United Kingdom

EMGA works on three more bank deals for this year

Debt Loans International Financial Institutions

Emerging markets investment bank plans to announce deals in Ecuador, Costa Rica and Mexico in the coming months, directors say

HSBC takes legal action against El Salvador

Economy & Policy Debt Loans

International bank is seeking to recover at least $49.3 million in damages

GIP buys Mexican power firm

Equity M&A United States

US infrastructure fund used its own resources to acquire 100% of Saavi Energía, a source said

HSBC names new COO for LatAm

People Latin America United Kingdom

Ian Macalester moves from the British bank's insurance division to lead its operations in Latin America

Gympass doubles valuation in latest round

Equity Funds Healthcare

Brazilian start-up pockets $220 mln from existing investors SoftBank and General Atlantic among others

Brazilian meatpackers make more acquisitions

M&A Brazil United Kingdom

JBS agrees to spend $939 mln for Kerry's meats and meals businesses in the United Kingdon and Ireland, while BRF enters the local pet food market

Pochteca refinances debt with HSBC loan

Loans Debt M&A

Mexican industrial products group takes out a $50 mln loan after buying Ixom's operations in Latin America last year

IDB issues largest SOFR bond deal this year

Bonds Debt International Financial Institutions

US-based development bank prints $600 mln in new 10-year notes in its third SOFR-based issue in 2021

Wilson Sons announces plans for Novo Mercado listing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian port logistics company plans to close its holding company in Bermuda and swap its BDRs for shares on the B3 stock exchange

Bondholders urge Belize to get IMF financing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Creditors warn that a restructuring may not be viable without a "feasible path of reform" through an IMF-supported program

Atlas secures another dollar loan for solar plant in Brazil

Debt Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

Actis' renewable energy division borrows $150 mln from IDB Invest and DNB for the Lar do Sol-Casablanca project in Minas Gerais

AES Dominicana ties up notes in buyback

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Mexico's Metalsa and Brazil's Minerva also repurchase outstanding bonds to lower funding costs

Enex plans international IPO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IPO Equity

Chilean service stations operator wants to finance its expansion abroad and move into green energy

Echoenergia sells first green bonds

Debenture Debt Brazil

Brazilian wind power company prints $26 mln in long-term debentures for the Serra do Mel 2 project in Rio Grande do Norte

JBS acquires European plant-based food company

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Equity

Brazilian meatpacker agrees to pay $410 mln for Vivera, the third-largest plant-based food producer in Europe