China

Chinese firm enters Argentine lithium project

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Argentina

Zangge buys 65% of Ultra Lithium's Laguna Verde project for $50 mln

ICBC joins City Express loan

Debt Funds Loans

Chinese bank's local branch adds $14 mln to a syndicated facility for the Mexican hotel chain

Tianqi wants bigger stake in SQM

Equity M&A Capital Markets

Executives from the Chinese lithium producer have met with Chilean officials to lift ownership limits in the chemical company

Argentina to tap China for power projects

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Electricity

Government plans to borrow $4.7 bln to build two large dams in Patagonia

UTE lines up local bond sale

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Uruguayan state-owned power company seeks $104 mln for a transmission project

New owners invest in Justo & Bueno

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Hong Kong-based Joining Futures will pay off the Colombian discount retailer's debt as part of a $628 mln capital injection

Chinese fund buys Colombian retail chain

M&A Debt Commerce

Hong Kong-based Joining Futures takes ownership of discount retailer Justo & Bueno and pledges to pay off debt by May 10

Argentina seeks Chinese financing for nuclear project

Loans Electricity Project & Infrastructure Finance

CNNC offers to fund 100% of a $8.3 bln project to build a fourth nuclear plant in the country

CPFL acquires full stake in CEEE-T

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

State Grid-owned power company pays $232 mln to buy Eletrobras' shares in the transmission firm

Pemex to invest in fertilizer plants

Economy & Policy Mexico Russia

Mexico's state-owned oil company plans to spend $300 mln to upgrade three facilities as prices rise and imports tumble, CEO says

Argentina seeks more project financing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

South American country lines up funding from EIB and eyes Chinese energy investments

CGE Transmisión to refinance bank loans

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

State Grid-owned power line operator faces $699 mln in maturities over the next two years

Argentina announces Chinese railroad investment

Project & Infrastructure Finance Railroads Argentina

CRRC and CRIG sign agreements to build and finance three commuter rail projects in and around Buenos Aires

State Grid to build power lines in Argentina

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Electricity

Chinese company's CET unit agrees to invest $1.1 bln to boost electricity transmission after a major blackout in Greater Buenos Aires

Brazilian, Chinese banks lead chase for Citibanamex

Economy & Policy Funds M&A

Itaú and Bradesco could look to enter the Mexican market as Citi announces its exit, analyst says