Latin American issuers face higher financing costs

Economy & Policy Debt Latin America

Russia's war on Ukraine pushes up inflation and applies pressure to interest rates, according to Moody's

Gasco loses CEO, CMF gets new head

Capital Markets Gas Solar

Chilean energy company to search for new boss as Solange Berstein takes over at the securities regulator

Cencosud mulls acquisitions in Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IPO M&A

Chilean retailer also has a Brazilian IPO in its sights and will use cash flow to open new stores in Latin America

Entel seeks buyers for fiber optic network

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Telecoms

Chilean telco also receives two bids for data centers that it put up for sale earlier this year

Julius Baer names new country manager in Chile

People Asset Management Funds

Swiss wealth management firm also announces new hires in Mexico and Colombia

Enjoy emerges from bankruptcy

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Fitch Ratings Upgrade

Chilean company has restructured its debt, sold assets and merged with a rival

Chilean bondholders seek to block LATAM restructuring

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

BancoEstado-led group of creditors hires a law firm to challenge the proposal in local courts

LATAM seeks more DIP financing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Chilean airline requests another $300 mln as it climbs out of bankruptcy

ISA Interchile seeks new CFO

People Electricity Green Bonds

Chilean power and infrastructure company starts the search after Aquiles Vargas Fuenzalida steps down

Copec invests in energy transition start-ups

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Electricity

Chilean fuel retailer buys stakes in four companies through its San Francisco-based venture capital firm

Chile issues first sovereign SLBs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

South American nation prints $2 bln in 2042 bonds after orders reach $8.1 bln

BBVA gets green light to open office in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Loans

Spanish bank to offer investment banking services three years after selling its local retail business

Scotiabank increases stake in Chilean subsidiary

Equity M&A Loans

Canadian lender takes full control of the local business through a $1 bln deal with Grupo Said

Codelco forges ahead with investments

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Chile's state-owned mining company is investing $1.4 bln to expand output after near-record profits

Kraft Heinz, NotCo form joint venture

M&A Technology United States

US food company and Chilean start-up announce a partnership to make plant-based products in the United States