Structured Finance

Odebrecht issues CRIs to pay off debt

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian builder sells $66m in real estate receivables to raise money owed to Itaú

Paraguay sees fiscal continuity after elections

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Fixed Income Economy & Policy

Central bank governor says Sunday’s winner will “respect” monetary policy and work on creating a sovereign wealth fund

Banks, tenor revealed on Mexican oil charter loan

Loans Energy Structured Finance

Singaporean shipowners obtain $252m in 2022 debt from 10 lenders, source

Brazil names new heads for BNDES, Caixa

Debenture Economy & Policy Loans

Dyogo Oliveira moves to national development bank, while Nelson Antônio de Souza goes to state-run savings bank

Mexico, Canada need to consider possible US exit from NAFTA: Guajardo

Interviews Canada Mexico

Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo says the three sides can still reach an agreement by July

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...

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...

Green bonds play catch-up in Latin America

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Green bond advocates want companies to engage more with environmentally conscious investors. But are issuers willing to go that extra mile to ensure growth of sustainable...

Vicentin signs larger, longer-term PXF

Loans Structured Finance Debt

Argentine agro-industrial firm gathers $295m in six- and seven-year loans from an array of sources

Banco do Brasil builds blockchains

Loans Structured Finance Special Reports

Banco do Brasil plans to start using blockchain technology for interoperability with other banks in the first half of 2018, but it wants to test everything before it uses...

Fintechs develop trade financing tools

Loans Structured Finance Argentina

Cross-border trade is set to get faster and cheaper as financiers develop distributed ledger projects to streamline documentation and facilitate credit. Latin America cou...

Structured Financing Deal of the Year - GE & YPF

Loans Gas Argentina

Two thermal plants not only raised financing in the Argentine market, they also paved the way for additional issuers

Trade Finance Deal of the Year - Vicentin

Structured Finance Loans Argentina

A deal involving one of Argentina’s largest agricultural exporters highlights improving conditions for trade financing in South America’s third-largest economy

Using project bonds to finance construction risk

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

The potential for infrastructure developers to tap into better-equipped institutional investors and issue bonds for greenfield projects shows progress and promise.

MUFG gears up for Latin America expansion

Bonds Asset Management Debt

John Koike, the regional head for Latin America at MUFG, discusses the Japanese bank's plans for the region in a one-on-one interview