Economy & Policy

Barbados reaches debt restructuring deal with creditors

Asset Management Capital Markets Bonds

Government comes to an agreement with investors at the World Bank/IMF meetings in Washington DC

Mexico wants to give Pemex breathing room

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Finance Minister Arturo Herrera highlights long-term economic constraints that the AMLO administration is seeking to remove

Mexico investigates bookrunners for collusion

Regulation Bonds Capital Markets

Antitrust agency Cofece notifies "various" banks of a probe into price fixing of debt securities issued by the government

Eletrobras unveils massive share sale

Equity Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's state-owned power company could raise up to $2.4bn in a follow-on offering as the federal government turns advances into equity

Ecuador protests unlikely to spoil bond plans

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

IMF is also expected to keep a $4.2bn bailout in place as President Moreno reaches an agreement with indigenous leaders to stop two weeks of unrest

São Paulo state signs transit loan

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

State government receives $296m from the South American development bank CAF for a 7.7km monorail in the capital city

IDB finances crime prevention in Peru

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

DC-based development bank provides $40m for police training through the Barrio Seguro public safety program

Paraguay seeks banks to finance highways

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Economy & Policy

MOPC lines up three projects with $900m in estimated investments

Brazil auctions offshore oil blocks

Economy & Policy Energy Gas

Federal government earns more than $2bn from selling E&P concessions to 10 companies from nine countries

Moody's puts Yucatán a step below investment grade

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Rating agency assigns the state a Ba1, citing a manageable debt load, reliable revenue streams and relatively high GDP growth

IDB targets Japanese investors with next sustainable bonds

Asset Management Bonds Debt

DC-based development bank could carry out a private placement before the end of the year, according to the head of funding

Eletrobras considers capitalizing government advances

Debt Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian state-owned power company could convert $976m in loans into capital after government backs away from plans to invest $855m

Costa Rica to launch bill for new sovereign bond

Bonds Asset Management Debt

Central American nation already on tap for $1.5 billion issue this month

P3s in Latin America hoped for but remain elusive

Asset Management Bonds Capital Markets

Public Private Partnerships are perpetually thought of as positive structures for society, but financing or regulation hurdles scupper them.

FDN hopes to attract new investors amidst renewables push

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Colombian development bank expects better incentives to favor more international investors in upcoming October 22 auction