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Brazil central bank opens money spigot to support financial markets  

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Brazil’s Central Bank and BNDES offer financial support packages to counter COVID-19

Idesa asks to swap notes

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Mexican petrochemical company wants to exchange its 2020 paper for new 2026 bonds

Ecuador seeking emergency financing to help battle COVID-19  

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IMF says Ecuador will seek help through Rapid Financing Instrument

Argentina to press ahead with restructuring

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Economy minister calls coronavirus outbreak a hurdle and says the country must reach a deal on its external debt

Argentina swaps $4.8 bln in local notes

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Government had sought to extend the maturities on more than $8 billion, looking to get a financial breather during the coronavirus outbreak

Venezuelan opposition critical of Maduro’s $5 bln IMF plea  

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Opposition sees ulterior motives in Maduro's COVID-19 loan request

Argentina seeks to extend maturities on $7.9 bln in local bonds  

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Government wants time for foreign-law debt restructuring and extraordinary spending during COVID-19 crisis

Petrobras presses divestments forward after oil price plunge  

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Brazilian oil company may have to execute a u-turn, oil and gas specialists say

Emerging market outflows exceed $50 bln since outbreak

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Outflows are already twice as much as during the financial crisis of 2008, according to the IIF

Argentina officially delays restructuring offer  

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Government focuses first on trying to contain the spread of the coronavirus

Latin American markets provide no sanctuary to global market maelstrom  

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Are capital controls far behind?

EXCLUSIVE: Ecuador shoring up credit lines, coping with oil price drop - Deputy FinMin  

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Oil price drop will not stop March debt payment, negotiating with Chinese banks for credit line

Argentina may delay restructuring offer

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Government could postpone its plans in response to volatility in the financial markets

US-based LatAm equity funds see market value drop  

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LatAm-focused funds post net outflow of $45 mln, but market turmoil sink assets under management by $2.9 bln

Argentina stays on track with restructuring, president says

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Analysts warn that coronavirus fears and a plunge in oil prices could make it harder to reach a deal as investors look for quality