Economy & Policy

Agrofina tests bond market after election

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine agribusiness aims to offer up to $20 million in dollar-denominated bonds to local investors this week

Cofide sells first sustainable bonds in Peru

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian development bank issues $30 mln in three-year notes after receiving almost $60 mln in orders

Chilean president names new cabinet, seeks to quell protests

Economy & Policy Politics Regulation

Piñera appoints Ignacio Briones to replace Felipe Larraín as Finance Minister, among other changes

Argentina's next president faces a rough road to restructuring

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Alberto Fernández will seek a quick, market-friendly solution, but may have to ask bondholders to take a haircut

CAF finances transit project in Brazil

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

South American development bank provides $42 mln for a BRT line in the city of Contagem

Arauco prices two-part bond deal

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Chilean pulp producer sells $1 bln in 10- and 30-year notes to fund a bond buyback and expansion plans

Chubut sells notes ahead of presidential election

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina's southern oil-producing province raises more funds than expected before a potential tightening in access to capital markets

Argentina accepts IDB loan for roadworks

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Central government takes $300m from the multilateral lender to fund a federal highway program

Argentina borrows from state entities to pay debts

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Government raises $543m from a state-owned bank and the social security system to abate default concerns

Mexico's development banks have room to increase lending, S&P says

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

Nafin, Banobras and Bancomext could expand their loan books by $20bn, according to the rating agency

Bolivia's political uncertainty could dampen investment

Politics Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Alleged irregularities in Sunday's presidential election unnerve investors, analysts say

Colombian tax reform faces setback

Economy & Policy Regulation Politics

Constitutional court strikes down the 2018 law, but gives the government time to submit a new bill

Barbados reaches debt restructuring deal with creditors

Asset Management Capital Markets Bonds

Government comes to an agreement with investors at the World Bank/IMF meetings in Washington DC

Mexico wants to give Pemex breathing room

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Finance Minister Arturo Herrera highlights long-term economic constraints that the AMLO administration is seeking to remove

Mexico investigates bookrunners for collusion

Regulation Bonds Capital Markets

Antitrust agency Cofece notifies "various" banks of a probe into price fixing of debt securities issued by the government