Venezuela

CAF issues first green bonds in euros

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

South American development bank receives €1.2 billion in orders for €750 million in seven-year notes

Investors ask US government to lift collateral restrictions on PDVSA bonds

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Bondholders say the state-owned oil company's ad-hoc board, appointed by opposition leader Juan Guaidó, must change its approach to renegotiate the debt

PDVSA ad-hoc board sues bondholders

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Opposition-aligned directors, appointed by Juan Guiadó, ask a US court to declare the state-owned oil company's 2020 notes null and void

CAF to finance Uruguay's first schools PPP

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

South American development bank will provide $60m to build 59 kindergartens and preschools

CAF lines up issue for Uruguayan railroad

Capital Markets Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

South American development bank aims to raise $350m for the $1.1bn Ferrocarril Central

IDB bars Odebrecht unit

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation

Development bank prohibits the construction division CNO from participating in IDB-financed projects for six years

Viewpoint: What to watch in the weeks ahead

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazil's lackluster economy and green bond activity are among the developments to watch

Amherst Pierpont hires LatAm strategist

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets Debt

Siobahn Morden will draft the US broker dealer's investment strategy for Latin American sovereign debt

CAF sets up green bond in euros

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

South American development bank prepares a benchmark-sized issue for the second half of the year

Venezuelan opposition hires debt advisor

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Capital Markets

Former Cleary Gottlieb partner Lee Buchheit has said holdout creditors present a "potentially debilitating" risk

PDVSA ad-hoc board confirms bond payment

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

State-owned oil company will make the May 27 deadline, rather than risk losing control of Citgo

Venezuelan protests fail to inspire investors

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Bond buyers prefer to wait and see how the political crisis plays out, source says

Peru could follow Chile with green bond

Bonds Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Sovereign issuer could set the stage for renewable energy projects to issue notes in the international market

Chile's Velasco says more pragmatism, less ideology can solve economic problems

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Policies must be enforceable, transparent and flexible to tackle economic challenges, says Chile’s former finance minister

World Bank's Familiar says more political consensus needed to achieve prosperity

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

More action and less discussion are needed to achieve economic and social improvements, says World Bank expert on Latin America