Andean

Peru repurchases old notes

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Finance Ministry uses proceeds from recent local-currency bond sale to buy back $1.7 bln in dollar- and sol-denominated notes

Peru charts record low yields on latest bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Less than two months after a constitutional crisis, investors show confidence in Peru's macroeconomic policies and pile into a $3 bln debt deal in local currency

Colombia drops ISA sale

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

Finance Ministry withdraws an invitation for investment banks to present offers on how to structure the sale of the state-owned holding company

Éxito shareholders endorse sale to GPA

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian retailer agrees to become part of the Brazilian company as France's Casino reshuffles its South American holdings

Ecuador bonds fall after economic bill fails

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government faces a $1.6 bln funding gap in 2020 and a "challenging" debt repayment schedule in 2022, according to Moody's

Vanti borrows from Scotiabank

Loans Debt Energy

Colombian natural gas company gets a one-year loan for $60 mln from the Canadian lender

Political change in Bolivia heartens foreign investors

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

Next administration has to cut spending and lower debt to regain credibility and set up a possible return to the cross-border bond market, according to sources

GM Financial starts up bond program in Colombia

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

US carmaker's financing division looks to sell up to $270 mln in long-term, peso-denominated notes

Serfinanza drafts debt program

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian lender looks to raise $150m from the sale of local notes with maturities of up to 30 years

Cofide sells first sustainable bonds in Peru

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian development bank issues $30 mln in three-year notes after receiving almost $60 mln in orders

Chilean president names new cabinet, seeks to quell protests

Economy & Policy Politics Regulation

Piñera appoints Ignacio Briones to replace Felipe Larraín as Finance Minister, among other changes

Colombian tax reform faces setback

Economy & Policy Regulation Politics

Constitutional court strikes down the 2018 law, but gives the government time to submit a new bill

Sonda returns to local debt market

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean IT firm has been busy selling bonds this year to refinance debt and fund a three-year, $360m investment program

Moody's gives GEB investment grade ratings

Capital Markets Bonds Debt

Colombian energy company gets a Baa2 rating, propped up by steady cashflows from its subsidiaries

Arauco sets up sustainable bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean pulp and wood panel producer looks to raise funding for a $2.35bn mill expansion project and bond buyback