ColTel, Cenit lead IPOs in Colombia

IPO Equity Capital Markets

Equity market could move $200m from share sales in 2019 after four years of null gains

Devimar drives to financial close

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Colombian toll road concessionaire is weeks away from signing a $750m debt package, sources say

EPM presses ahead with Aguas Antofagasta sale

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Colombian utility company has hired Lazard to find a buyer for the Chilean subsidiary, source says

GEB moves to buy Peru's Dunas

Energy Electricity Peru

Colombian utility company will offer to take full control from the US private equity firm BWA

Avianca appoints new CEO in Brazil

People Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Airline names Jorge Vianna to top job as it arranges financing to emerge from bankruptcy

Darby lends to Biopas

Funds M&A Equity

US private equity firm provides debt for the Panama-based pharmaceutical distribution company

IBD Invest lends to Cabify

Loans Argentina Brazil

Multilateral lender provides $70m for Spanish ride-sharing app to expand in Latin America

Colombia reworks O&G contracts

Economy & Policy Energy Regulation

National hydrocarbons agency approves model to award its first blocks in four years

SPEC borrows to pay off debt

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Colombian natural gas company gets an eight-year loan for $103m to refinance a terminal in Cartagena, sources say

LifeMiles increases term loan

Loans Colombia

Avianca's frequent flyer program adds $100m to a facility signed in August 2017

Banco W drafts local debt sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian microlender plans to raise $50m from the sale of one- and three-year notes

Copa stays out of bond market

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

Airline intends to pay off its loans on time, rather than refinance them

Colombia funds infrastructure program

Funds Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy

Finance ministry and Findeter outline $428m in investments in water and energy projects, among others

Colombia extends Drummond mining contract


National mining agency permits US coal miner to operate La Loma for another 20 years

Colombia braces for more bankruptcies

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Importers and exporters could join power companies in a coming wave of restructurings