Politics

LatAm bond sales slow in Q1

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

This year's totals could still eclipse 2018 as issuers shake off the lingering effects of elections in Mexico and Brazil

Paraguay's ANDE prepares for debut cross-border bond issue

Bonds Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

State-owned power company would use the proceeds to further its investment plans, says deputy economy minister

Chile lines up LatAm's first sovereign green bond

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Government could sell between $1.5bn and $2bn in international notes in the second half of the year, finance minister says

Guatemalan Congress endorses CABEI loan

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Politics

Lawmakers vote to get $120m in financing for construction work at USAC

Petrobras revives Liquigás sale

M&A Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's state-owned energy company has hired Santander to find a buyer for its LPG distribution unit

Bricks postpones IPO again

IPO Equity Funds

Mexican real estate investor finds it difficult to convince afores to buy shares, CEO says

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

USMCA deal close to approval, says Mexico trade negotiator

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Treaty to pave way for huge investment in Mexico, says Seade

Mexico trade negotiator Jesús Seade discusses how the USMCA will increase investment in Mexico

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Watch Seade's keynote address at the 9th Latin America China Investors Forum

Peru's Vizcarra is confident anti-graft initiatives are working

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian president has made the fight against corruption the centerpiece of his administration

Market favors rainy day funds for Pemex

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

Mexico's state-owned oil company could pay off its bonds and keep its loans with government help, source says

Mexico floats fund plan to aid Pemex

Economy & Policy Funds Energy

Government says it could use a budget surplus to help the state-owned oil company pay down $6.6bn in debt this year

Brazil bucks bad news to print new benchmark bond

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Investors shrug off Temer's arrest and place heavy orders for $1.5bn in 10-year notes

Brazil holds rates again

Economy & Policy Capital Markets Regulation

Central bank keeps the Selic at 6.5% as economic recovery fails to match expectations