Regulation

Market favors rainy day funds for Pemex

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

Mexico's state-owned oil company could pay off its bonds and keep its loans with government help, source says

Mexico floats fund plan to aid Pemex

Economy & Policy Funds Energy

Government says it could use a budget surplus to help the state-owned oil company pay down $6.6bn in debt this year

Brazil bucks bad news to print new benchmark bond

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Investors shrug off Temer's arrest and place heavy orders for $1.5bn in 10-year notes

Brazil holds rates again

Economy & Policy Capital Markets Regulation

Central bank keeps the Selic at 6.5% as economic recovery fails to match expectations

Mexico delays bond decision

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets Debt

Sovereign issuer leaves investors empty handed after meetings in Great Britain and Germany

Funds size up oil investments in Venezuela

Funds Economy & Policy Politics

Venezuela's petroleum industry needs at least $30bn to increase production, source says

AES Tietê plans local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian power company plots a three-part, $580m debenture sale to pay off debt from the Guaimbê and AGV solar projects

Mexico invites four bidders to refinery

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

Energy ministry opens the process to only foreign firms, including three from the Unites States

América Móvil acquires Nextel in Brazil

M&A Telecoms Regulation

Mexican telecom doles out $905m for Virginia-based NII's last operating asset in Latin America

Enel focuses on Luz del Sur

M&A Energy Electricity

US energy company Sempra could be in a hurry to sell its utility business in Peru before the government enacts a new M&A law, source says

Citgo's ratings buckle under PDVSA pressure

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Houston-based refiner faces a downgrade as change-in-control risk compounds rising refinancing risks, source says

Houston firm ponders Venezuela fund

M&A Energy Gas

Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co confirms it is considering a $3bn fund for distressed oil assets

Tax cuts spur investments in Colombia

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Economy is also on pace to grow 3.5% this year, central bank governor says

Investors eye upcoming issues

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bond buyers set their sights on planned cross-border sales by Costa Rica and AES Gener

Klabin comes with more CRAs

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian paper company will sell debentures to support $260m in agribusiness receivables certificates