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Mexican banks remain resilient, Fitch Ratings

Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Country's FIs increase profitability amid a tougher macroeconomic environment, rating agency says

Brazil bears down on cryptocurrencies

Economy & Policy Funds Loans

Brazil is shutting down brokers’ bank accounts and barring investment funds from buying bitcoin. Now a fight over the future of cryptocurrencies has broken out in Latin A...

Colombian banks bounce back

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans M&A

After a couple of tough years, Colombia’s banking sector expects to return to higher rates of growth in 2018, although it knows it is unlikely to match results from the f...

Latin American banks hone socially responsible lending policies

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Latin America’s banks are stepping up to address environmental issues and other social matters in their lending policies. But financiers and investors say long-term profi...

Argentina courts infra investors

Bonds Debt Economy & Policy

Argentina wants to attract international investors with a massive PPP program. Developers and banks say they are interested, but the jury is still out whether the country...

AFD inks loan, heightens cooperation with BRDE

Energy Renewable Project & Infrastructure Finance

French development bank agrees to lend $62m to Brazilian peer, pair will pinpoint sustainable financing initiatives

Eosol secures Nafin loan, VAT facility

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Solar

Spanish developer inks $70m in debt, seals first financing for a merchant project selling to Mexico's MEM

Enel Americas gets syndicated loan

Chile Loans Electricity

Chilean-based power company snares $500m from five banks at 55bp over Libor, sources

Five banks emerge on TA loan

Loans Telecoms Argentina

Five MLAs round out $1bn facility for Argentine telecom, sources

Nicaragua gets CABEI loan

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Nicaragua

Central American country obtains $238m from the development bank for a highway improvement program

CABEI lends to Argentina

Loans Argentina

Central American development bank provides $120m in total for Finance Ministry

FDN, ICO ink credit line

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Colombia

Colombian development bank approves $88m facility through its Fondeo en Pesos initiative

S&P upgrades Metrogas

Debt Loans

Argentine gas distributor gets bumped up to B from B- due to new regulatory framework

Enel Chile pens bridge facility

Loans M&A Electricity

Power developer secures $2bn to aid a portion of a wider $4bn deal, sources say

Rutas del Este snares bridge loan

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Paraguay

Paraguayan banks offer $50m over 12 months to Sacyr-led consortium