Daily Brief

Aug 20, 2018 Issue

Algar Telecom nets healthy response in rights offering

Capital Markets Equity Telecoms

Brazilian company earns roughly $94m after preferred shareholders subscribe to 97% of the allocation

Brazilian Light weighs share offering

Capital Markets Equity Energy

Cemig-controlled power company evaluates possible public equity sale

Coca-Cola Femsa continues divestment strategy with Philippines sale

M&A Asia Mexico

Mexican soft drink bottler exercises option to sell 51% stake in subsidiary in a deal worth no more than $689m

LatAm pair leave HIG Capital

Funds People Colombia

Enrique Castillo, Andrés Marulanda depart the private equity shop's Mexico City and Bogotá offices, respectively

Colombia's ISA names corporate finance VP

People Colombia

Medellin-based power unit selects John Bayron Arango on a temporary basis

Fitch downgrades Ecuador

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Fixed Income Capital Markets

Oil exporting sovereign issuer gets cut to B- from B due to increased fiscal financing constraints

IFC commits second SME facility in a week

Loans Argentina

Multilateral financier offers $55m this time to Argentina's Banco Industrial

ISA doubles down on Ruta del Maipo investment

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Capital Markets

Highway concessionaire may follow up last week's $600m funding package with a further $144m next year

Sacyr secures bridge debt for two 4G concessions

Project & Infrastructure Finance Colombia

Spanish construction firm snares $110m, involving five entities for toll road assets in Colombia