NEW YORK, Nov 14 (LPC) - Political crises, weak economic
growth and social unrest have heightened investor anxiety in
Latin America in recent months, but banks, keen on maintaining a
strong presence in the region, are staying put.
NEW YORK, Oct 29 (LPC) - Latin American banks and
corporations are facing a steep learning curve as they turn to
sustainable lending as a viable financing tool.
NEW YORK, Oct 22 (LPC) - US corporations hovering above junk
territory are gravitating to the highly liquid bank market to
fund acquisitions, and maintain their ratings and prepayment
flexibility, while keeping market volatility at bay.
NEW YORK, Oct 21 (LPC) - Increasing issuance of
sustainability-linked loans by top investment-grade companies is
boosting lenders’ reliance on independent ratings agencies to
score and monitor firms’ environmental, social and governance
(ESG) performance as investors call for greater transparency.