Economy & Policy

Argentina sets up fund for small business loans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Loans

Banco Credicoop will use the $139 mln fund to offer microloans to MSMEs

Mexico willing to help Pemex with debt payments

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Finance minister also says the government will make greater use of multilateral credit lines for infrastructure investments

Mexico to 'complement' infrastructure spending with PPPs

Project & Infrastructure Finance ESG Economy & Policy

Finance ministry plans to turn to multilateral lenders and ESG-certified investors to finance projects

Argentina mulls $10 bln LNG project

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Argentina

Target is to start exporting liquefied natural gas from Vaca Muerta in 2026 as global demand rises

Raízen plans to open biomethane plant next year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

Raízen Geo Biogás signs long-term purchase agreements with Norwegian fertilizer company Yara and German carmaker Volkswagen

Port of Santos aims to award concession by year end

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Port authority CEO admits an auction could face delays, but he says the process is "irreversible"

Banxico to offer digital currency in 2025

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

Mexico joins Peru and Brazil in developing a digital currency in Latin America

IEASA to auction gas pipeline in May

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy Gas

Argentine state energy company is pushing ahead with the $3.4 bln project, the largest in the country

Pemex resumes making own debt payments

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Mexico's state-owned oil company pays cash to redeem $1.1 bln in euro-denominated bonds and faces another $4 bln in payments this year

AMLO promises to review lithium concessions

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

Mexico will look at the contracts granted by previous administrations after the lower house of Congress passes a bill to nationalize the industry

Furnas to fund investments, debt payments with new loans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Loans

Eletrobras subsidiary plans to borrow $536 mln from Banco do Brasil and Itaú

Argentina lines up employment training loan

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Loans

Government plans to borrow $250 mln from IBRD to fund job training programs

AMLO moves to nationalize lithium

Economy & Policy Mexico Energy

Mexican president says the government is forming a company to manage the industry as the price of lithium has increased tenfold over two years

Argentina gains access to IMF fund

International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF) Funds

South American government is allowed to tap $1.3 bln in financing to confront climate change and COVID-19

Petrobras confirms new CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Brazil's state-owned oil company appoints José Mauro Coelho to replace Joaquim Luna e Silva