Bolivia

Bolivia Locks in Funds

Bolivia Bonds

Bolivia weathered a widening of US Treasury yields Thursday to raise $500m in the bond market, getting $1bn in demand. The issuer printed at a level matching 6.25% initia...

Bolivia Set for Second International Bond

Bolivia Bonds

Bolivia is out with 6.25%-area initial price thoughts for a new $500m senior unsecured 2023 bond set to launch and price today, according to people following the transact...

Bolivia to Engage Buyside

Bolivia Bonds

Bolivia is visiting the international buyside on a three-day roadshow next week, as it looks test investor appetite. The Ba3/BB minus/BB minus Andean sovereign has been r...

Canada Pension Pays up for Brazilian Mall Stake

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The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has agreed to acquire a 27.6% percent stake in Brazil's Aliansce Shopping Centers from US-based REIT General Growth Prope...

Bolivian Brings Size to Local Bond Market

Bolivia Bonds

Bolivia’s Transierra has raised $135m in domestic dollar-denominated bonds, giving the country’s local market a rare sizeable transaction at a time when the international...

Bolivia Picks Banks for Cross-Border Sequel

Bolivia Bonds

Bolivia has mandated Bank of America Merrill Lynch and HSBC to manage its next international bond transaction, according to people familiar with the matter. Plans for tim...

Bolivia Nationalizes Airport Group

Bolivia M&A

Bolivia has nationalized Airport operator Servicios de Aeropuertos Bolivianos (Sabsa), owned by Spain's Abertis and Aena, according to the government’s official news agen...

Bolivia a Comp for Paraguay: Barclays

Bolivia Bonds Paraguay

Bolivia’s (Ba3/BB minus) benchmark 2022 bond, which priced under 5% in October last year, would serve as a comp for Paraguay’s debut benchmark-size 10-year bond, Barclays...

Bolivia Takes Iberdrola Units

Bolivia M&A

Bolivia's government has nationalized two electric utilities controlled by Spain's Iberdrola, according to the country's energy ministry. Officials justified the takeover...

Ally LatAm Assets Go Back to GM

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Ally Financial has agreed to sell its operations in Brazil, Mexico, Colombia and Chile to General Motors, it says, as part of a larger $4.2bn sale of all Ally's internati...

Votorantim Sees Cement CEO Switch

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Walter Schalka will step down from his role as CEO of Votorantim Cimentos, the company says. He will be replaced in the interim by Paulo Henrique de Oliveira Santos, corp...

Bolivia Best Bank: Banco Mercantil Santa Cruz

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Bolivia Return Lands inside Expectations

Bolivia Bonds

Investor demand for yield and Bolivia’s strong macroeconomic credentials appear to have overcome political risk concerns, as the Andean sovereign got a yield inside 5% in...

Smaller Sovereigns Line Up to Tap Demand

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A group of the LatAm’s smaller sovereign issuers have their eyes on the international bond markets, likely following a transaction from Bolivia expected as soon as today....

Bolivia Seen Yielding in 5% Range

Bolivia Bonds

On the roadshow this week, Bolivia is seen likely pricing a new bond at a yield between 5%-6% should it decide to do a deal, according to investors following the process....