Colombia

S&P cuts Mexico, Pemex on coronavirus, oil prices

Bonds Capital Markets Mexico

Rating agency also downgrades Trinidad & Tobago and puts a negative outlook on Colombia

GEB, Red Eléctrica close Argo acquisition  

M&A Energy Electricity

Colombian and Spanish buyers spend $670 mln for the power transmission company in Brazil

Colombia's quantitative easing seen as bold move by former ministers  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Measures are expected to keep local markets liquid, limited capital flight expected

Colombia offers cut-rate loans against coronavirus

Economy & Policy Loans Debt

Bancóldex and Findeter to provide financing at subsidized rates; government forms new emergency fund

Azul looks for new loan

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian airline also says it is negotiating new payment plans as it cuts capacity by 90%

CCECC picks banks for Regiotram financing

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Chinese builder hires MUFG and Structure to arrange $300 mln in loans for the commuter rail concession in Bogotá

Grupo Aval funds BAC acquisition of Multibank

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian conglomerate will use the proceeds from a recent bond sale to pay for the Panamanian lender

Sacyr finances another 4G toll road in Colombia

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Spanish construction company secures $520 mln from FDN and eight international lenders for the Autopista Pamplona-Cúcuta

Emerging market outflows exceed $50 bln since outbreak

Funds Asset Management Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

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

Latin American markets provide no sanctuary to global market maelstrom  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Are capital controls far behind?

Ecopetrol subsidiary to begin restructuring

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Ethanol company Bioenergy gets permission from securities regulator Superfinanciera to start the process

GEB preps local debt deal in quiet market

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bogotá-based energy group aims to raise $335 mln after El Cóndor dials back its latest issue

LatAm issuers test resilience as local currencies fall

Asset Management Bonds Debt

International investors will demand higher yields to cover additional risk, but some corporate borrowers can turn to local bond markets, sources say

ISA acquires energy business in Peru

M&A Energy Electricity

Colombian state-owned holding company agrees to buy Orazul's local operations from US infrastructure investor I Squared

IDB reschedules annual meeting

Economy & Policy Latin America Colombia

DC-based development bank postpones events in Barranquilla until September