Moody's assigns first-time ratings to SPP Seguros

Capital Markets Bonds Mexico

Rating agency ranks the Mexican insurance company well below investment grade

Compartamos drafts local bond program

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexican lender plans to sell $758 mln in long-term notes in pesos and dollars

Blue Marine borrows from HSBC

Loans Debt Energy

Mexican shipping and oilfield services company secures working capital to fulfill Pemex contracts

CFE prints long-term bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexico's state-owned electric utility returns to the Formosa market with $900 mln worth of 30-year notes

Grupo Carso lines up local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexican conglomerate aims to raise $260 mln for energy and infrastructure investments

Steel Dynamics snaps up Mexican recycler

M&A Equity Mexico

US steel company says it will use cash on hand to acquire Monterrey-based Zimmer

Vista to buy out partners in midstream business

Equity M&A Energy

Mexico City-listed oil and gas company agrees to pay $37.5 mln to take control of Aleph Midstream in Argentina

Mexico examines cancelling Braskem contract

Politics Regulation Energy

AMLO says government could rescind an ethane supply agreement with Pemex "if legally possible"

Moody's downgrades NR Finance

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rating agency cuts the Mexican car financing company to Baa1 after downgrading Nissan last week

Grupo Carso weighs bids for rail, energy projects

Project & Infrastructure Finance Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Mexican conglomerate prepares offers for the Tren Maya concession and CFE power plants

Televisa sticks with Univision

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Mexican media company keeps its 36% stake in the US boradcaster as Searchlight and ForgeLight acquire a majority share

IDEAL sizes Fibra-E offering

Debt Equity Capital Markets

Mexican infrastructure developer agreed to form the trust as part of last year's investment by CPPIB and Ontario Teachers'

Santander buys Evalon in Mexico

M&A Equity Mexico

Spanish bank's local branch agrees to pay $84 mln for the payment processing company

Schwager, Grupo México team up for mining investments

Project & Infrastructure Finance Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Chile

Chilean and Mexican companies form a partnership to bid for contracts in Chile

Crédito Real chats up Swiss investors

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Credit Suisse and BNP Paribas schedule meetings for the Mexican lender in Zurich and Geneva next week