M&A Economy & Policy Energy
BNDES issues the tender documents for the six companies and programs the auction for July 26
Equity IPO Regulation
Brazilian education company wants subsidiary to raise debt and help pay for the $1.2bn acquisition of Somos Educação
Equity Loans Regulation
Brazilian copper company's shares take off after it lowers loan payments to $40m from $200m
Economy & Policy M&A Funds
Brazil's monetary authority could limit the bank to a minority stake in the financial services firm, according to press reports
Economy & Policy Regulation Argentina
Central bank keeps interest at 40%, reiterates hawkish guidance until inflation drops
Central bank tackles challenging inflation and FX environments, analysts expect a hawkish bias
Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Regulation
Inflation is low and private investments are growing, says central bank head Julio Velarde
Capital Markets Debt Regulation
Local banks' adoption of the global standard could lead to improved capital and be positive on credit profiles, Fitch
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
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...
Economy & Policy People Politics
Carlos Oliva, a former deputy at MEF, replaces David Tuesta and becomes the fifth finance minister in a year
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 ...
M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt
A far-reaching bribery scandal has shifted the landscape of M&A in Latin America. Now the sale of Peru's Chaglla hydropower plant is in danger of collapsing.
Bonds Debt Capital Markets
Argentina agrees to speed up spending cuts and set more realistic inflation targets to secure $50bn in financing
Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy
As Chile feels the effects of its first downgrade since the 1990s, Finance Minister Felipe Larraín lays out the plan to improve the country’s credit rating.