Economy & Policy

FACTBOX 8/7/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Uruguay's central bank adjusts monetary policy instruments in the face of the pandemic

Bahamas borrows $200 mln from IDB

Loans Economy & Policy Bahamas

Caribbean nation receives 20-year funding to help SMEs and develop the "blue economy"

FACTBOX 8/6/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Brazil's central bank cuts benchmark rate to a record low of 2% to boost pandemic-scarred economy

Mibanco feels the impact of COVID-19  

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Peruvian small business lender faces difficulties but has support from parent company BCP, Moody's says

FACTBOX 8/4/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: IDB grants a $43 mln loan for coronavirus cases in Nicaragua

FACTBOX 8/3/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Colombia's central bank cuts interest rates to boost an economy hobbled by the pandemic

Argentina hints at extending restructuring talks

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Economy Minister Guzmán repeats that offer is "final," but leaves room for negotiations beyond August 4

INTERVIEW: Minerva lines up first VC investment

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Latin America

Brazilian meatpacker plans to spend $30 mln for stakes in startups in agtech, food retail and alternative proteins, CFO says

FACTBOX 7/31/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Banconal sets up $1 bln in 10-year bonds after deferring or restructuring 11% of loans during the pandemic

Ecuador rebuffs legal challenge to restructuring  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Lawsuit from Contrarian and GMO could curtail any economic recovery from COVID-19, government says

FACTBOX 7/30/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Bank of America improves Brazil's 2020 GDP forecast to -5.77% on upside surprise in economic activity

Chile dismisses Codelco privatization

Economy & Policy M&A Chile

Recently appointed chief of staff says selling the state-owned copper company is not on the agenda

Petrobras opens bidding for Alagoas oil fields

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned oil company is selling E&P rights for seven concessions in the northeastern state

FACTBOX 7/29/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19 (1)  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: BBVA grants $200 mln loan to CAF for COVID-19 assistance programs

Petrobras pays off part of loan

M&A Economy & Policy Debt

Brazil's state-owned oil company also issues teasers for an exploratory block in Colombia