Moody's sees politics putting pressure on Chile's ratings

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service

Rating agency maintains a negative outlook despite a robust economic recovery in the South American country

Grupo Axo turns to BlackRock for funding

Equity M&A Funds

Mexican retailer sells a 3% stake to the US investment firm to expand digital sales across Latin America

Heineken, Quiñenco to increase stake in Chilean beverage company

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Equity

JV partners plan to buy up to 4.4% of CCU for as much as $157 mln, financed with an existing credit line

Ripley pulls bond sale after surprise election results

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Economy & Policy

Chilean retailer calls off a $300 mln debt deal after voters pick mostly independents and opposition candidates to rewrite the constitution

AES lines up new projects in Argentina

Bonds Green Bonds ESG

Power generation company reveals plans to build 1,000 MW of renewable energy capacity

Chile fields five offers for hospital concession

Project & Infrastructure Finance Chile M&A

Four bidders from Spain – Acciona, OHL, Sacyr and Grupo San José – join Mexico's GIA in the bidding for the Bíobío network

Aguas Antofagasta returns to local bond market

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

EPM's water subsidiary in Chile raises $176 mln to pay off debt and fund investments

Fintual gets go-ahead in Mexico

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Chile Mexico

Chilean fintech offers two new funds worth at least $150 mln on a digital platform for retail investors

Telefónica swaps four data centers for stake in Nabiax

M&A Chile Spain

Spanish telco includes two sites in Chile in a deal with the Madrid-based telecom infrastructure company

Ripley prepares to make international bond debut

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean retailer could sell $300 mln in dollar-denominated notes to refinance debt

Chile comes back with another ESG bond deal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Sovereign issuer prints $1.7 bln in new social bonds and adds $300 mln to its 2031 notes

Scotiabank increases stake in Chilean subsidiary

Equity M&A Chile

Canadian bank spends $407 mln for another 7% in Scotiabank Chile and takes its total share to 83%

VivoCorp seeks way out of financial problems

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean real estate developer hires Credicorp to advise on ways to stay on top of debt payments and investments

Enex plans international IPO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IPO Equity

Chilean service stations operator wants to finance its expansion abroad and move into green energy

Merama funds growth with debt, equity

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

E-commerce start-up raises $160 mln from Valor Capital, Monashees, Balderton and others