China

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

China’s SPIC nets Pacific Hydro assets

Brazil Chile China

State-owned power operator nabs hydro and wind-powered assets in Brazil, Chile and Australia

China's HNA to take stake in Azul

Brazil Asia China

Chinese holdco to become largest single shareholder in the Brazilian airline

Chinese, European central bank actions could help LatAm

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy China

Central bank actions from China, ECB could translate to better conditions for LatAm

Petrobras nets ICBC lease financing

Brazil China Loans

Financing linked to two existing platforms

LatAm bonds hold steady amid global equity storm

China Bonds

Light trading in LatAm bonds limited their widening as international stock markets took a battering on Monday

Global turmoil rattles LatAm debt plans

Brazil Caribbean China

New bond sales look tougher as yields widen and LatAm currencies fall

Commodity prices: lower for longer, says Levy

Brazil China Economy & Policy

The country must improve regulations and foster productivity

China Helps Fund Argie Trains

Argentina China Loans

Argentina has signed a $2.47bn financing package with China Machinery Engineering (CMEC) to revamp the Belgrano-Cargas freight train line, the country’s Interior Ministry...

Petrobras Sells Peru Assets to China

Brazil China M&A

PetroChina has agreed to acquire Petrobras’ Peruvian oil and gas assets for $2.6bn, Petrobras says. The Petrobras Energia Peru subsidiary has three oil and gas fields in ...

Chinese Clinch BicBanco Deal

Brazil China M&A

China Construction Bank has agreed to buy Brazil’s BicBanco for BRL1.62bn ($723m), BicBanco says, bringing rumors to life and giving one of China’s largest banks its firs...

Citi Peru Issues RMB Credit First

Peru China Bonds

Citi Peru has issued a Chinese Renminbi-denominated letter of credit, the first bank in Latin America to do so, it says. Details were not disclosed, other than that it wa...

Duke Energy Adds President in Chile

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy China

US-based energy company Duke Energy International has named Diego Hollweck president of Duke Energy Chile, effective October 16, it says. He comes to the role from BG Gro...

China slowdown not a threat to LatAm, experts say

Asia China Economy & Policy

China’s slowing growth and an end to the commodities super-cycle will not undermine its trade dynamic with Latin America, Chinese officials told a LatinFinance forum in B...