Regulation

IDB grants loan to Alagoas

Loans Economy & Policy Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

US-based development bank supplies $36 mln for the state to improve fiscal management

Argentine bonds rally on expected decline in default concerns

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

Left-leaning Peronists lose in the all-party primaries, fueling hopes that the country can return to borrowing abroad

Rumo ties new SLBs to lower emissions

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Cosan's logistics business sets up the sale of $500 mln worth of 2032 bonds to repurchase notes that come due in 2025

Via to roll over debt with new notes

Debenture Debt Fixed Income

Brazilian retail group sets up a three-part deal in the local market for $192 mln

LATAM fields financing offers

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Creditors and shareholders put forth separate proposals worth more than $5 bln to allow the Chilean airline to exit from bankruptcy

Bond buyers shrug off Brazil's political woes

Bonds Brazil Capital Markets

Sovereign bond prices hold steady in the secondary market as President Bolsonaro steps up attacks on Supreme Court

Brazil's former finance minister hails Supreme Court decision on central bank

Economy & Policy Regulation Brazil

Central bank autonomy puts the country "on par" with advanced economies and helps attract investments, Henrique Meirelles says

Outlook grows murky for reforms in Brazil

Economy & Policy Brazil Politics

Economy Minister Paulo Guedes tries to inject some optimism, but his credibility is low, investors and analysts say

Senate to take up Correios privatization this month

Economy & Policy Brazil Regulation

Brazil's lower house has passed a bill to sell the national postal service and sent it to the upper chamber

Brazil's central bank allows Itaú to spin off XP

Regulation Equity IPO

Brazilian bank clears the regulatory hurdles to create a holding company for its 41% stake in the brokerage firm

Avianca receives court approval to seek long-term financing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Loans

Colombian airline completes another step on the path out of bankruptcy

Infrastructure bond deals double in Brazil

Debenture Brazil Economy & Policy

Tax-exempt debenture sales reach $3.9 bln in the first six months of 2021 and exceed $1 bln in June alone

Magalu funds KaBuM! deal with share sale

Equity IPO Brazil

Brazilian retailer earns $764 mln in a follow-on as WDC raises $86 mln in an IPO

Holdouts oppose GoldenTree deal with Buenos Aires province

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Bondholders' group says the province went down an "unfortunate path" by negotiating with only selected creditors

Avianca lands funds to emerge from bankruptcy

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Loans

Colombian airline asks court for permission to replace a DIP loan with $1.6 bln in long-term financing