Uruguay

Grupo Olmos vies for Telefónica division in Uruguay

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Telecoms

Argentine group hires former head of Spain's Telefónica and UBS to advise on the deal

Uruguay readies international bonds in dollars, pesos

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Sovereign issuer hires Bank of America, HSBC and Santander to arrange the sale of new notes

Uruguay preps issues of local currency global notes

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Bonds

Sovereign issuer wants to raise $4.5 bln in financing this year and is considering an eventual green bond deal

Enjoy issues convertible bonds, shares

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Equity

Chilean casino operator raises $40 mln in an effort to restore its finances after COVID-19 closings

Gildemeister plans to file for bankruptcy

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean car dealer skips an interest payment and blames the high exchange rate, civil unrest and the COVID-19 pandemic for its pedicament

Tecpetrol ties up new loan

Loans Latin America South America

Argentine natural gas producer borrows $286 mln from Itaú to refinance debts

CAF earmarks $1 bln for vaccines, healthcare costs

CAF Loans Latin America

Latin American development bank also approves $500 mln for natural disasters and $940 mln for programs in Panama, Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina

CAF backs loan guarantees in Uruguay

International Financial Institutions CAF Economy & Policy

Latin American development bank approves up to $150 mln in financing for SiGa

Fitch downgrades Sura's asset management business

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Downgrade

Sura AM faces "downside risks" as the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic remains unclear, rating agency says

IDB Invest bankrolls first sustainable bond in Uruguay

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

IDB's private sector division buys all $15 mln in 10-year notes from the local branch of Spanish lender BBVA

Ingredion invests in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Latin America

US ingredients maker forms a joint venture with Argentina's Arcor to scale up business

Uruguay maps out bond plans

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer looks to sell peso-denominated bonds in the international market, but does not see a foreign-currency issue in the short term

Fonplata preps Swiss bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Regional development bank outlines a benchmark-sized debt deal with Credit Suisse as the sole bookrunner

Ancap turns down bid for Argentine asset

M&A Argentina China

UAE-based trader Pure Life had sought to buy chemical company Carboclor for $45 mln

IDB Invest funds food security and dairy producers

Debt Capital Markets Loans

Multilateral lender supplies $75 mln to reinforce food security in Central America, $20 mln for dairy producers in Uruguay