Electricity

Ecopetrol leans on loan for ISA deal

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Colombia's state-owned oil company also extends exclusive talks with the finance ministry until the end of August

Argentine investors get go-ahead for Edenor acquisition

M&A Debt Energy

Manzano and partners to pay $95 mln for Pampa Energía's stake in the electricity distribution company

Eletrobras expected to clear next privatization hurdle

M&A Equity Economy & Policy

Chamber of Deputies will likely approve a measure to allow the government to sell a stake in the state-owned power company

Central Puerto gets loan extension

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Debt

Argentine power generation company says it could only pay 40% due to capital controls

S&P sees 'important' risks in Mexico

Credit Ratings S&P Global Economy & Policy

Rating agency hints at a downgrade in the next 12 months if the government interferes in the energy sector

Market questions AMLO's plans for CFE

Economy & Policy Energy Electricity

Analysts says the state-owned utility needs to invest in transmission lines, rather than increase generation

Argentina hunts for energy financing

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

Chinese lenders are in the running to fund a $3.5 bln gas pipeline and a larger nuclear power project

Genneia appoints new CFO

Energy Electricity Wind

Carlos Palazón takes over finances at the Argentine power generation company

Central Puerto asks for loan extension

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Electricity

Argentine power generation company blames capital controls for default on $36 mln payment

Eletrobras puts size on expected capital increase

Equity Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Brazil's state-owned power company plans to raise $5 bln as the government dilutes its majority stake

Elections loom large for energy investments in Mexico

Energy Electricity Oil

AMLO's Morena party could usher in changes that weaken the prospects for private investments in the sector, analysts say

CFE has to tap private investors for priority projects

Energy Electricity Economy & Policy

Mexico's state-owned utility company does not have the resources to cover $19 bln in planned investments alone, analyst says

IMPSA sells new shares to state entities

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Energy

Argentine power plant builder raises $20 mln from Fondep and EMESA with the aim of beefing up international sales

CT Barragán to sell bonds for expansion plans

Debt Bonds Fixed Income

Argentine power generator seeks up to $70 mln in a three-part deal as it increases capacity

EDP Renováveis hunts for more buys in Chile

M&A Energy Electricity

Portuguese renewable energy company enters the market after agreeing to pay $38 mln to buy wind and solar projects from Atacama Energy and Lader Energy