Mexico

Maturing CKDs leave door open for new Fibra-Es, sources

Capital Markets Equity Energy

Oversubscribed offerings from GACM and CFE have buoyed the marketplace on the future of the Mexican equity instrument

Actis weighs Zuma Energia sale, sources

M&A Energy Mexico

UK private equity firm could net roughly 8x EBITDA for its stake in the Mexican power developer

Grupo Fonderia secures debt facility

Loans Debt Mexico

Mexican steel company signs $164m local currency loan to fund capex and refinance other debt

Grupo Lala snares former Modelo head

People Mexico

Mauricio Leyva takes the reins at the Mexican dairy firm from Scott Rank

Petrofac sells stake in Mexican operations

Project & Infrastructure Finance M&A Mexico

British oilfield services provider offloads 49% in three contracts to Anglo-French E&P unit Perenco

Artha Capital snares CKD financing

Equity Loans Capital Markets

Mexican investor takes $61m, through a Credit Suisse-managed fund, for acquisition of industrial assets

Oi talks cash on debt exchange

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Brazilian telecom says it will sell $1.65bn in new bonds to creditors, canceling $8.5bn in old debt

Grupo Axo secures bank financing

Loans Debt Mexico

Mexican retailer nabs $120m from BBVA, Banorte and HSBC, source

AMLO picks next Pemex CEO

People Mexico

Mexico's president-elect names Octavio Romero to take over the state-owned oil company

Cemex plans more asset sales

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Fixed Income Debt

Mexican cement company plans to sell up to $2bn of assets by the end of 2020

Aimia rejects Aeroméxico offer

M&A Mexico Canada

Canadian marketing firm turns down $180m for its 49% stake in the loyalty program the companies own together

GACM suspends four airport tenders

Project & Infrastructure Finance Mexico Economy & Policy

Mexico City airport operator indefinitely postpones awarding new contracts until AMLO's team reviews the overall project

Invex lines up local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexican financial institution aims to raise up to $318m from the sale of 10-year notes

IFC, IDB fund Mexican pharma plant

Loans Debt Mexico

Multilateral lenders provide almost $100m to finance construction of Genomma Lab's first manufacturing plant in Mexico

Pacific Alliance and Mercosur start plans for free trade agreement

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Argentina

Pacific Alliance wants more integration, less barriers to trade and better connection with Asia-Pacific.