State Grid aims for controlling stake in CPFL

Brazil China M&A

Chinese power company could buy another 44.5% of the Brazilian energy firm by early October, sources say

LATAM-CHINA OUTLOOK: A dynamic relationship


As China’s economy shifts focus, its role in Latin America’s growth is evolving. Now the region must change its exports and interactions to take advantage

Interview: Minas Buenaventura CEO Roque Benavides on China’s metals appetite

Project & Infrastructure Finance Interviews China

China’s vast infrastructure requirements are set to continue stoking demand from Latin America’s miners, says the chief executive of Minas Buenaventura

CHINA LOANS: Old flame

Loans Economy & Policy China

China’s policy lenders have been key to projecting the country’s economic influence in Latin America even as it pursues a renewed strategic focus on Asia. By Tom Nelthorp...

CHINA FDI: Buy and hold

Project & Infrastructure Finance China

Brazilian infrastructure is ready to snag the region’s biggest Chinese investments to date. Colombia, Peru and even Mexico are poised to do okay as well. By Ivan Castano

Cabei issues more offshore renminbi bonds

Central America Honduras Asia

Central American development bank taps Taiwanese and Hong Kong-based investors for latest cross-border deal

Fosun buys Rio Bravo Investimentos

Brazil Asia China

Chinese conglomerate makes debut investment in Latin America

Duke Energy’s LatAm sale enters second phase

Argentina Brazil Chile

US energy company has shortlisted at least six bidders for its Latin American assets, sources say

ICBC to open in Mexico

Mexico China Bonds

Chinese financial institution opens its fourth subsidiary in Latin America

Costa Rica green lights highway funding from China

Costa Rica China Loans

Comptroller general approves a contract with China Harbour to expand Ruta 32

Anglo American sells Brazilian assets

Brazil China M&A

China Molybdenum agrees to buy the miner's niobium and phosphate businesses for $1.5bn

Marfrig unloads Argentine units

Argentina Brazil China

Brazilian food processor agrees to sell meatpacking and livestock businesses to China's Foresun for $75m

Brazil's Azul invests in TAP Portugal

Brazil China Europe

Brazilian airline buys $100m in convertible securities from the Portuguese carrier, following last year’s deal with China’s HNA Group

Ecuador secures loan from China's ICBC

Ecuador China Loans

The credit line is part of a larger financing agreement that the countries reached last year

LatAm equities face early headwinds

Mexico China Equity

Chinese volatility hits Latin American markets