Daily Brief

Jul 17, 2018 Issue

Vergara joins Santander Chile

People Chile

Local lender picks former central bank governor as first vice president of its board

Acciona, Tuto Energy gather solar debt

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Renewable

Developers of the Puerto Libertad farm secure 18-year, $264m loan from four banks

BRF talks asset sales in bid to cut debt

M&A Brazil

Brazilian food processor hires trio to advise on divestments in Argentina, Thailand and Europe

Brazil road operator plots callable bond

Project & Infrastructure Finance Capital Markets Bonds

Rodovias das Colinas prepares up to $103m three-year debenture sale

Peru nets IDB funds

Loans Debt Peru

Government's education ministry signs $75m facility for higher education services

Aruba hires CS, CIBC for investor calls

Capital Markets Bonds Caribbean

Investment grade Caribbean island mulls a private placement, sources

Red Electrica picks up Minera Centinela

M&A Energy Chile

Spanish firm, through local subsidiary, acquires Chilean power line operator for $117m

Exotix hires LatAm fixed income sales lead

Capital Markets Fixed Income People

Frontier markets investment bank snares João Korngold from Cantor Fitzgerald

S&P upgrades CABEI to A+

Capital Markets Central America

Central American bank benefits from a constitutive agreement that enhances its business profile

UBS bolsters regional offering with Brazil hire

Capital Markets People Brazil

João Auler is the third new hire in the Swiss bank's LatAm division in recent weeks, source