Daily Brief

Jul 12, 2018 Issue

Cemig completes calls ahead of 2024 tap

Bonds Capital Markets Brazil

Brazilian power company sets IPT in the par area after the securities were spotted at 102.5 in secondary trading, sources

Natixis, SMBC lead proceedings on Glenfarne debt

Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy Loans

Commercial lenders syndicate $400m in bank debt, while Apollo lends $300m in mezzanine funds, sources

CMPC opts for local currency trade

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Chilean pulp and paper company charts up to $354m in inflation-linked securities

BTG Pactual talks UF notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian bank's Chilean unit gears up to $132m worth of inflation-linked paper

Issuers chart new trades ahead of AMLO inauguration

Capital Markets Bonds Mexico

Vinte, BNP Paribas and GM Financial are the latest to enter the local currency pipeline, sources

Petrobras pens MoU with French pair

Brazil Europe Renewable

State-run energy company chases deeper solar power development with Total and Total Eren

NAFTA uncertainty clouds Mexican FI space, Fitch

Economy & Policy Regulation Mexico

Rating agency says prolonged negotiations can hinder investor and consumer confidence

Scotia, BBVA pick new board after merger

M&A People Chile

Canadian lender completes $2.2bn acquisition of its Spanish peer, renames as Scotiabank Azul

Argentina holds policy rate

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Argentina

Central bank keeps interest levels at 40%, forward bias remains hawkish

Moody's upgrades Peru's Calidda

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy Peru

Gas distributor gets a bump to Baa2 on the back of increased cash flows and higher operating margins