Latin America

LatAm green bond sales double in two years

International Financial Institutions Bonds Latin America

Issuers in Chile, Brazil and Mexico represent more than three-quarters of the amount raised since 2019, CBI says

Kavak raises funds for global expansion

Equity Funds Latin America

Mexican used-car platform gets $700 mln in a Series E financing round and increases its valuation to $8.7 bln

Millicom taps bonds for swap

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Nasdaq-listed telco agrees to exchange $336 mln in 2031 bonds for outstanding 2026 notes

EMGA works on three more bank deals for this year

Debt Loans International Financial Institutions

Emerging markets investment bank plans to announce deals in Ecuador, Costa Rica and Mexico in the coming months, directors say

SoftBank steps up tech investments in LatAm

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Asset Management Capital Markets

Japanese investor to launch a new $3 bln fund as MercadoLibre and Kaszek team up on a $250 mln SPAC IPO

Captalys files for IPO

Equity IPO Latin America

Brazilian fintech could move up to $190 mln in its stock market debut

Brazil's former central bank head to join IMF

International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF) Latin America

Ilan Goldfajn will become director of the multilateral lender's Western Hemisphere department in January next year

Nexans acquires Colombian cable maker

Funds Equity Debt

French company agrees to spend $225 mln to buy Centelsa from Mexico's Xignux

CABEI sets up social bonds in Swiss francs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Central American development bank plans to raise up to $218 mln to fund healthcare and education projects, source says

Betterware maps out LatAm expansion plans

Funds Loans Latin America

Mexican direct-to-consumer company expects to open in Colombia and Peru in the next two to three years, source says

Millicom dials up tap for bond swap

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Nasdaq-listed telco plans to reopen its 2031 bonds in an exchange for its 2026 notes

Moneda expects to close sale to Pátria by year end

Asset Management Latin America Brazil

Tie-up will create one of the largest investment firms in Latin America with $26 bln in assets under management

Cencosud files for IPO in Brazil

Equity IPO Latin America

Brazilian subsidiary of the Chilean retailer will use the proceeds to fund growth, including potential M&A

Ta-Ta to tap local bond market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Uruguayan retailer aims to raise up to $100 mln in the sale of inflation-linked bonds

LAAD gets green loan through IFC

Loans Debt Latin America

Florida-based agribusiness lender borrows $80 mln to fund water use and renewable energy projects for farmers in Latin America