Scotiabank preps more UF bonds in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Canadian bank's local subsidiary is expected to issue $446 mln in inflation-linked notes, Fitch says

Scotiabank sells more bonds in Chile

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Canadian bank's local subsidiary places $40 mln in inflation-linked bonds due in 2029

CAF grants loans to Argentina, Chile and Paraguay

CAF Loans Debt

South American development bank approves $1.18 bln for a pipeline in Argentina, MSMEs loans in Chile and highway repairs in Paraguay

Argentina gets more funds for gas pipeline

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans CAF

CAF will provide $540 mln for the $3.4 bln project following BNDES loan

Fitch cuts VTR to B-

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Downgrade

Rating agency cites "very limited" information on the Chilean telco's financial strategy after a merger with Mexico's América Móvil

Schörghuber holds on to Chilean salmon farm

M&A Chile Germany

German conglomerate drops plan to sell Puerto Montt-based producer Ventisqueros

IDB Invest lends to Copeval

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IDB Invest Loans

IDB's private sector affiliate grants a $30 mln loan for the Chilean agricultural supplies company to purchase inputs

Itaú seeks full ownership of Chilean subsidiary

M&A Equity Andean

Brazilian bank is looking to acquire the 34% of Itaú Corpbanca that it does not already own

Luksic firms agree to Cartes buyout

M&A Latin America South America

CCU and HC Energía agree to acquire stakes in Paraguayan JVs from Grupo Cartes

Chile's Rankmi acquires Osmos in Mexico

M&A Chile Mexico

Chilean HR software company uses $48 mln from a Series A round led by SoftBank to fund the deal

Chile's former finance minister to rejoin IMF

International Monetary Fund (IMF) People Chile

Rodrigo Valdés will become director of the fund's Western Hemisphere department on May 1

IDB Invest arranges financing for electric buses in Colombia

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

IDB's private sector affiliate and BNP Paribas provide $126 mln for Italy's Enel and the UK's InfraBridge to purchase buses in Bogotá

Fitch upgrades Arcos Dorados

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Upgrade

Latin America's sole McDonald's franchiser surpasses pre-pandemic revenues and looks to Brazil for growth, according to the rating agency

Aguas Andinas names next CEO

People Project & Infrastructure Finance Water & Sewage

Chilean water company picks Daniel Tugues to replace Marta Colet on May 2

Bci prices two-part bond sale

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean lender issues $60 mln in six- and eight-year notes in the local market