Regulation

Aguas Andinas announces Essal sale

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chilean water company looks to shed its 53.5% stake in a subsidiary that could lose a concession in Osorno

BNDES schedules Petrobras share sale

Equity Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's national development bank plans to price common shares in the state-owned oil company on February 5

White & Case names new head in Mexico

People Regulation Mexico

Ismael Reyes Retana steps in as office executive partner as Francisco de Rosenzweig becomes administrative partner

BNDES outlines investments for Alagoas water concession

Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt Loans

Brazil's national development bank plans to open bidding for the $610 mln project in February

Argentina drafts debt sustainability bill

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Fernández administration looks to pass legislation to give the country time to restore economic growth before making debt payments

US Senate passes USMCA, Canada remains

Economy & Policy People Regulation

New trade agreement passes the upper house with strong bipartisan support

CORRECTED: Ecuador sells first social bond

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer funds a housing program with $400 mln in 15-year notes

Minerva shares rise on news of follow-on

Equity Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian food company could move $340 mln in an equity offering set to price on January 23

2019 Finance Minister of the Year

Economy & Policy Regulation People

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Buenos Aires province presses creditors to accept late payment

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Governor of Argentina's largest province suggests default is a risk, while the province's former finance minister says there is money to pay

Klabin reopens green bonds

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Brazilian paper company adds $200 mln to its 2049 notes at 100 bps below the initial deal last year

Buenos Aires province seeks to delay debt payment

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Argentina's largest province requests a four-month reprieve on $250 mln in bond payments after the federal government declines to provide a bailout

Argentina works "nonstop" to resolve debt crisis

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Economy Minister Martín Guzmán also admonishes the previous administration for "irresponsible" economic policies

Bancolombia books next bond deal

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Colombian lender says it will come back to the market to raise money to repurchase its 2021 notes

Argentina names head of debt renegotiation team

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Lisandro Cleri will lead talks with creditors to avert another sovereign default