FEATURE: Argentine corporates step up borrowing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

An expected boom in bond sales is starting as companies take advantage of high liquidity and demand for dollar-linked notes

Falabella takes offers for card business in Argentina

M&A Retail shopping Commerce

After closing its department stores, the Chilean retailer is attracting interest for its CMR credit card division

CGC lines up bond deal

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Argentine oil producer seeks to raise up to $50 mln and swap maturing notes

Mastellone starts bond swap

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Owner of Argentine dairy company La Serenísima offers to exchange $163 mln in 2021 notes for bonds that mature in 2026

IMPSA sells new shares to state entities

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Energy

Argentine power plant builder raises $20 mln from Fondep and EMESA with the aim of beefing up international sales

CT Barragán to sell bonds for expansion plans

Debt Bonds Fixed Income

Argentine power generator seeks up to $70 mln in a three-part deal as it increases capacity

PCR misses the max in local bond sale

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Argentine energy producer raises $25.5 mln in a dollar-linked retap and new peso notes, although it sought up to $35 mln

Profertil moves closer to bond debut  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Argentine fertilizer hires Fitch affiliate in the run-up to the first issues in a $500 mln program

Grupo Axo turns to BlackRock for funding

Equity M&A Funds

Mexican retailer sells a 3% stake to the US investment firm to expand digital sales across Latin America

AES lines up new projects in Argentina

Bonds Green Bonds ESG

Power generation company reveals plans to build 1,000 MW of renewable energy capacity

Telecom lands another credit line

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Fixed-Line

Argentine telco takes out a $30 mln from JPMorgan to pay for imported goods and services

Argentina seeks IMF deal as soon as possible

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

IMF managing director says she is open to reducing surcharges on the country's debt payments

Argentina considers Chinese financing for gas pipeline

Loans Gas Energy

PowerChina and Shanghai Electric sign MOU to study the viability of building a third backbone line

Pampa Energía seeks partnership with Gazprom

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Deal will likely target the development of shale gas resources in Argentina, while high borrowing costs hold back power projects

Argentina's renewable energy firms look for green financing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

AES' local division made the first green bond issue last year, and now others are taking steps to follow suit