Peru

Petroperú to miss audit deadline

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Peru's state-owned oil company plans to hire two banks by the end of the month

S&P cuts Peruvian banks after sovereign downgrade

Credit Ratings S&P Global Peru

Rating agency lowers BCP, MiBanco, Scotiabank, BBVA and Interbank to BBB on "high exposure" to the local market

Frutura buys Uruguay fruit supplier

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Commerce

California fruit merchant acquires Citrícola Salteña in its second M&A deal in Latin America

S&P cuts Petroperú to junk

Credit Ratings S&P Global Downgrade

Ratings agency says the Peruvian state oil refiner's failure to have its 2021 accounts audited could lead to breach of bond covenants

Panama to come to market by year end

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Peru could also consider a new issue in the second half of the year if the market window opens, finance officials say at a LatinFinance event in New York

Fitch downgrades Petroperú, puts on negative watch

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Rating agency cuts Peru's state-owned oil company to BBB- on a lack of transparency and weak governance

Petroperú needs new auditor before bond sale

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Peru's state-owned oil company is looking for a new auditor after PwC's local affiliate rescinds a contract

Fitch downgrades Telefónica in Peru

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Fitch Ratings Bonds

Rating agency cuts Telefónica del Perú to BB+ on falling revenues and rising costs

Grupo Centenario to print dollar bonds in local market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Peruvian real estate company plans to issue $50 mln in 15-year notes with Credicorp as structuring agent

Altum Capital eyes more funding for SME loans

Bonds Debt Funds

Mexican asset management firm could also start lending to exporters in South America in a few years, CFO says

Kueski could try to buy 'products' from Citibanamex

Debt Equity Funds

Mexican online consumer lender is also looking to raise up to $200 mln to set up shop in South America and the United States, CEO says

Banco Popular drafts local bond sale

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Colombian lender expects to issue up to $127 mln in the local market on March 10, source says

IG4 revives offer for CCR stake

Equity M&A Capital Markets

São Paulo-based private equity firm could acquire Andrade Guiterrez's 14.9% share in the Brazilian infrastructure group through Peruvian construction company Aenza

Peru reappoints deputy finance minister

Economy & Policy Peru People

Betty Sotelo takes the job for the third time, following the recent appointment of Oscar Graham as finance minister

Mibanco issues social bonds in Colombia

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Peruvian microlender raises $28 mln to fund loans to women-led businesses