Mitsui buys Salmex stake

Chile Asia M&A

Japanese commodities company agrees to buy close to a quarter of Chilean salmon exporter

Tartaruga FPSO closes financing package

Brazil Asia Loans

Financing wraps up for project with charter agreement with Petrobras

JBIC inks first loan in Trinidad

Caribbean Trinidad & Tobago Asia

The financing backs a methanol and dimthyl ether plant

Bladex signs Asian facility

Bonds Structured Finance Panama

Panama-headquartered lender gets fourteen banks on board for syndicated loan

China pegged to snap up Brazilian banks

Brazil Asia M&A

Chinese banks are potential acquirers of Brazil’s mid-size banks, Fitch said.

Petronas closes La Amarga acquisition

Argentina Asia M&A

Malaysian oil and gas company buys 50% stake in Argentine hydrocarbon plant from YPF as part of joint venture

Singapore’s GIC buys Brazil mall stake

Brazil Asia M&A

Sovereign wealth fund agrees to buy shopping center shareholding

Japan interest building, says Vale CFO Siani

Asia Japan Bonds

Both sides need to be proactive and make concessions in order to improve financial ties

LatAm offers diversification opportunity for Japanese investors

Asia Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Japanese investors could help region to diversify from its dependence on raw materials

HK buyers keen on LatAm, but see hurdles

Asia Bonds Funds

Hong Kong based fund managers are eager to bridge the gap that separates them from Latin America

Cabei issues RMB-denominated Formosa bond

Bonds Structured Finance Central America

The Central American development bank expands on its close ties to Taiwan.

Chilean to Open in Hong Kong

Chile Asia Bonds

Banco Security has been authorized by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority to open a representative office in Hong Kong, the Chilean bank says. It is expected to begin operat...

Malaysians Back Off OGX Deal

Brazil Asia M&A

Malaysia's Petroliam Nasional (Petronas) has has backed out of an $850m agreement to buy a stake in one of OGX's oil fields, OGX says. OGX is considering its legal option...

KOREA/LATAM: Ties that bind

Asia Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Korean investment in Latin America is growing as banks, manufacturers and engineers invest more and trade links deepen. By Ben Miller

Pemex to Get Korean Funds

Mexico Asia Loans

Pemex has signed a memorandum of understanding with Korea Eximbank to open a $2bn credit line for financing a range of projects, it says. The credit would also be availab...