Economy & Policy

Brazil tops China's global FDI flows

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

China's FDI to Brazil returned to its pre-pandemic levels in 2021 despite frosty political relations

IFC banks on a greener Brazil

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Loans

World Bank arm lent a record $4.3 bln to Brazil in fiscal year 2021-22, much of it climate-related

Chile lands $18.5 bln flexible credit line

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy Loans

IMF approves two-year credit line to help country face global risks

Unifin forms restructuring committee

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Mexican non-bank lender prepares to negotiate with creditors and find possible investors

Chile, Honduras join CAF

International Financial Institutions CAF Economy & Policy

Two nations become the newest shareholders in the Latin American development bank

Brazilian fintechs hungry for cash, hoping for better days

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Funds

Firms have struggled to raise funds and the sector appears headed for consolidation, says head of ABFintechs

YPF, Tianqi sign lithium pact

Project & Infrastructure Finance Argentina China

Argentine and Chinese state-owned companies agree to develop a new lithium mine

Lula vows to bring foreign investors but rejects privatization

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Brazil's left-leaning presidential candidate says he can persuade investors to come, but he rules out sales of state-owned companies

Argentina appoints deputy economy minister

Economy & Policy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Gabriel Rubinstein becomes the top economist in the Fernández administration

Cresud, Barragán find demand for bonds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Argentine agribusiness and power generator tap local market for financing, but there is still not enough to go around, source says

Argentina seeks to build up local capital markets

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions CAF

New investment options will be launched as the government halts borrowing from the central bank, economy minister says

Guedes hints at private pension reform

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Brazil's economy minister says he would like to stay on if President Jair Bolsonaro is re-elected in October

Aena wins Congonhas airport concession

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

Spanish airport operator Aena offers a 230% premium to take a 30-year contract for the airport in São Paulo

Costa Rica pitches sale of state banks

Economy & Policy Debt M&A

President Rodrigo Chaves proposes privatizing two banks and an insurance company to cut public debt

Citibanamex sale 'continues,' AMLO says

Economy & Policy M&A Mexico

Mexican president adds that "there is no basis" for the courts to halt a deal