Grupo Axo acquires Chile's Komax

M&A Commerce South America

Mexican retail group adds 150 stores in Chile, Peru and Uruguay through the deal

Telefónica sells shares in Chile to pay off bonds

Equity Chile Spain

Spanish telco's local unit earns $263 mln to take care of debt that matures this year

SalfaCorp gets nod for share shale

Equity Chile Capital Markets

Chilean construction company seeks to raise $27 mln to fund its project backlog

Carozzi taps new CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People M&A

Chilean food company names Santiago Valdés to run the company after a series of acquisitions

CMPC owners prep UF bond sales in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Pasur and Minera Valaparaíso could raise $1.4 bln combined as the local subsidiary of France's Engie goes for $375 mln, Fitch says

AES Andes puts up cash for bond buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

US power company's Chilean subsidiary is looking to repurchase up to $200 mln in 2079 notes

Gloria gobbles up Soprole

M&A Chile Peru

Peruvian dairy producer acquires Fonterra's division in Chile for $210 mln plus debt

CGE Transmisión lines up bond sales

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

State Grid-owned power line operator plans to issue $738 mln in inflation-linked bonds in Chile

Brazilian candidate stands as frontrunner for IDB president

International Financial Institutions Caribbean Latin America

Former central bank governor Ilan Goldfajn is accomplished as an economist, but he may lack the political experience for the role, sources say

BancoEstado sells local bonds

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Chilean lender issues $190 mln in three tranches of inflation-linked notes

Aguas de Antofagasta picks up UF loan

Loans Debt Water & Sewage

Chilean water utility borrows $74 mln from state-owned lender BancoEstado

Copec prints inflation-linked bonds

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Chilean energy and forestry group raises $254 mln in a two-part deal in the local market

Chile lines up financing for green hydrogen

Loans Debt International Financial Institutions

Corfo secures $350 mln from the World Bank and $400 mln from the IDB to develop biofuel projects

Chilean banks tap local bond market

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Banco BICE, Scotiabank and Banco Consorcio issue a combined $41 mln in inflation-linked notes

Muncher preps fundraising for US move

Debt Equity Funds

Colombian dark kitchens chain could raise up to $135 mln by mid-2024 to enter new markets in the United States, Chile and Ecuador, CEO says