Funds

BNDES, IDB pick manager for new infra fund

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Bozano Investimentos will handle investments for the $1.5bn B2 Infra fund

BNDES, IDB form infra fund

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Brazil's national development bank will contribute at least 30% to the $1.5bn fund, while the multilateral lender will chip in 10%

Brookfield, BTG Pactual pen asset swap

M&A Funds Brazil

Canadian investor pays roughly $398m for assets from the Brazilian real estate investment fund

NTS sells notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Natural gas pipeline company issues $1.4bn in debentures after Brookfield-led acquisition

Bond sales surge in Brazil

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Lower interest rates help fixed-income issues rise 49% in Q1, Anbima says

A global perspective on Latin America: BlackRock’s Axel Christensen

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

As political uncertainty grips the region, with upcoming elections in Colombia, Mexico and Brazil, BlackRock's chief investment strategist for Latin America argues for ca...

Brazil bears down on cryptocurrencies

Economy & Policy Funds Loans

Brazil is shutting down brokers’ bank accounts and barring investment funds from buying bitcoin. Now a fight over the future of cryptocurrencies has broken out in Latin A...

LatinFinance hosts 2018 Capital Markets Roundtable

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

In our 2018 Latin America Capital Markets Roundtable, some of Latin America’s most impressive issuers discussed their strategies for the year.

Brazil's Ebanx secures II funding

Brazil Equity Funds

Financial technology provider snares a $30m commitment from San Francisco-based FTV Capital

PMIC Latam opens CKD fund

Capital Markets Equity Funds

Mexican property developer eyes roughly $215m for the first call of its equity fund

Using project bonds to finance construction risk

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Despite still being mostly used for brownfield projects, project bonds are becoming a more attractive proposition to finance greenfield initiatives

LatAm equity markets heat up again

Capital Markets Equity Funds

A turnaround in the equity markets of Brazil and Argentina has set the stage for a transformational 2018. With economic reforms on the horizon, companies are telling inve...

Enfoca collects commitments for its latest fund

Funds Equity Peru

Peruvian private equity investor procures $956m from five parties, opening up access to seven portfolio companies

Brazil's Creditas gets fintech investment

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds Brazil

Swedish investor injects $50m into the collateral-based lender's digital platform

Abraaj Group announces first Mexican investment

Electricity Gas Energy

Emirati investor taps into debt from Banobras and Nafin to help execute the first phase of a 500 MW power plant in Chihuahua