IFC funds green buildings in Colombia

Loans Debt Asset Management

World Bank's private sector lender provides $37 mln for Visum to develop commercial properties

LatAm sovereign bond sales fall in first half

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

External issues drop to $20 bln as issuers rely more on local markets and multilateral lenders, Fitch says

Enel mulls asset sale in Brazil

M&A Latin America Brazil

Italian utility company fields offers for a distribution company in Goiás after selling a transmission unit in Chile

CMPC picks up assets in Mexico

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Central America

Chilean paper producer agrees to buy Grupo P.I. Mabe from Belgium's Ontex for $292 mln

IDB Invest backs middle-class mortgages in Chile

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) IDB Invest

IDB's private sector affiliate grants a $50 mln revolver for an investment fund to buy RMBS from AVLA-owned fintech Creditú

YPF, ENAP sign Vaca Muerta pact

M&A Energy Oil

Argentina and Chile's state-owned oil companies could develop joint projects in the shale deposit in northern Patagonia

Elecmetal prices UF bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean mining supplies company issues $72 mln in 10-year, inflation-linked bonds

Transelec weighs financing options

Debt Bonds Loans

Chilean power transmission company says it could issue bonds or take out loans to raise $500 mln by the end of next year

Fitch upgrades Cencosud after acquisitions

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Upgrade

Chilean retailer's ratings rise to BBB as it incorporates recent deals in Brazil and the United States

Cristalerías Toro makes private placement

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean glassmaker issues $60 mln in eight-year bonds to pay off debt

Engie names new CEO in Chile

People Electricity Wind

French energy company's subsidiary brings in Rosaline Corinthien to take over for Axel Levêque on October 1

IDB Invest looks to 'double' lending in LatAm

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Funds

IDB's private sector affiliate could use a proposed capital increase to increase financing to $12 bln to $13 bln per year, Claver-Carone says

Moody's upgrades Aerodom on traffic recovery

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service

Rating agency raises the Dominican airport concessionaire to Ba3 as passenger traffic approaches pre-pandemic levels

Toesca names new CEO

People Chile Funds

Chilean asset management firm taps Carlos Antonio Saieh for the top post

BancoEstado gets capital lift

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Regulation

Chilean government injects $500 mln into the state-owned lender to meet Basel III requirements