LatinFinance launches 2020 Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

New nominations system unveiled; modified awards program due to COVID-19 pandemic

IDB Invest gives Bancóldex credit

Loans Debt Energy

Multilateral lender provides 13-month guarantees for Colombia's export-import bank to support seven energy trading companies

Argentina investors unfazed at restructuring extension  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

With until June 2 to reach a deal, attention shifts to how much Argentina may cede, with some observers optimistic and others not so much

S&P downgrades Aeroméxico to B-  

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Airline faces a 53.8% drop in revenues this year as travel restrictions keep flights grounded, rating agency says

Ecuador breaks off talks with Odebrecht

Regulation Project & Infrastructure Finance Ecuador

Government withdraws from negotiations after the Brazilian conglomerate says it cannot pay fines without access to frozen accounts

IFC funds small business leases in Mexico  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Multilateral lender provides $117 mln in long-term financing for BBVA's local leasing division

FACTBOX 5/22/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Dominican Republic gets $22 mln from France's AFD

Petrobras takes orders for Colombian fuel business

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian state-owned oil company plans to open the binding phase for Pecoco in two weeks

IMF, Argentina do not have a timeline for fund-supported program  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

IMF says it sees willingness on both sides in restructuring talks to continue discussions

AMLO to defend rules for Mexican wind farms in court  

Asset Management Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Moody's says the new rules are a credit negative

Bogotá raises $159 mln in local bond market  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombia’s capital city issues five- and 10-year notes for coronavirus crisis

Atvos' creditors approve restructuring plan

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds

Agreement frustrates efforts by Lone Star to present a rival plan and take control of the Brazilian ethanol producer

YPF triples bond issue on demand for dollars

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine state-backed oil company raises $100 mln in a two-part deal, including $93 mln in dollar-linked bonds at 0%

Polpaico plans share sale for Gamma merger

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Chilean cement maker says it could raise $92 mln from a follow-on offering in the local stock market

Engie signs BNDES loans

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

French utility company gets $488 mln to build transmission lines and the second phase of a wind farm