Andean

Habitat buys fund manager in Peru

M&A Funds Asset Management

Chilean pension fund manager acquires EFIC to expand outside its home market

IDB Invest to aid Credicorp in debt fund

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) IDB Invest

IDB's private sector affiliate could cover 20% of commitments to a credit fund for mid-sized companies in Colombia

Credivalores issues second FNG-backed bonds

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Colombian financial services company raises $10 mln in three-year notes backed by the national guarantee fund

Chile, Ecuador resume mine talks

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Ecuador Chile

State-owned mining companies Codelco and Enami pick up discussions on developing the Llurimagua copper project

Mercantil Santa Cruz acquires Acurio Restaurantes

M&A Equity Commerce

Bolivia's largest lender buys a majority stake in the restaurant group founded by Peruvian chef Gastón Acurio

IDB head hails LatAm resilience amid pandemic, war

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Andean

Mauricio Claver-Carone cites better-than-expected economic growth and sensible monetary policies, but fears high commodity prices could spur inflation

Fonplata drafts sustainable debt framework

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Bonds

Regional development bank establishes guidelines to raise debt for renewable energy, electric vehicles, clean water and SME loans

CAF issues second green bond in Swiss market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions CAF

Latin American development bank increases the size of the deal to $392 mln to meet demand, says CAF's head of capital markets

Investors see bond sell-off if left-wing candidate wins in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Former student leader Gabriel Boric has pledged to raise corporate taxes, while opponent José Antonio Kast has promised to cut them

Investors hope for 'balance' after Chilean elections

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Whoever wins the run-off on December 19 will likely have to move to the center, source says

Fonplata sells second Swiss bonds this year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Bonds

Regional development bank maxes out the sale of new seven-year notes at $164 mln, source says

Fonplata preps more Swiss notes

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Regional development bank could raise up to $164 mln in its second trip to the Swiss bond market this year

Procaps looks to buy in Mexico after Nasdaq listing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Capital Markets

Colombian pharmaceutical company expects to announce an acquisition in the coming months, CEO says

Andean nations face fiscal challenges on politics

Fitch Ratings Credit Ratings Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Presidential elections in Chile, Colombia and Peru are raising fiscal uncertainty, Fitch says

CMPC mulls financing options for new project

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean paper producer to invest $530 mln in expansion of Brazilian pulp plant