Buenos Aires to restructure $7.15 bln in international bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina's biggest province asks investors to agree to a grace period, longer maturities and lower coupons

Mexican banking sector displays resilience in crisis  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Coronavirus Loans

As the economy faces its sharpest drop since 1994, banks are expected to withstand short-term shocks, sources say

Argentina postpones payment on local bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government gains time to restructure $83 bln in external debt, sources say

AMLO calls for new 'Marshall Plan' for coronavirus recovery  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Mexican president says a support plan is needed for poor countries, rather than "predatory loans"

IMF could allocate SDRs for coronavirus response  

Coronavirus Latin America US

Fund needs to think "beyond" what it has to get short-term liquidity to emerging markets, managing director says

Fitch sees Avianca on verge of default

Debt Capital Markets Fixed Income

Rating agency cuts the Colombian airline to C after deferred debt payments

IDB Invest funds fintech loans  

Loans Funds Debt

Multilateral lender puts $50 mln into a credit fund from Victory Park Capital

US senators seek delay to June 1 start of USMCA  

Economy & Policy Regulation Canada

Bipartisan group says coronavirus puts added pressure on businesses to comply with rules by start date

Health crisis slows Argentine debt restructuring

Asset Management Bonds Debt

As a self-imposed deadline passes, analysts say the government cannot keep dipping into reserves to make bond payments

Eneva presses ahead with AES Tietê deal  

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian power generation company says it is continuing takeover talks ahead of the April 30 deadline

US senators seek delay to June 1 start of USMCA deal  

Economy & Policy Regulation Canada

Bipartisan group of senators say coronavirus putting added pressure on businesses to comply with rules by start date

IDB prints SDB benchmark in volatile market  

Bonds Asset Management Debt

DC-based development bank doubles the size of the offering to $2 bln to meet demand

Klabin acquires International Paper assets in Brazil  

M&A Equity Brazil

Brazilian paper company agrees to spend $64 mln for its US rival's local corrugated packaging business

LatAm execs find benefits of working in quarantine

People Coronavirus Brazil

From increased focus and efficiency to a better work-life balance, some workers are discovering a silver lining to self-isolation

VeriTran makes move into US market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Argentina US

Argentine digital payments company also sees growing role for online services during coronavirus crisis