Politics

Argentina's restructuring offer could push it to default  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Analysts say bondholders may reject the proposal, but add there is still leeway for negotiations

Argentina proposes 62% cut in interest payments  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government's offer to restructure foreign-law bonds also calls for a three-year grace period

Mexico increases small business loans

Economy & Policy Loans Debt

Government plans to begin disbursing the loans on May 4, AMLO says

Brazil treasury secretary sees 'aggressive' return to markets in second half  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Capital Markets

Government plans to speed up privatizations and concessions after the crisis, Mansueto Almeida says

Argentina files to sell $52 bln in fresh debt  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government says it could issue new notes to refinance, repurchase or retire local and foreign bonds

Brazil drafts aid package for states and cities  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Structured Finance

Chamber of Deputies earmarks $15.5 bln to make up for lost tax revenues during the coronavirus outbreak

Ecuador pleads for liquidity relief from creditors  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Financing gap expands to $3.4 bln as the country reels from the coronavirus outbreak and the fall in oil prices, finance minister says

Argentina to announce debt restructuring soon  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

President Fernández says deal could be tougher than expected due to the impact of the coronavirus on the country's finances

Chile sets up funding plans for second quarter  

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Finance Ministry says its plans to issue close to $5 bln in mostly short-term notes in the local market

Argentina to extend coronavirus lockdown  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

President Fernández says he may allow some businesses to reopen to limit the economic fallout

Buenos Aires to restructure $7.15 bln in international bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina's biggest province asks investors to agree to a grace period, longer maturities and lower coupons

Argentina postpones payment on local bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government gains time to restructure $83 bln in external debt, sources say

AMLO calls for new 'Marshall Plan' for coronavirus recovery  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Mexican president says a support plan is needed for poor countries, rather than "predatory loans"

Eletrobras puts off privatization plans until 2021  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Coronavirus outbreak postpones an auction planned for this year and may impact price, board member says

Brazil carries on with port concession auctions  

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Regulation

Infrastructure Ministry says it will stick to the auction timetable despite market turmoil