Fixed Income

Taesa plots infra notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian power transmission company aims to raise $108m for investments in three projects

The Andes come in to focus

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Infrastructure, capital markets strategies and political risk to dominate discussions at LatinFinance's 12th Andean Finance and Investment Forum in Lima, Peru

Arteris completes bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

BTG Pactual leads toll road concessionaire to market in a four-part $217m transaction

Movida moves local bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Car rental company returns to Brazilian investors, raising $120m across three series of debentures

Parting Shot: Ilan Goldfajn

Economy & Policy Fixed Income Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil needs to stick to reforms if it wants to maintain low inflation and low interest rates, says the head of the central bank, Ilan Goldfajn

Interview: BlueOrange Capital

Funds Asset Management Bonds

BlueOrange Capital wants to mobilize private capital to provide mezzanine debt for sustainable investments in Latin America, but it understands that making an impact come...

Local-currency bonds fail to keep up the momentum

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Global local currency bonds were a popular fundraising option in 2017, but new issues have slowed down this year as investors look to avoid exchange rate risk amid market...

Brazil's pension funds try to correct past mistakes

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Pension funds in Brazil are reeling from corruption scandals that caused billions of reais in losses. Now they are implementing stricter rules for picking investments, bu...

Brazil's insurers revise investment strategies

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Brazilian insurers have found the recipe for investing simple: Buy high-yield, low-risk government bonds. But as interest rates drop, they are venturing into new territor...

Infrastructure funds find role in Colombia's 4G program

Asset Management Bonds Debt

New financing for a corruption dogged toll road project heralds a turnaround in the country's project finance market.

Fund managers steer through debt markets

Asset Management Bonds Debt

After a year of good returns, bond investors in Latin America face increasing volatility — again. Elections and higher interest rates loom, keeping debt fund managers on ...

IMF loan curbs Argentine bond sales

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentina agrees to speed up spending cuts and set more realistic inflation targets to secure $50bn in financing

Mexican issuers face uncertainty

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

In the 2018 Mexico Roundtable, LatinFinance brought together a group of business leaders, investors and government officials to discuss the country's political, economic ...

BNDES, IDB pick manager for new infra fund

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Bozano Investimentos will handle investments for the $1.5bn B2 Infra fund

Barbados reveals plan to address debt, FX reserves

Fixed Income Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Caribbean island says public debt is more than 175% of GDP, while gross reserves was $220m at May 31