Frutura reaps second acquisition this month

M&A Commerce Equity

US fruit company agrees to buy Chilean grape exporter Subsole after announcing a similar deal in Uruguay

EIG, Fluxys buy into Chilean LNG plant

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Gas

US investment firm and Belgian energy company to pay more than $700 mln for 80% of GNL Quintero

Chile plans stimulus spending

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Chile

President Boric's administration sketches out a $3.5 bln package that includes fuel subsidies and aid for small businesses

TGS expects to access financing for LNG project

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Gas

Argentine natural gas pipeline company aims to finalize plans for the terminal by end of year

Simetrik plans 'big round' for funding this year

Debt Equity Funds

Colombian fintech is sizing up a round to fund its international expansion plans, CEO says

Enel eyes selling Chilean transmission business

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Electricity

Italian utility company's subsidiary could earn $1 bln from the deal

Transelec names next CEO

People Energy Electricity

Chilean power line company picks Arturo le Blanc to replace Andrés Kuhlmann on May 1

Enel to create EV unit in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Electricity

Italian utility company's subsidiary makes the move to better compete in a growing industry

LATAM lenders to vote on restructuring plan

Debt Bonds Loans

Chilean airline aims to have creditor approval by May 2, ahead of a confirmation hearing on May 17

Entel sells data centers to Equinix

M&A Telecoms Technology

Chilean telco earns $736 mln for three centers in Chile and one in Peru

Cargill buys stake in Chile's Multi X

M&A Equity Chile

Japan's Mitsui also increases its stake in the Chilean salmon producer as part of the $303 mln deal

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