Darby lends to Biopas

Funds M&A Equity

US private equity firm provides debt for the Panama-based pharmaceutical distribution company

Banco Pichincha issues first social bond in Peru

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bank sells 10-year notes with backing from IDB Invest to raise money for micro and small enterprises

IBD Invest lends to Cabify

Loans Argentina Brazil

Multilateral lender provides $70m for Spanish ride-sharing app to expand in Latin America

Peru holds rates

Economy & Policy Debt Regulation

Central bank has left the benchmark interest rate at 2.75% for 12 months in a row

Brookfield sells a third of Chilean roads

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Funds

Canadian investor expects to clear $365m from a deal for 33% of Vespucio Norte and the San Cristóbal Tunnel in Santiago

GyM reduces debt

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Peruvian construction company says it has lowered its bills by 21% to $655m

Alicorp finances Intradevco deal

M&A Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Peruvian consumer goods firm borrows $500m from three banks but looks to refinance acquisitions in the bond market

Pacasmayo places local bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian cement company earns $171m from the sale of sol-denominated notes

French, Spanish firms eye Sempra asset

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance

ACS, Engie and Vinci could prepare offers for the Peruvian utility company Luz del Sur, source says

Alicorp buys personal care rival in Peru

M&A Peru

Consumer goods firm agrees to pay $490m for Intradevco

Exalmar borrows for buyback

Loans Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian fishmeal company gets a $110m to repurchase $100m in bonds

IDB approves disaster relief loans

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Nicaragua

Regional development bank grants $486m for disaster relief in Nicaragua, Honduras, Panama and Peru

Aúna finances Peruvian acquisition

Loans M&A Colombia

Colombian healthcare company gets $110m to help pay for Promotora Médica Las Américas

Peru awards six broadband concessions

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Telecoms

China's YOFC and Peru's Yachay partner to win four bids, while a local consortium wins the other two

Allianz books toll road refi in Peru

Project & Infrastructure Finance Bonds Debt

Investment management firm leads private placement investors in a 16-year, $332m bond deal