Economy & Policy

Petrobras maps exit from fuel distribution business

Capital Markets Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's state-owned oil company approves the sale of its remaining 37.5% stake in BR Distribuidora

FACTBOX 8/28/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Chile creates an agency to support SMEs not in the government's COVID-19 relief program

Argentina starts formal negotiations with IMF

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Sovereign issuer will seek a new program with the multilateral lender to help economy recover from a deep crisis

FACTBOX 8/26/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Dominican Republic modifies budget proposal to include pandemic-related funding through December

Petrobras teases Potiguar concessions

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy M&A

Brazil's state-owned oil company is selling 26 onshore and offshore blocks in Rio Grande do Norte

FACTBOX 8/25/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Paraguay holds interest rates at 0.75%

BNDES begins studies for Correios privatization

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Politics

Brazil's national development bank selects a consortium to determine the alternatives for the privatization model

INTERVIEW: Bermuda gets ahead of COVID-19 costs  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Island government has enough funds to last two years, finance minister says

FACTBOX 8/24/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Brazil spends another $569 mln to buy medical supplies for the pandemic

Banconal borrows support for local lenders

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Panamanian state-owned bank secures $510 mln with a MIGA guarantee to lend to banks and SMEs

FEATURE: Politics weigh on Ecuador's restructuring efforts  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Divisive political landscape also jeopardizes long-term prospects for the economy and debt, analysts say

Power sector could reactivate project finance in LatAm

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Bonds

Infrastructure projects could take advantage of low interest rates to refinance debt in the bond market, according to MUFG

Fitch downgrades Chaco on missed bond payment

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine province falls to a C rating with "insufficient liquidity" to service debt in 2020

FACTBOX 8/21/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Colombia rolls out a $26 bln investment program to help the economy recover from the pandemic

IIF sees few financing options for El Salvador

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

IMF could help the Central American country fill a $483 mln gap this year, trade group says