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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

Colony Capital buys data centers in Brazil

M&A Telecoms Equity

US investment firm says it could make a billion-dollar business through future acquisitions in the region

Moody's downgrades five banks in Mexico

Capital Markets Debt Fixed Income

BBVA, Santander, Nafin and Bancomext get cut to Baa1 for their ties to the sovereign

Mexico sells $6 bln in bonds for coronavirus response

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer fields $28.5 bln in orders in a three-part deal after downgrades last week

Fitch downgrades Braskem Idesa

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rating agency cuts the Mexican petrochemical company on higher risks from a supply contract with Pemex

Moody's cuts IEnova, puts negative outlook on Fermaca

Capital Markets Fixed Income Energy

Midstream companies pay for their ties to state-owned entities Pemex and CFE, according to rating agency

Argentina opens bond swap

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Federal government asks bondholders to exchange $65 bln in outstanding notes by May 8 in its restructuring offer

Guatemala stuffs order books in bond return  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer receives more than $8 bln in orders in a two-part deal that raises $1.2 bln for COVID-19 response

TPG takes over transmission line from Eletrobras

M&A Equity Energy

US private equity firm's local subsidiary Evoltz spends $44 mln for full control of MTE in Manaus

IDB prints largest SDB deal  

Asset Management Bonds Capital Markets

DC-based development bank raises $4.25 bln for a $12 bln lending program in its second sale of dollar-denominated sustainable bonds this year

AES Tietê asks Eneva to make better offer

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian renewable energy company says a revised proposal could include a cash buyout for shareholders

Buenos Aires province schedules restructuring announcement

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina's largest province is likely to ask for a long grace period and discounts on $7.15 bln in debt

Idesa sweetens swap for bondholders

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Mexican petrochemical company offers to increase the coupon on new 2026 notes after two years

Argentina's restructuring offer could push it to default  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Analysts say bondholders may reject the proposal, but add there is still leeway for negotiations

Mexico and Pemex credit ratings cut by Moody's and Fitch  

Capital Markets Fixed Income Energy

Fitch Ratings also downgrades CFE, IEnova and Cometa following the recent cut in Mexico's sovereign ratings