Colombia, Peru could open bond market next year

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peru will likely resurrect a delayed offer from earlier this month, while Colombia could take advantage of market conditions to sell more debt, a source says

Ecuador's M&A market sets up for next year

M&A Ecuador

Two large acquisitions are expected to cross the line in 2019, a source says

DP World funds port terminal in Ecuador  

Debt Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

IDB Invest arranges a 15-year financing package for the Dubai-based port operator's project in Posorja

Ecuador mulls bonds, IMF loan for 2019

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Country could go back to the bond market for $1.75bn, or turn to the IMF or China to fill a financing gap

IDB Invest lends to Telefónica in Ecuador

Loans Ecuador

Multilateral lender provides a six-year revolver to finance smartphone sales

Ecuador issues RFP to expand roadways

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Nation’s transportation ministry estimates that project works require as much as $1.3bn in total investment

Ecuador's EPA and Spanish utility sign PPP

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Ecuador

The joint venture seeks to reactivate economies of Manabi, Esmeralda after 2016 earthquake

BHP ups stake in Ecuador's SolGold

M&A Ecuador

Anglo-Aussie miner pays a 32% premium for a further 5.2% share in the copper project

Ecuador advances Tren Playero works

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Ecuador

Government ministry values rail project at roughly $1bn

Canadian Frontera taps oil in Los Llanos region

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Colombia Ecuador

Oil & gas firm plans at least 34 additional perforations in Colombia, IFC exercises put option in Pacific Midstream

Petroamazonas shores up oil investments with new contracts

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Ecuador

Ecuador's state-run petrol company inks terms that will increase production by 89m barrels over 15 years

Ecuador gets bilateral loan from Japan

Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Ecuador

Sovereign gathers $70m to put towards power efficiency

International tribunal sides with Chevron, Texaco in Ecuador

Politics Ecuador Gas

Ruling alleges that bribes led to a $9.5bn judgement against the petrochemicals company

Ecuador receives IDB backing

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Ecuador

Sovereign obtains $100m from the development bank to help upgrade its grid

Ecuador boosts international reserves with repo agreement  

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Ecuador

Goldman Sachs places $500m with the sovereign issuer after it transferred roughly $1.2bn in notes to the US investment bank