Fintechs develop trade financing tools

Loans Structured Finance Argentina

Cross-border trade is set to get faster and cheaper as financiers develop distributed ledger projects to streamline documentation and facilitate credit. Latin America cou...

Cross-Border M&A Deal of the Year - Duke Energy  

M&A Electricity Renewable

Rapidly executed, quantifiably large, and attractive to all parties, the sale is the most noteworthy cross-border M&A of the year

Chinese brewer picks up stake in Chilean winemaker

Asset Management M&A China

Jiangsu Yanghe acquires 12.5% share capital in Vina San Pedro Tarapaca for $65m

CAF mulls debut Panda trade

China Bonds

The Latin American development bank expects a change in regulations will allow multilateral lenders to issue renminbi-denominated debt

Parting Shot: IFC unveils new equity fund in Latin America

Project & Infrastructure Finance Bonds Structured Finance

Multilateral agency aims to go beyond the standard A/B loan structure and build a more active portfolio in Latin America, says Irene Arias

China shapes stronger trade ties with Latin America

Argentina Brazil Chile

Following the end of the commodities boom, China and Latin America are forging bonds in a range of new industries

Interview: Brazil-China Fund

Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil Funds

A new bilateral fund managed by Brazil and China has billions of dollars to invest. But, as the foreign affairs secretary at Brazil’s Planning Ministry says, the exact st...

Chinese investors go big in Latin American energy

Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil China

Some of China’s biggest power companies are starting to look beyond acquisitions to greenfield projects in the region

LatAm institutional investors look for an opening in China's stock markets

Argentina Chile Colombia

Latin American investment teams are tracking the changes in China’s markets, with many welcoming the expansion of options

LatAm infra markets struggle to shake off corruption

Project & Infrastructure Finance Argentina Brazil

Project finance in Latin America is having another tough year as the effects of the Odebrecht bribery scandal rattle the region. Now political uncertainty in major econom...

CMPort buys Brazilian port operator

Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil China

Chinese shipping and logisitics company acquires 90% of TCP for $930m

CITIC Agri Fund buys in Brazil

Brazil China M&A

Chinese investor pays about $1.1bn for DowChemical's Brazilian corn seed business

BNDES, Caixa manage Brazil-China fund

Structured Finance Brazil China

State-owned banks will contribute $5bn to the $20bn fund, but other local banks could also participate

BNDES, Caixa to manage Brazil-China infrastructure fund

Brazil China Bonds

The Brazilian state-owned banks will contribute $5bn to the $20bn fund, but other local banks could also participate

Chinese banks circle Petrobras loan

Brazil China Loans

Brazil's state-owned energy company needs large tickets from the Asian lenders to get a full $1bn, sources say