Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Wilson Sons announces plans for Novo Mercado listing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian port logistics company plans to close its holding company in Bermuda and swap its BDRs for shares on the B3 stock exchange

Marisa moves to combine financial services

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil Technology

Brazilian department store plans to group its payment and credit card services under the name MBank

Uruguay bets on deepening global market for peso bonds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Sovereign issuer enhances liquidity of local currency bonds through inclusion in JPMorgan's GBI-EM

S&P cuts Ecopetrol after Colombian downgrade

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Rating agency also drops FDN, Findeter and Davivienda from investment grade

IDB hops back in to Kangaroo bonds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

US-based development bank adds $212 million to its 2028 notes with ANZ, CBA and JPMorgan as bookrunners

Belize asks bondholders for more time

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Bonds

Central American nation wants to extend a grace period until September 19, but creditors have yet to consider the proposal

Minsur takes out loan for bond buyback

Bonds Debt Loans

Peruvian miner borrows up to $300 mln from Bank of America and Santander to repurchase its 2024 bonds

Bancóldex pulls bonds after Colombian downgrade

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

State-owned export credit agency calls off a $190 mln deal after S&P drops the sovereign to junk territory

S&P cuts Colombia to junk status

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings S&P Global

Rating agency cites "persistent fiscal weakness" as a reason for the downgrade, but the government pledges to "strengthen" investor confidence

Gruma refinances debt in local bond market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Mexican tortilla maker raises $101 mln to pay off a loan that comes due in September this year

Ancap seeks loan as price freeze widens losses

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Latin America

Uruguayan state-owned company wants a $40 mln loan and possibly credit lines from Banco República

Grupo Nutresa buys pet food company in Costa Rica

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Colombia

Medellin-based conglomerate agrees to pay $28 mln to acquire Belina and enter the animal nutrition market

Moody's sees politics putting pressure on Chile's ratings

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service

Rating agency maintains a negative outlook despite a robust economic recovery in the South American country

Isagen sells bonds in the local market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Colombian energy company raises $219 mln in a three-part deal with notes due in 2026, 2029 and 2041

Heineken, Quiñenco to increase stake in Chilean beverage company

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Equity

JV partners plan to buy up to 4.4% of CCU for as much as $157 mln, financed with an existing credit line