Latin America

Latin America's burgeoning asset management industry taken down a notch  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

US mutual funds with LatAm mandate see AUM cut more than 50% in Q1

Honduras authorizes additional $2.5 billion in debt to help fight pandemic  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Vote in the Honduran Congress allows debt to hit 55% of GDP

FACTBOX 4/3/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE 4/3: Dominican Republic to start cash transfers to 1.5 million families at a cost of RD$17 billion ($314 million)

S&P downgrades Invepar on refinancing risks

Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt Coronavirus

Ratings agency casts doubts the Brazilian infrastructure investor can pay off $261 mln in debentures next year

Bogotá looks to bond market, multilateral lenders for COVID-19 funding  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Colombia's capital city has room to take on additional debt, finance secretary says

BNDES approves Engie loan

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

French utility company gets $236 mln from Brazil's national development bank for wind power projects

Echo Energy defaults on bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina-focused oil company is one of the first victims in the country of crude price plunge

Brazilian issuers turn to short-term sales

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Ultrapar, Ipiranga and Light all line up debt deals with one-year maturities

Chilean central bank says unconventional measures to fight COVID-19 possible  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bank president says will use “expansive power” to secure credit for business, households

FACTBOX 4/2/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE 4/2: Chile cuts rates; Mexico participates in US dollar swap

Eletrobras puts off privatization plans until 2021  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Coronavirus outbreak postpones an auction planned for this year and may impact price, board member says

Investors flee emerging markets in March in record numbers  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

EM debt and equity markets see record-breaking outflow in March of $83.3 bln, IIF says

Promigas prepares to borrow

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Colombian gas company plans to get $37 mln and act as guarantor for $31 million in loans to subsidiary

Local pension funds largest net buyers in Colombian stock market

Asset Management Capital Markets Equity

Foreign investors account for 43% of sales on the BVC in March

Petrobras issues teaser for pipeline stake

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Brazil's state-owned oil company also calls for binding offers for two oil fields in the Santos Basin