CSN confirms interest in Samarco

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Debt

Brazilian steelmaker has hired a financial adviser to work on a possible offer for the debt-ridden joint venture between Vale and BHP

Hortifrut mulls setting up Irish unit

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Debt

Chilean fruit grower said the move will help it access more financing for international expansion

Macquarie REIT drafts refinancing plans

Debt Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Fibra Macquarie could raise up to $600 mln to pay off $250 mln in 2023 bonds and other debt

Macquarie REIT names new CEO

Mexico Australia Capital Markets

Fibra Macquarie appoints Simon Hanna to the top job and also promotes Andrew McDonald-Hughes to CFO

HIF Global picks up funding for e-fuel projects

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Chile's AME-backed company will use $260 mln to start production in Australia, Chile and the United States

IDB issues EYE bond in Aussie dollars

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

US-based development bank sells $225 mln worth of three-year notes to fund youth education and employment projects

Trilogy to sell Bolivian telco

M&A Telecoms Mobile

US operator deals its stake in Nuevatel to Peruvian wireless company Balesia

Bondholders reject Samarco recovery plan

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Creditors oppose a 75% haircut and claim converting debt into shares does not give them voting rights

Copec invests in energy transition start-ups

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Electricity

Chilean fuel retailer buys stakes in four companies through its San Francisco-based venture capital firm

Datamine buys Chilean mining supplier

M&A ESG Australia

Australian company acquires Zyght to build up its ESG services in the industry

Moody's upgrades Escondida

Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service Upgrade

Chilean copper miner benefits from strategic importance to its owners, BHP and Rio Tinto, rating agency says

Minerva forms JV with SALIC for Australian buys

M&A Equity Brazil

Brazilian meatpacker partners with the Saudi agricultural and livestock company to acquire two sheep processing plants in Western Australia

JBS seeks growth in aquaculture

Equity M&A Capital Markets

Brazilian food company hooks into the business with acquisition of Australian salmon company

Aleatica picks up project financing in Chile

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Toll Road

IFM-owned infrastructure company borrows $205 mln for the Puente Industrial concession in Concepción

Aleatica finishes financing 4G toll road

Debt Loans Bonds

Spanish infrastructure company raises a total of $733 mln in dollars and pesos for the Autopista Río Magdalena 2, FDN says