Daily Brief

Oct 25, 2021 Issue

Bond buyers express calm for El Salvador's financing plans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Investors say they are not concerned about the Central American country's expected financing gap for 2022

Chile names Marcel for second term at central bank

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People Chile

President Piñera credits the governor for his deft management of monetary policy during the COVID-19 pandemic

Sole bidder Compass wins Sulgás auction

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Cosan subsidiary agrees to pay the minimum price of $164 mln for 51% of the Rio Grande do Sul state natural gas company

Argentina lines up more loans from World Bank

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Loans

South America's second largest economy could borrow $2 bln from the multilateral lender next year

Transtelco delays Maxcom acquisition

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

US telco gives shareholders and bondholders until November 5 to agree to tender offers

Mexican debt issues pick up this year

Debt Equity IPO

Corporate bond sales could top $11 bln this year, but the equity market still suffers from a lack of certainty surrounding the economic recovery, sources say

AHMSA hunts for $1 bln in financing

Funds Mexico United States

Mexico steelmaker is in talks to fill a gap caused by "government aggression," source says

JBS joins slew of issuers in Brazil's bond market

Debenture Bonds Debt

Brazilian meatpacker plans to sell $175 mln in CRAs as MRV plots a $123 mln deal

IDB funds cash transfers in Bolivia

Economy & Policy Debt Loans

US-based development bank supplies $500 mln to cover part of the Bono Contra el Hambre and Renta Dignidad programs