Asia

Coca-Cola Femsa continues divestment strategy with Philippines sale

M&A Asia Mexico

Mexican soft drink bottler exercises option to sell 51% stake in subsidiary in a deal worth no more than $689m

Libra MV31 compiles PF debt package

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Japanese consortium obtains around $1.4bn from multiple firms for a Brazilian FPSO, source

MUFG's Koike shifts to South Asia

Asia Brazil Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Former LatAm regional head takes on a new assignment in the Indian Sub-Continent

Arroyo Energy secures Mexican project debt

Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt Loans

US PE investor collects $126m in five-year facilities for a 129 MW thermal plant in Nuevo León, sources

Codelco, Kazgeology ink co-op agreement

Project & Infrastructure Finance Chile Asia

Pair of state-owned entities ponder potential mining development and exploration opportunities

Latin America widens trade relations in the time of Trump  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy M&A

As the United States imposes tariffs on steel imports, Latin America downplays the threat of a trade war but looks to reinforce commercial ties with other countries.

Chilean, French duo pick up Andean hotel chain

M&A Equity Chile

Inmobiliaria Algeciras and AccorHotels pen $365m agreement with Atton Hoteles

ProInversion embarks on Asian roadshow

Project & Infrastructure Finance Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Peru

Peruvian delegation heads to Japan, South Korea and China seeking investments for some of the country's largest infrastructure projects

GIC, CCLA ink real estate JV

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Mexico Asia

Singapore's sovereign wealth fund and LatAm-focused property developer create $290m platform

YPF, Petronas advance pilot JV

Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy Argentina

State-run oil & gas companies target roughly $193m in investments to execute a pilot project in Argentina's Vaca Muerta

South Korea commits new resources to LatAm infra fund

Capital Markets Debt Loans

Government earmarks $300m to the Korea Infrastructure Development Co-financing Facility for Latin America and the Caribbean

Commerzbank names LatAm FI head

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Asia

Jochen Mueller will lead the German bank’s financial institution coverage in Latin America and Asia

IFC, Amundi form green bond fund

Brazil Mexico Andean

Multilateral lender and European asset manager aim to raise $2bn to invest in sustainable projects in emerging markets

BCI seeks syndicated loan

Chile Asia Loans

Chilean bank gets commitments from 15 Asian lenders for a three-year $125m facility

Banco de Chile sells yen notes

Chile Asia Japan

Chilean lender raises $85m in a five-year private placement in Japan