China

Argentina seeks Chinese financing for nuclear power plant

Loans Energy Electricity

ICBC-led consortium of banks is expected to supply a 20-year, $7.9 bln loan for the project

S&P expects fewer foreign bidders in Brazil's next concession auctions

Credit Ratings S&P Global Economy & Policy

But rating agency still sees "sufficient" investor appetite due to financing conditions and the infrastructure gap

Colbún sheds power line business

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt M&A

Chilean utility company earns $1.3 bln in the sale to a group led by Dutch pension fund APG

FDN funds electric buses in Bogotá

Loans Colombia China

Colombian development bank provides $86 mln for Ashmore-led Electribús to buy 259 vehicles from China's BYD

PODCAST: Two big Chinese lenders skip LatAm loans in 2020  

Loans Latin America Andean

CDB and Chexim make no loans in 2020, but Chinese inbound M&A hits $7 bln

Ancap turns down bid for Argentine asset

M&A Argentina China

UAE-based trader Pure Life had sought to buy chemical company Carboclor for $45 mln

Telecom lands loan from China

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

Argentine telco takes out a $100 mln credit line from CDB to buy equipment

AIIB funds small business loans in Ecuador

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Beijing-based development provides $50 mln to CFN in its first financing deal in Latin America

Naturgy sells stake in Chile's CGE

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Electricity

Spanish energy company to earn $3 bln in a deal with China’s State Grid

Rumo may again try to sell stake in Malha Sul

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian logistics company could look for a partner if the government renews the railroad concession, CEO says

Aneel expects US bidders for transmission lines in 2021

Equity Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

US companies have stayed away from recent concession auctions, but things could change next year, agency head says

MMG takes out loan for Peruvian mine

Loans Debt Peru

Chinese miner gets $800 mln in three-year money for Las Bambas copper mine in Apurímac

Vale enters Chinese joint venture

Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil China

Brazilian miner partners with Ningbo Zhoushan to double capacity at the port of Shulanghu

LatAm miners on track for stronger second half of 2020  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rising output at Chinese steel mills leads to higher demand for raw materials from Latin America, Fitch says

NDB funds COVID-19 reflief in Brazil  

Loans Economy & Policy Brazil

BRICS development bank grants a $1 bln loan for a basic income guarantee program