Ecuador FinMin steps down

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Ecuador

Finance Minister Fausto Herrera is leaving office because of health issues

Agunsa gains Ecuador port PPP

Ecuador Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chilean developer takes on $177m in investments in the Manta Port

Ecuador returns after oil price spike

Ecuador Bonds

South American sovereign raises $750m in its third visit to the bond market this year

Copec inks agreement with ExxonMobil

Chile Colombia Ecuador

Chilean fuel distributor could pay up to $747m for the US oil and gas company’s fuel business in Colombia and Ecuador

Interagua seeks IIC financing

Bonds Structured Finance Ecuador

Ecuadorian water concessionaire requests a 13-year loan to cover investments and extend its debt maturities

Duke Energy completes LatAm exit

Argentina Chile Peru

US private equity firm I Squared agrees to buy assets in Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, El Salvador and Argentina

Uncertainty lurks but strong pipeline persists

Argentina Brazil Mexico

A potential rate hike has spooked some bond investors, but a full pipeline will see strong issuers tap the markets this month

Ecuador finds window for 2022 retap

Ecuador Bonds

South American sovereign adds $1bn to pre-fund its 2017 budget requirements

IDB signs Ecuador energy loan

Bonds Structured Finance Ecuador

Long-term loan includes a contribution from a co-financing facility with South Korea

Odin Mining to buy EGX

Ecuador M&A Canada

Odin agrees to acquire fellow Canadian-based miner that operates the Condor gold mine in Ecuador

Ecuador bonds hold firm in secondary trading

Venezuela Ecuador Bonds

Three of the sovereign’s outstanding bonds trade just above par in the secondary market, after issuing new 2022s on Monday

Ecuador jumps on yield to sell bond

Ecuador Bonds

Ecuador returns to the cross-border bond market after yields on its existing 2020s tightened 4% in recent months, sources say

Ecuador awards highway PPP

Ecuador Project & Infrastructure Finance

MTOP grants the 30-year contract to the only bidder

IFC finances SME loans

Bonds Structured Finance Argentina

Multilateral agency arranges funding for financial institutions in Argentina, Chile and Ecuador

Ecuador permits port project

Ecuador Project & Infrastructure Finance

Dubai's DP World plans to invest $1.2bn to build and operate a new deep-water terminal in Posorja