Daily Brief

Dec 16, 2022 Issue

Santander issues bonds in Peru

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Spanish bank's local car loans division prints $24 mln in one-year notes

Naturgy names new CEO in Chile

People Energy Gas

Francisco Fernández takes the helm of subsidiary CGE

Cresud plans return to local bond market

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Argentine agribusiness aims to raise up to $50 mln to refinance debt

XP taps local market for funds

Brazil Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian financial group's banking division issues $150 mln in financial notes

IMF approves disbursement for Ecuador

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Debt Loans

US-based lender doles out $700 mln to the South American country as part of a $6.5 bln program signed in 2020

EPM signs first sustainability-linked loan

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Loans

Medellín city-owned utility borrows $700 mln from four banks to fund investments in energy, gas and water

Oi says goodbye to bankruptcy

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Brazilian telco emerges from judicial recovery after selling assets to cut debt by two-thirds to $772 mln

Grupo Mega extends premium for bond buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Mexican lender keeps early-bird terms after bondholders tender just 8.72% of the targeted amount

CABEI grants loans to Costa Rica, El Salvador

International Financial Institutions Loans Debt

Central American development bank arranges $700 mln to repair highways in Costa Rica and $350 mln to increase tax collection in El Salvador

Chedraui stays open for more acquisitions

M&A Mexico Commerce

Mexican supermarket chain pays cash to acquire Tampico-based Arteli, source says

Alfa appoints new Alpek CEO

Mexico People Commerce

Mexican conglomerate names Jorge Young to replace José de Jesús Valdez at its petchem business

Mexico outlines fundraising plans for early 2023

Bonds Economy & Policy Debt

Finance ministry plans to issue up to $29 bln in government bonds during the first quarter of next year