China

Petrobras repays ICBC Leasing

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

State-run oil producer pays three-quarters of a $1bn agreement with the Chinese institution

Enel Brazil secures bank financing  

Brazil Europe China

Italian utility's local subsidiary taps two lenders for a 10-year, $250m loan, source

Latin America widens trade relations in the time of Trump  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy M&A

As the United States imposes tariffs on steel imports, Latin America downplays the threat of a trade war but looks to reinforce commercial ties with other countries.

Latin America widens trade relations in the time of Trump

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy People

As the United States imposes tariffs on steel imports, Latin America downplays the threat of a trade war but looks to reinforce commercial ties with other countries. By L...

Tianqi ups stake in SQM

M&A Energy Chile

Chinese lithium player grabs a further 24% in the Chilean peer for more than $4bn

CDB, FDN enhance ties

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance China

Chinese and Colombian development banks look to increase Asian participation in infrastructure financing

JinkoSolar obtains Viborillas project debt

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chinese renewables unit closes $133m facility for a 100 MW Mexican power plant

Chile grants license to Bank of China

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People Loans

State-owned lender becomes second Chinese bank to open a branch in the South American country

Fosun subsidiary snares Peruvian insurer

M&A China Peru

Chinese holdco may spend as much as $211m for La Positiva Seguros y Reaseguros

Bolivia's ESM secures China Ex-Im loan

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Bolivia

State-run miner obtains $396m from the export credit agency for a steel and iron processing plant in Santa Cruz

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