Economy & Policy

Andrade Gutierrez settles corruption charges

Economy & Policy Regulation Project & Infrastructure Finance

Brazilian engineering company agrees to pay $380m in fines for bribing government officials and breaking anti-corruption laws

Boeing, Embraer forge "unique" tie-up

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazilian and US aircraft manufacturers finalize the terms of a proposed $5.26bn joint venture

China backs Argentine highway PPP

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

CCA and Green secure at least $1bn in financing to build a 538km toll road in the provinces of Buenos Aires and La Pampa

LatAm M&A prepares to pick up in 2019

M&A Economy & Policy Brazil

Deal flow could rise around 10% next year, pushed by more deals in Brazil, Chile and Colombia

Venezuela's bondholders retain counsel

Debt Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Creditors' group hires Cleary Gottlieb after waiting more than a year to receive payments

Mexcat bondholders reject amended buyback

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Investor group says the new terms do not compensate for the loss of passenger fees from Benito Juárez airport

Mexico to build refinery without banks

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

AMLO administration will fund the $8bn project with the federal budget but it may have to get loans for later investments

Brazil holds rates

Economy & Policy Loans Capital Markets

Copom keeps Selic at 6.5% in its last meeting before Jair Bolsonaro becomes president

Paraguay approaches investment grade

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Fitch upgrades the country to BB+, citing fiscal discipline and resistance to external shocks

M&A sets for surge in Brazil

M&A Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

"Attractive" valuations could spur more cross-border transactions in 2019, a source says

Investors grow in opposition to Mexico City airport bond buyback

Bonds Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Group now represents more than half of the $6bn in outstanding notes, law firm says

IDB lends to BH healthcare

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Multilateral agency provides $56m for public services in the Brazilian city

Odebrecht reaches plea deal in Peru

Economy & Policy Debt M&A

Brazilian conglomerate agrees to provide testimony about politicians accused of taking bribes

Eletrobras auctions another unit

M&A Brazil Economy & Policy

Oliveira Energia and Atem promise to invest $125m and take on $560m in debt for Amazonas Energia

FDN acquires Epsa's green bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian development bank buys $22m in 10-year notes issued to finance the construction of four solar farms