Australia

Australian lithium merger targets Argentina

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Latin America

Orocobre and Galaxy plan to create a leading global lithium producer with a head office in Argentina

SQM sets price for share sale

Equity Capital Markets Chile

Chilean chemical company could raise $1.12 bln to fund a lithium project in Australia

IDB issues SDBs in Aussie dollars

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Bonds Fixed Income

Meiji Yasuda Life acquires $100 mln in 10-year notes in the development bank's third private placement with a Japanese insurance company this year

SQM to raise capital through follow-on

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chilean chemical company says it will use most of the proceeds to finance a new lithium project in Australia

Appian targets LatAm mines with new fund

Funds Project & Infrastructure Finance Equity

British firm has already deployed 40% of the $775 mln fund, including two investments in Brazil

Enaex to buy Australian blasting business

Equity M&A Chile

Chilean company agrees to pay $45 mln for Downer Blasting Services in its latest international acquisition

AES subsidiary sells stake in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Asset Management M&A

Chilean utility company gets $114 mln from a Toesca-run fund for 49% of Eléctrica Cochrane

Latin Resources recruits partner for lithium project in Argentina

Equity M&A Argentina

Integra agrees to invest in a joint venture with the Australian miner

Sumitomo gets go-ahead for Nufarm acquisition

M&A Regulation Equity

Japanese chemical company could close the purchase of the Australian agrochemical company's businesses in South America by the end of the month

Orica to buy explosives company in Peru

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Australian company will take a 83.5% stake in Exsa and launch an offer to buy out other shareholders

Macquarie acquires Colombian toll road

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Equity

Australian financial group takes over the BTS concession from CSS Constructores

Clearing Brazil's muddy waters

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets Debt

New sanitation law to clean up dirty waters making a splash

Aleática, Sacyr borrow again for Chilean toll road

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Spanish developers get another $48 mln in inflation-linked funding from the same eight lenders as last year

Karoon closes loan for oil field acquisition in Brazil

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Australian oil and gas company signs a four-year loan from ING for the Baúna deal

Moody's upgrades Aleatica toll road

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rating agency gives Autopista Amozoc-Perote a Baa1, citing "robust" traffic and revenue growth