Politics

Ecuador negotiates IMF loan

Loans Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Multilateral lender says it has sent a team to Quito to discuss a "financial arrangement"

Pemex puts revolver before bond

Loans Debt Bonds

Mexico's state-owned oil company is negotiating terms on a new $1.5bn facility as it looks to turn over maturing loans, source says

Mexico pays off airport investors

Project & Infrastructure Finance Equity Economy & Policy

GACM strikes a $1.76bn deal to liquidate a Fibra-E issued to raise funds for the cancelled project

Mexico looks to review pipeline contracts

Economy & Policy Energy Gas

State-owned power company CFE wants to renegotiate natural gas deals with Carso, IEnova and TransCanada

AFD, EIB review solar plans in Jujuy

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

European lenders could provide financing for 13 projects in the Argentine province

Peru holds rates

Economy & Policy Debt Regulation

Central bank has left the benchmark interest rate at 2.75% for 12 months in a row

Investors advise three-pronged strategy for Pemex

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexico's national oil company needs a cash injection and lower royalty payments to go along with a proposed tax break, source says

Brazil maintains rates

Economy & Policy Regulation Politics

Central bank points to steady inflation projections and keeps its benchmark lending rate at 6.5%

ENDE secures solar farm financing

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Bolivia's state-owned power company gets commitments from AFP and EIB for the 50 MW Oruro II

Caixa outlines asset sales

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned savings bank will unload four subsidiaries through share sales in São Paulo and New York

Citgo could save PDVSA bondholders

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Investors could take stakes in the US refiner if Venezuela's state-owned oil company defaults on its 2020 notes, sources say

Ecuador pays double digits on new notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer sells $1bn in 10-year bonds at 10.75% but does not rule out going to China or the IMF for additional funds

Vale falls after dam disaster

Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation Politics

Brazilian mining company halts dividend payments as share prices shed a quarter of their value

Project finance bankers prepare for pickup in Mexico

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Infrastructure pipeline could get going again in the second quarter, source says

Colombia fields heavy orders in bond return

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Orders approach $12bn on the third sovereign offering this year