World Bank explores second Pacific Alliance cat bond

Bonds Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

The talks with some of the Pacific Alliance countries are preliminary, a source says

Ex-Itaú M&A banker joins Santander in Colombia

M&A People Colombia

Marcel Patiño joins Santander in Bogotá, sources say

Bancolombia to issue sustainable notes

Bonds Capital Markets Debt

Colombian bank announces plans days after Findeter issued the first sustainable bonds in the local market

DEG, Altra invest in AVLA

M&A Structured Finance Chile

German and Colombian firms lead other investors in the acquisition of a minority stake in the Chilean surety bond and trade credit company

FDN prints bonds for TransMilenio

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian development bank sells $41m in local notes to buy new buses for the Bogotá transit system

Avianca names new CFO

People Debt Colombia

Adrian Neuhauser leaves Credit Suisse to help turn around the Colombian airline

Casino reshuffles LatAm holdings

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian subsidiary GPA will acquire Éxito in Colombia as part of the French retailer's regional restructuring plans

Termomorichal refinances debt

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Power generator gets a new $50m loan from Sabadell and Santander

GEB needs partners to bid for Sempra assets

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Colombian power company does not have enough cash to make an offer by itself

ISA finances roadworks in Chile

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian conglomerate sells $200m in inflation-linked for the Ruta del Maipo

GEB, Enel spat hits Electricaribe sale

M&A Energy Electricity

Differences keep the jointly owned Codensa out of the bidding process for now

Avianca to pay premium on bond refi

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian airline will likely offer investors a pickup of 150bp to rollover its 2020 notes after a recent downgrade, source says

Cencosud sets price range for mall IPO

Equity Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Chilean retailer aims to raise around $1bn from the spinoff of its shopping malls division in the local stock market

Findeter issues first sustainable bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombia's state financing agency raises $123m for green and social projects through a two-part deal in the local market

Avianca names new CEO

People Debt Bonds

Anko van der Werff takes control as the Colombian airline works on refinancing $550m in bonds