agency Apex-Brasil expects 80% of the assets will be sold by end of 2022

AMLO picks new central bank governor

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

Mexican president names Victoria Rodríguez as the first woman to lead Banxico

Mexico not expected to draw from IMF credit line

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Funds

Mexico has no need to tap a $50 bln FCL because it has enough reserves to face a crisis, analyst says