Andean

Echeverría Izquierdo to tap local market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean builder plans to raise $82 mln in the sale of inflation-linked notes

Falabella sells card business in Argentina

M&A Retail shopping Commerce

Banco Columbia picks up the Chilean retailer's CMR credit card division

OHL beats four other bidders for Chile hospital concession

Project & Infrastructure Finance Hospitals Healthcare

Spanish construction company wins a 15-year contract to build and operate four hospitals in the Biobío region for $325 mln

Ingevec sets up sale of inflation-linked bonds

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Chilean construction firm preps a $82 mln deal in the local market to fund investments and refinance debt

Enjoy loses CEO to Cencosud

People Retail shopping Commerce

Rodrigo Larraín leaves the Chilean casino operator to run the retail company's shopping mall division

Copec, Gasco find buyer for gas distribution business

M&A Gas Latin America

Chilean companies agree to sell Gasmar to Houston-based Arroyo Energy for $423 mln

Moody's casts negative view on Peru

Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service Revision

Ratings agency says "polarized and fractured" politics could weigh on investments in the Andean nation

ISA lands loan for Chilean toll road

Loans Latin America South America

Colombian holding company borrows $25 mln from three banks to make improvements to the Ruta de la Araucanía

Heineken, Quiñenco to increase stake in Chilean beverage company

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Equity

JV partners plan to buy up to 4.4% of CCU for as much as $157 mln, financed with an existing credit line

Ecuador to focus on financing alternatives

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) International Financial Institutions

Outgoing finance minister says conditions have improved for bond sales since a debt restructuring last year, but it may be too soon to issue new notes

VivoCorp seeks way out of financial problems

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean real estate developer hires Credicorp to advise on ways to stay on top of debt payments and investments

Enex plans international IPO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IPO Equity

Chilean service stations operator wants to finance its expansion abroad and move into green energy

Nexus to buy second health insurer in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Healthcare

US private equity firm will add Colmena to its holdings in the sector

Paz takes cautious financing approach

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Latin America Andean

Chilean homebuilder will keep a conservative cash position as it steps up investments to pre-pandemic levels

Scotiabank names new CEOs in Chile, Peru

Andean Central America Latin America

Diego Masola will take over the Canadian bank’s operations in Chile, while Francisco Sardón will run Peru