Chile

Marubeni team lines up loan for Codelco desalination plant

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Mizuho is leading at least nine other lenders in a long-term deal for $1 bln

Codelco sells bonds in Hong Kong dollars

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Chilean copper miner raises $64 mln from the sale of 15-year notes at a fixed rate of 2.84%

WOM dials up international investors

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean telecom makes its cross-border bond debut with $450 mln in five-year notes at 6.875%

Sacyr concession considers bond sale to pay back loan

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Valles del Desierto could issue notes by September next year to pay off $115 mln in financing from BancoEstado

Cencosud selects new CEO

People Chile

Matías Videla rises from CFO to take the top job at the Chilean retail company

CC&L Infrastructure finances solar portfolio in Chile

Loans Energy Renewable

Canadian developer gets $173 mln from Deutsche Bank to fund construction and future acquisitions

Grenergy borrows for solar project in Chile

Loans Energy Renewable

Spanish renewable power company gets $71 mln from four lenders for the 103 MW Quillagua PV plant in the Atacama Desert

Gasco ordered to sell gas distribution business

M&A Energy Gas

Chile's Supreme Court tells the natural gas distributor to offload its controlling stake in Gasmar as M&A valuations run high

Mainstream funds wind, solar projects in Chile

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Irish renewable energy company borrows $580 mln from seven banks for the first phase of the 1.3 GW Andes Renovables platform

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

CMPC seals Sepac purchase

M&A Chile

Chilean paper company trims purchase price to become the largest tissue maker in Brazil

Codelco awards desalination plant

Project & Infrastructure Finance M&A Chile

Chile's state-owned copper miner grants the 22-year contract to a consortium led by Marubeni from Japan

AES Gener division follows through with bond deal

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Empresa Eléctrica Cochrane prices $430 million in 7.5-year notes at 5.5%, making up for a larger deal that it cancelled in October last year

Watt's raises funds to pay off debt

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean food and wine company issues $37.5 million in 10-year, inflation-linked notes in the local market

Chilean president names new cabinet, seeks to quell protests

Economy & Policy Politics Regulation

Piñera appoints Ignacio Briones to replace Felipe Larraín as Finance Minister, among other changes