Brazil's Itaú names Pimentel head of LatAm region

People Argentina Paraguay

Pimentel will oversee bank operations in Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay from Brazil.

Paraguay plans bond market return

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Sovereign issuer could issue $400 mln in new notes to fund a post-coronavirus recovery

Navios Logistics arranges private debt sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Uruguayan shipping company looks to sell $500 mln to redeem old notes and repay loan

LATAM lands DIP financing  

Loans Debt Regulation

Chilean airlines gets $900 mln from three shareholders as it files for bankruptcy protection in a US court

IDB approves loans for Argentina, Ecuador and Paraguay  

Debt Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Regional development bank grants $970 mln in financing to bolster healthcare in the three countries during the coronavirus pandemic

IDB contributes to Paraguay's coronavirus response  

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

DC-based development bank arranges $210 mln in financing to support low-income households and small businesses

Fonplata finds funding for coronavirus response  

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Bolivia-based development bank gets $130 mln from Uruguay's central bank to cover emergency loans

Paraguay comes to bond market for coronavirus funding  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer raises $1 bln for an emergency spending plan worth close to 4% of GDP

Marfrig makes a move for meatpacker in Paraguay

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Brazilian food company is reportedly in talks to buy FrigoNorte and enter a new market

Mercosur eyes more trade deals

Economy & Policy Regulation Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

More agreements would drive economic growth, spur investment and widen access to financing, trade bloc officials say

Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay vie to lead IDB

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Lead contenders spoke on the same panel at a forum sponsored by Fonplata and LatinFinance

Paraguay’s ANDE presses ahead with cross-border bond debut

Paraguay Latin America Debt

Electric grid operator to be first of the country's quasi-sovereign entities to tap international investors

Latin American bond sales surge in January

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Issuers front-load for the year as uncertainty around US elections and low rates help fuel refinancing boom

Paraguay's Telecel reopens notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Millicom subsidiary adds $250 mln to its 2027 bonds and lowers the yield by more than 100 bps

Paraguay adds to 2050 notes in bond return

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer receives $3.5 bln in orders for $450 mln addition to long-term paper