Latin America

Stellantis names new head of FCA in Argentina

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People Latin America

Martín Zuppi to take over for Cristiano Rattazzi at the leading carmaker

Argentina to auction key waterway concession

Latin America South America Argentina

Government to seek new operator for the Paraguay-Paraná concession after current contract ends this month

Mastellone wraps up bond swap

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Argentine dairy producer gets 82% acceptance in exchange for lower-rate, longer-term notes

CGC buys Sinopec assets in Argentina

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Energy

Argentine energy company makes second major acquisition after buying assets from Petrobras in 2015

Factotal snares IDB Invest-led loan

International Financial Institutions IDB Invest Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Chilean factoring and leasing company to use $22 mln in credit to fund business with SMEs

Vista to tap local bond market for drilling project

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Argentine oil and gas company will also dip into cash reserves for a $250 mln shale oil project with Trafigura, source says

Moody's starts local ratings in Brazil

Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service Bonds

US credit rating agency adds Latin America's largest market to services in Argentina, Peru, Panama, Bolivia and Uruguay

Argentina plans to pursue cargo rail PPPs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Railroads

State-owned operator TAC will take over three concessions before the government looks for new private partners

CGC seeks long-term loan

Loans Debt Latin America

Argentine oil producer wants $150 mln from Bahamas-based Eurobanco after getting a 180-day credit line

Vista sells stake in Argentina oil field

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Argentine oil and gas company sells its 10% share in CASO to Shell for $21.5 mln as both companies look to increase production

Argentina's financial woes get worse

Economy & Policy Equity Capital Markets

Loss of emerging markets status is seen tightening access to credit and increasing financing costs, analysts say

Habi indicates more moves after Mexico

Equity Funds Technology

Colombian proptech raises $100 mln in Series B funding to set up shop in Mexico and expand operations at home

DILA Capital raises funds for tech acquisitions

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IPO M&A

US SPAC listing gets the Mexican firm $55 mln to find a deal, potentially with partners

Argentine investors get go-ahead for Edenor acquisition

M&A Debt Energy

Manzano and partners to pay $95 mln for Pampa Energía's stake in the electricity distribution company

IDB Invest issues social bonds in Aussie dollars

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Bonds

IDB's private sector affiliate raises $303 mln to fund projects through a sustainable debt framework that it introduced this year