Asset Management

Bondholders reject Belize pleas before talks

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Creditor committee says it cannot support the Central American nation's revised proposal until both sides return to the negotiating table

'Public factors' cause concern for BlackRock in Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Fitch also cites the government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic as it maintains a negative outlook on the country's credit ratings

Vinci weighs follow-on for REIT  

Equity Funds M&A

Brazilian investment firm has a "robust pipeline" of industrial assets after fully investing the money it raised in March

Grupo Axo turns to BlackRock for funding

Equity M&A Funds

Mexican retailer sells a 3% stake to the US investment firm to expand digital sales across Latin America

Órama includes IPO in future fundraising plans

Funds IPO Equity

Órama could list its shares within two years, but CEO says he is concerned about US inflation and Brazilian elections

Fintual gets go-ahead in Mexico

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Chile Mexico

Chilean fintech offers two new funds worth at least $150 mln on a digital platform for retail investors

Chedraui lines up loan for US acquisition

M&A Mexico United States

Mexican supermarket chain secures financing from three banks to buy California-based Smart & Final for $620 mln

XP to issue CRIs for new HQ

Debt Debenture Credit Ratings

Brazilian asset management firm sets up a $95 mln deal with Isec to fund most of a $140 mln construction project

PEI borrows from Bancolombia, Scotiabank

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Colombia

Colombian real estate fund gets $42 mln in loans and agrees to pay $84 mln for a shopping mall in Bogotá

Ecuador bond prices leap up after elections

Economy & Policy Ecuador Peru

Investors express relief but voice concern over Lasso's ability to face down opposition in the National Assembly

INTERVIEW: Ashmore considers small-cap fund in Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

British investment manager could roll out a new feeder fund six months after launching three funds with XP, executive says

Vinci raises impact fund

Funds M&A ESG

Brazilian investment firm has $176 mln to buy stakes in companies with "clear" ESG goals

Belize bondholders form negotiating committee

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) S&P Global

Creditors organize as the government attempts a fifth restructuring since 2007

Bondholders spare Suriname from default for now

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy

Creditors' committee asks the government for more information on proposed economic reforms and projected oil royalties

Bondholders sue Buenos Aires province

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

GoldenTree-led group says Argentina's biggest province can improve its offer