Economy & Policy

INTERVIEW: BNDES plans no new emergency lines next year

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian development bank expects to lend $28 bln to companies hit by the pandemic by the end of 2020, CEO says

Guatemala frees funds to pay bondholders

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American nation settles a dispute with TECO and regains access to US accounts before the end of grace period

Brazil cuts concession fees for four airports

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

ANAC reduces payments by $239 mln as passenger traffic plummets during the COVID-19 pandemic

CEEE plugs in capital increase

Debt Capital Markets Equity

Rio Grande do Sul state utility also transfers debt to a holding company as part of the privatization process

Panama sovereign credit rating cut to BBB by S&P Global  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Stable outlook for Panama based on expectation economy will recover at a solid pace, help stabilize public finances

Córdoba extends restructuring talks amid rising creditor discontent

Bonds Debt Asset Management

Argentine province sticks to terms as creditors claim some sub-sovereigns are acting in bad faith at the behest of the national government

Moody's dumps Belize deeper into junk territory  

Bonds Debt Economy & Policy

Central American nation's rating is cut to Caa3 from Caa1, outlook moves to stable from negative

Petrobras rolls out credit line for suppliers

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned oil company could provide $557 mln per month in financing for companies in its supply chain

Brazil plans changes to privatization program

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Efforts to sell off state-owned companies "did not go well" due to political issues, says economy minister

Peru sets historic rates in bond return

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer earns $4 bln for COVID-19 response in a three-part deal that includes its first-ever century notes

Argentina loosens capital controls for gas investments

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central bank says producers can buy dollars to pay off financing for increased production

FACTBOX 11/23/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: IMF approves $185 mln in emergency support for Nicaragua

IMF says Suriname asks for help alongside creditor talks

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Multilateral lender says it is engaged in "constructive and close dialogue" with the South American nation

Suriname creditors ask government for more time to review payment delay

Bonds Asset Management Debt

Investors cite short time period for government's request as impediment to working toward smooth negotiations

Argentina's oil investments lag despite huge potential

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

A lack of financing and access to dollars is keeping a lid on development, Pan American CEO says