Venezuela

Venezuela makes payment on hunger bond

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Oil exporter pens $90m agreement, buoys talk on upcoming PDVSA debt, sources

Moody's downgrades PDVSA

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Venezuela

Venezuela's energy company brought down three notches to C, following last week's sovereign downgrade

A global perspective on Latin America: BlackRock’s Axel Christensen

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

As political uncertainty grips the region, with upcoming elections in Colombia, Mexico and Brazil, BlackRock's chief investment strategist for Latin America argues for ca...

Moody's downgrades Venezuela

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Venezuela

Oil exporting sovereign issuer cut to C from Caa3 because of eroding finances and potential losses to bondholders

Venezuela bonds rally on repayment talk

Capital Markets Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Oil-exporter's securities up two points on report that Euroclear received a payment, sources

Venezuela unveils second cryptocurrency

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Venezuela

Oil-exporter plans Petro Gold, a metal-backed initiative, just days after launching Petro

CAF shrugs off jitters to extend euro curve

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

LatAm development bank finishes its largest-ever bond sale in Europe, prints more than a $1bn in 2025s

Bondholders brace for Venezuelan default

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Venezuela is edging closer to default on its foreign debt as vulture funds snap up the country’s bonds and push an acceleration clause for missed coupon payments

Fitch downgrades Citgo

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Venezuela

Venezuela's contagion effect forces rating agency to cut the state's US-based service station provider to CCC from B-

Investors snub Venezuela "Petro" talk

Economy & Policy Venezuela

President Maduro plots cryptocurrency instrument to combat US sanctions, but bond buyers say it will have little impact on the country's hyperinflation

CAF revisits Kangaroo market with 2027 top-up

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Regional development bank returns to the Aussie dollar market for a $57m reopening

Quevedo takes charge at PDVSA

People Venezuela

President Nicolas Maduro appoints former National Guard officer to lead Venezuela's state-run oil company

ISDA rules Venezuela, PDVSA default on payments

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Securities association says actions do not activate the CDSs on the sovereign or its oil company's bonds because both have made partial payments

Russia throws Venezuela lifeline with restructuring talks

Capital Markets Debt Venezuela

Both governments agree to restructure $3.15bn of debt owed by the LatAm oil-exporting sovereign

Venezuelan duo cut to default following sovereign action

Capital Markets Debt Venezuela

Both PDVSA and Corpoelec enter restricted default territory on the back of delayed bond payments