Economy & Policy

Brazil calls off Fortaleza port concession auction

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Regulation

Coronavirus outbreak begins to have an impact on infrastructure investment plans

Ecuador seeking emergency financing to help battle COVID-19  

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

IMF says Ecuador will seek help through Rapid Financing Instrument

Mexico outlines local bond program for second quarter

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Government cuts Mbono and Udibono sales by more than half

Oil prices below LatAm production costs spurs cuts and assurances  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

How long prices remain depressed could result in an industry facelift

Argentina eyes five-year deferment for IMF debt payments  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

President Fernández reiterates that the government cannot pay off debt until the economy recovers from a worsening recession

Brazil central bank opens money spigot to support financial markets  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazil’s Central Bank and BNDES offer financial support packages to counter COVID-19

Ecuador seeking emergency financing to help battle COVID-19  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

IMF says Ecuador will seek help through Rapid Financing Instrument

Invepar negotiates standstill agreements

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Brazilian infrastructure investor looks to hold off debt payments as coronavirus outbreak restricts travel

Argentina to press ahead with restructuring

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Economy minister calls coronavirus outbreak a hurdle and says the country must reach a deal on its external debt

IDB grants loan to Barbados

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

Development bank supplies $80 mln for the government's Roofs to Reefs program

CAF lends to BBVA in Mexico

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

South American development bank also receives $160 mln from France's AFD to fight global warming

Argentina goes on lockdown to stem coronavirus spread

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy People

President Fernández orders people stay at home, warns that the economy will suffer

Argentina swaps $4.8 bln in local notes

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government had sought to extend the maturities on more than $8 billion, looking to get a financial breather during the coronavirus outbreak

LatAm 2020 economic recovery 'will not happen' – IMF  

Economy & Policy Capital Markets Debt

Expectations ratcheted down by IMF, banks as COVID-19 rates rise in region

Coronavirus outbreak puts brakes on project finance  

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Lenders focus on reviewing their portfolios and providing short-term liquidity, rather than drumming up new deals