Daily Brief

Dec 18, 2019 Issue

MercadoLibre explores financing facilities for Mercado Crédito, Mercado Pago

Structured Finance Loans Debt

E-commerce retailer's CFO says company is increasingly looking for outside investors to finance lines of credit for its clients

Argentina's bondholders hire financial advisors, anticipate debt talks

Asset Management Bonds Debt

International investors hire UBS and Mens Sana to prepare for a potential debt restructuring with the new government

Minera Frisco ties up five-year loan

Loans Debt Mexico

Mexican miner gets $400 mln from eight banks for general corporate purposes

Confuturo raises financing for insurance business

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Chilean holding company sells $73 million in long-term, inflation-linked notes in the local market

Argentina puts tax increases at heart of economic recovery plan

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Fiscally conservative bill brings some cheer to creditors, but questions remain about the government's plans to restructure debt

Light pays back BNDES

Loans Debt Energy

Brazilian power company prepays $72 mln from a loan that would have come due in 2023

ACS refinances wind farm in Uruguay

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Spanish developer sells $88.5 mln in 22-year notes to Germany's Allianz in a private placement

S&P casts negative outlook on Bolivia

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rating agency says it could downgrade the Andean country within 18 months if poor economic growth prospects persist

Engie, CDPQ announce interest in TAG stake

M&A Equity Energy

French energy company and Canadian pension plan could buy out Petrobras and take full control of the natural gas pipeline

Rede D'Or, Andrade Gutierrez hit local debt market

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Private hospital operator and engineering firm raise $750 mln combined from Brazilian bond buyers