Regulation

Gold Reserve nets Venezuela payments

Project & Infrastructure Finance Bonds Regulation

Washington state-based mining company receives roughly $88.5m in securities as part of $1bn settlement agreement

Argentina hikes rates in emergency meeting

Economy & Policy Regulation Argentina

Central bank lifts monetary policy level by 500bp to 45% amid wider EM instability

Libra files for bankruptcy protection

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Regulation

Brazilian logistics firm looks to restructure $484m in debt while keeping open port terminals in Santos and Rio de Janeiro

Vale banks on higher earnings from higher-grade ore

Project & Infrastructure Finance Equity Regulation

The Brazilian miner expects sales of higher-grade iron ore to Chinese buyers will boost earnings

Equatorial wins first Eletrobras auction

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

Maranhão-based power company promises to invest at least $193m in the electricity distributor Cepisa

S&P downgrades Nicaragua

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Economy & Policy

Rating agency says civil unrest puts the banking system at risk and limits country's access to external financing

Power companies plug in to Brazil's bond market

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Taesa takes $139m from the sale of seven-year debentures, as Alupar and TBE also raise funds

Randon sells local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian trailer maker raises $157m from the sale of five-year debentures

Uncertain waters

Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy Politics

Auction postponement raises questions

NAFTA uncertainty clouds Mexican FI space, Fitch

Economy & Policy Regulation Mexico

Rating agency says prolonged negotiations can hinder investor and consumer confidence

EcoRodovias sells seven-year notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian infrastructure company gets better-than-expected spread on $89m in debentures

Randon goes local again

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian trailer maker looks to roll over outstanding debt with $154m in new debentures

Kroton outlines Saber notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian educator ponders $1.4bn sale of seven-year notes to cover Somos purchase

Sabesp calls off local debt sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

São Paulo state water company cancels $192m debenture deal due to bad market conditions

Suzano goes long with local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian paper company raises $1.2bn to help pay for the acquisition of peer Fibria