International Financial Institutions

IDB supports larger role for private sector amid talks of capital increase

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Regions

Mauricio Claver-Carone sees a "great opportunity" as the development bank retools its private sector affiliate IDB Invest

IDB Invest issues first SOFR notes

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IDB Invest International Financial Institutions

IDB's private sector affiliate sells $300 mln worth of two-year bonds to complete its fundraising plans for the first quarter this year

Argentina picks up project financing from Middle East

International Financial Institutions Project & Infrastructure Finance Water & Sewage

Arab development funds to finance $1 bln in infrastructure projects this year and next

CAF to issue bonds in 'main markets'

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy CAF Bonds

South American development bank plans to raise $3.5 bln before the end of the year, says head of capital markets

Argentina-IMF loan program advances to upper house

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

Bond prices surge after approval in the lower house, even as leftist wing of ruling coalition votes against the bill

IDB backs economic reforms in Suriname

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) International Financial Institutions Loans

US-based development also grants $260 mln for transmission lines in Paraguay and $100 mln to address the COVID-19 pandemic in Jamaica

Argentine Congress starts debating IMF deal

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

Bill goes to the floor of the lower house as the ruling coalition comes to a consensus with the opposition

IDB Invest underwrites first sustainable bond sale in Ecuador

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

IDB's private sector affiliate fully subscribes to a $50 mln deal by local lender Produbanco

CAF approves $1.3 bln in loans at annual meeting

International Financial Institutions CAF Economy & Policy

South American development bank funds the orange economy in Colombia as well as green projects Panama, waterworks in Paraguay and highways and schools in Panama

Argentine government pushes IMF program in Congress

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Debt

Economy Minister Guzmán says the country faces higher inflation and a slower economy without the deal

YPF may tap banks, local bond market for financing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) CAF

Argentine state-backed energy company plans to cover most of a $3.7 bln investment plan this year with cash flow

IDB head hails LatAm resilience amid pandemic, war

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Andean

Mauricio Claver-Carone cites better-than-expected economic growth and sensible monetary policies, but fears high commodity prices could spur inflation

Argentina sends IMF deal to Congress

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Debt Loans

Government and fund also reach a staff-level agreement for a new loan program, a key to regaining access to the international financial markets

IDB supports digital investments by SMEs in São Paulo

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

US-based development bank provides $195 mln in a 20-year loan to Desenvolve SP

Argentina expands currency swap with China

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Economy & Policy

Decision comes as new loan program with IMF is in the final stages of approval