Economy & Policy

Argentina and creditors detail new debt proposals; Government warns challenges remain  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Talks continue with creditors to restructure $66 billion in debts after one counteroffer was rejected

FACTBOX 5/28/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: CAF sells $768 mln in social bonds for coronavirus treatment and economic recovery programs

CAF sells first social bonds in euros  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Latin American development bank raises $770 mln to cover emergency loans during the coronavirus pandemic

Rumo renews railroad concession

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Regulation

Brazilian logistics company agrees to invest more than $1 bln to extend the Malha Paulista contract by 30 years

Minas Gerais starts Copasa sale

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation

State government authorizes national development bank BNDES to conduct studies on privatizing the water company

FACTBOX 5/27/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Dominica announces 1% interest loans to small businesses to help reboot the economy

Fitch lists Argentina in default, but bonds rally on talk of restructuring progress  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rating agency issues a downgrade after the country fails to make an interest payment on May 22

Buenos Aires province delays deadline on restructuring offer

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Provincial government gives creditors until June 5 to decide on a $7.15 bln proposal as its fiscal accounts worsen during the COVID-19 pandemic

FACTBOX 5/26/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Mexican government lines up $13.5 billion in loans to reactivate the economy

OECD calls for billions in funding to fight COVID-19 in LatAm  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Politics

Health, education, infrastructure and tax deficits are undermining the region's response to the pandemic, secretary-general says

LatinFinance launches 2020 Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

New nominations system unveiled; modified awards program due to COVID-19 pandemic

Argentina investors unfazed at restructuring extension  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

With until June 2 to reach a deal, attention shifts to how much Argentina may cede, with some observers optimistic and others not so much

FACTBOX 5/22/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Dominican Republic gets $22 mln from France's AFD

IMF, Argentina do not have a timeline for fund-supported program  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

IMF says it sees willingness on both sides in restructuring talks to continue discussions

AMLO to defend rules for Mexican wind farms in court  

Asset Management Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Moody's says the new rules are a credit negative