Politics

Costa Rica readies next bond sale

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Finance Ministry will ask the Legislative Assembly to approve another $4.5 bln in international notes at the end of November

Mexico reduces rates again

Economy & Policy Bonds Fixed Income

Banxico lowers the benchmark lending rate by 25 bps to 7.5% in the third cut in a row

Fonplata discusses new financing program for Argentina

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Regional development bank could provide $1 bln in funding during the administration of President-elect Alberto Fernández

Argentine pipeline may rely on multilateral lenders

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Potential bidders say the country's economic crisis has made financing too expensive

Political change in Bolivia heartens foreign investors

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Next administration has to cut spending and lower debt to regain credibility and set up a possible return to the cross-border bond market, according to sources

Foreign investors support Barbados bond swap

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Creditor committee endorses a $500 mln debt exchange with the island nation and expects other bondholders to participate

Oil firms ponder how to finance projects in Argentina

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Capital Markets

Most companies scale back growth plans as interest rates run high

Agrofina, Celulosa book dollar bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine agribusiness and paper producer will test market conditions to raise funds to refinance debts

Costa Rica goes on the road

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer hires Citi and HSBC to lead it back to the cross-border bond market

Investors ask US government to lift collateral restrictions on PDVSA bonds

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Bondholders say the state-owned oil company's ad-hoc board, appointed by opposition leader Juan Guaidó, must change its approach to renegotiate the debt

Argentina accepts another IDB loan

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

Outgoing government borrows $600 million for social programs from the regional development bank

PDVSA ad-hoc board sues bondholders

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Opposition-aligned directors, appointed by Juan Guiadó, ask a US court to declare the state-owned oil company's 2020 notes null and void

Argentina's next finance minister faces daunting to-do list

Economy & Policy Politics Regulation

President-elect's finance team must first fix sovereign debt crisis

Agrofina tests bond market after election

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine agribusiness aims to offer up to $20 million in dollar-denominated bonds to local investors this week

Chilean president names new cabinet, seeks to quell protests

Economy & Policy Politics Regulation

Piñera appoints Ignacio Briones to replace Felipe Larraín as Finance Minister, among other changes