Tianqi ups stake in SQM

M&A Energy Chile

Chinese lithium player grabs a further 24% in the Chilean peer for more than $4bn

Chilean, French duo pick up Andean hotel chain

M&A Equity Chile

Inmobiliaria Algeciras and AccorHotels pen $365m agreement with Atton Hoteles

Taesa eyes Centroeste

M&A Energy Brazil

Brazilian transmission company makes a non-binding offer to the target's parent Cemig

EDF, AME JV snares bank debt for AES Gener purchase

Loans M&A Chile

Generadora Metropolitana pens $300m acquisition of thermal plants in Chile, secures at least $150m from commercial banks

VINCI picks up stakes in two Costa Rican airports

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Costa Rica

French infrastructure firm nabs 48.75% and 45% stakes in the San Jose and Liberia-based assets, respectively

Petrobras names Engie PB for TAG sale

M&A Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

French electric utility charts hefty amount of debt for potential $7bn purchase from the Brazilian energy firm

Valero subsidiary snaps up PBF equity

M&A Peru

Pegasus Capital and minority shareholders sell stock in Peruvian biofuels business

Marubeni, Toesca wrap up GasValpo purchase

M&A Energy Chile

The pair pay roughly $200m for the Chilean natural gas distributor

Eletropaulo outlines date for acquisition proposals

M&A Energy Brazil

Neoenergia and Enel's Brazilian arms will get a decision from the power distributor by May 30

Genneia gets OK for Loma Blanca purchase

Project & Infrastructure Finance Renewable Wind

Argentine power generator gains regulatory approval for a 51 MW wind farm

Trafigura snaps up Pampa assets

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Argentina

Singaporean commodities trader closes a $124.5m transaction with the Argentine energy company

Peru's Alicorp gathers acquisition financing

M&A Loans Debt

Consumer goods provider obtains $400m to help pay for two Bolivian companies owned by Grupo Romero

Scotia nabs controlling stake in Banco Cencosud

M&A Peru

Canadian bank's Peruvian subsidiary pays about $102m for 51% of the credit card and consumer loan provider

Petrobras talks fertilizer sales with Russian Acron

M&A Brazil

Brazilian energy company enters into a 90-day exclusivity period with the chemical plant operator and phosphate miner

BNDES discusses Viracopos deal

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's national development bank confirms talks with four companies interested in buying the airport concessionaire