Elections loom large for energy investments in Mexico

Energy Electricity Oil

AMLO's Morena party could usher in changes that weaken the prospects for private investments in the sector, analysts say

IDB issues largest SOFR bond deal this year

Bonds Debt International Financial Institutions

US-based development bank prints $600 mln in new 10-year notes in its third SOFR-based issue in 2021

Marfrig adds to stake in BRF

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Brazilian meat company now owns 31.7% of its rival after abandoning merger plans in 2019

FEATURE: Argentine corporates step up borrowing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

An expected boom in bond sales is starting as companies take advantage of high liquidity and demand for dollar-linked notes

Coppel signs new syndicated loan

Loans Debt Mexico

Mexican retailer sets aside 85% of a $2 bln credit to pay off debt

DLocal raises expansion funds in IPO

Equity IPO Latin America

Uruguayan payments platform snares $618 mln in its Nasdaq debut to finance possible acquisitions as digital services grow in Latin America

Investors raise concerns as companies flee Mexican stock exchange

Equity IPO Capital Markets

Stock pickers are urged to tap into rising liquidity as Lala, Santander and IEnova plan their exits from the BMV

Bondholders could stall Suriname talks until oil starts flowing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy

Creditors react to an "aggressive" proposal that seeks a 70% discount on principal and lower coupons

Cemex returns with new perps

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Bonds

Mexican cement company comes to the bond market for the second time this year and raises $1 bln to refinance debt

CSN prints new notes for buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Brazilian steel company raises $850 mln to repurchase its 2023 notes

CFE has to tap private investors for priority projects

Energy Electricity Economy & Policy

Mexico's state-owned utility company does not have the resources to cover $19 bln in planned investments alone, analyst says

Brazil tries to overcome image problem for green certification

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Infrastructure and agricultural projects rely increasingly on green financing, despite criticism of the government's environmental policies

Falabella takes offers for card business in Argentina

M&A Retail shopping Commerce

After closing its department stores, the Chilean retailer is attracting interest for its CMR credit card division

CABEI funds coronavirus vaccines in Costa Rica

International Financial Institutions Loans Debt

Central American development bank provides $80 mln to inoculate 72% of the population in the Central American country

Bondholders reject Belize pleas before talks

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Creditor committee says it cannot support the Central American nation's revised proposal until both sides return to the negotiating table