China

Tencent to take stake in Argentina's Ualá

M&A Funds Argentina

Chinese tech conglomerate is the latest big name investor in the Argentine mobile banking startup

AES Gener extends bond buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Capital Markets

Chilean power company gives investors until April 5 to get an early bird premium for their 2073 notes

SoftBank forms LatAm tech fund

Funds Equity M&A

Tokyo-based conglomerate commits $2bn to the $5bn fund and names Marcelo Calure to head a new subsidiary in the region

PetroRio funds Polvo field

Loans Structured Finance Debt

Brazilian oil and gas company secures up to $144m to increase production and fund exports to China

Codelco repurchases more bonds

Loans Argentina China

Chile's state-owned copper miner buys another $781m in outstanding notes

Chile consults market on undersea cable  

Project & Infrastructure Finance Chile China

Subtel starts the process to build a digital connection between South America and Asia

Bolsonaro takes aim against Chinese investments  

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation

Chinese firms are eyeing hydropower and nuclear assets in Brazil, source says

Chinalco finds financing in Peru  

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chinese aluminum company gets a two-year, $210m loan for its local mining subsidiary

State Grid wraps up CPFL Renováveis acquisition

Capital Markets Equity M&A

Chinese power company pays $1bn to take full control of the renewable energy business of Brazil's CPFL Energia

DR fixes Chinese financing  

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

China Exim Bank foots a $600m loan to fund power transmission projects on the Caribbean island

DP World funds port terminal in Ecuador  

Debt Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

IDB Invest arranges a 15-year financing package for the Dubai-based port operator's project in Posorja

China's Joyvio buys Australis  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets Debt

Chinese food service company plans to pay $880m for the Chilean salmon producer

BNDES assents to State Grid loan

Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Brazil's national development bank earmarks $1.4bn in financing for a $2.25bn transmission line

Petrobras, CNPC ink terms on refining, upstream JV

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance China

Chinese, Brazilian energy companies invest in Comperj refinery and a bunch of offshore concessions

China Inc.

Debt Capital Markets Loans

China and Latin America’s ties have evolved from direct government financing to commercial lending via locally-acquired banks.