Colombia

Investors sign on to Avianca bond swap

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian airline unlocks a $250m loan from United and Kingsland after swapping 86% of 2020 notes for new 2023s

Northlands buys utility in Colombia

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Canadian energy company acquires EBSA from Brookfield and enters the Colombian market

EnfraGen lines up acquisition financing

Loans M&A Debt

Glenfarne subsidiary picks Bancolombia, Intesa Sanpaolo and SocGen to arrange a $300m mini-perm to buy two thermal power projects in Colombia

LatAm green bonds set record

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Market tops $4bn so far this year and recovers from a drop in 2018, CBI says

Cálidda issues local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

GEB's natural gas business in Peru raises $102m to cover part of its investments plans

IDB Invest, OPIC commit to women-focused funds in Colombia

Funds Debt Equity

Multilateral lender and US development agency dip into the $200m Fund Mujer to finance investments by MAS and Altra

SMBC adds to LatAm DCM desk

People Debt Capital Markets

Alfredo Ugarte joins the Japanese bank after leaving Credit Suisse

Carlyle acquires amusement centers

M&A Equity Peru

US private equity firm buys Atracciones Coney Island in Peru and its subsidiaries in Colombia and Chile

Termovalle secures seven-year loan

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Marubeni-backed power plant receives $110m from three banks to pay off debt

EPM starts second round of ISA sale

Equity Capital Markets M&A

Medellín-based utility company could ask for a premium on ISA's current share price, analyst says

Avianca closes in on United loan

Loans Bonds Debt

Kingsland chips in $50m in short-term financing to support the Colombian airline

Kaszek raises funds for LatAm startups

Funds Equity Brazil

Argentine VC firm gets $375m for new companies and $225m for later-stage investments

Vanti picks banks for local bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian natural gas company hires Davivienda, Bancolombia and Scotiabank to arrange a three-part deal for $145m, source says

Casino cash to boost Éxito

Equity M&A Capital Markets

Minority shareholders are expected to back a deal to become part of the Brazilian retailer GPA, analyst says

Avianca extends bond swap

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian airline receives majority participation, but not enough to unlock a loan from shareholders United and Kingsland