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Brazil ushers in reserve-based lending

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Trident and Karoon sign the first such loans in the country to buy upstream assets from Petrobras

Questions surround Avianca bond swap

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

United and Kingsland have not said how many investors have to participate to unlock a $200m loan

Mexico cuts rates for first time in five years

Economy & Policy Capital Markets Bonds

Banxico lowers the policy rate to 8% on lower inflation and slower economic growth

Riverwood leads fifth fundraising round for RD

Funds Equity Brazil

US private equity firm and existing shareholders put $50m into the Brazilian online marketing firm

Mutuo borrows to buy CNG cars

Loans Debt Mexico

Mexican vehicle leasing company secures up to $100m from Crayhill

Avianca announces bond swap

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian airline asks to exchange $550m in 2020 notes for 2023 bonds

Investors grapple with Argentine 'riddle' as fears of default return

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Capital Markets

IMF could ask for Argentina to restructure its debt before disbursing the next loan installment, sources say

Medifarma gets dual-currency loan

Loans Debt Peru

Peruvian pharmaceutical company receives $95m in dollars and soles from six banks

Toro talks to US investors

Funds Equity Brazil

Brazilian fintech looks to raise $100m in funding to reach 2m clients by 2022

Telecom ends up short in buyback

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine telecom repurchases $34m in 2021 notes, far from the $250m target

IFC reviews requests to fund more SME loans

Loans Brazil Caribbean

Multilateral lender could provide $41m to RED Asset in Brazil and $20m to Sogebank in Haiti

IDB Invest lends to factoring firm

Loans Structured Finance Chile

Multilateral lenders arranges a $25m revolver to fund Eurocapital's operations in Chile and Peru

Paul Hastings hires in Brazil

People Capital Markets M&A

Jonathan Kellner helms the law firm's São Paulo office and M&A practice, while David Flechner joins the capital markets team

Unifin places private notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexican financial services firm completes a $200m deal after a $450m bond sale in July

JBS fills buyback

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bondholders offer $862m in 2023 and 2024 notes in the Brazilian meatpacker's latest liability management exercise