Venezuela

Colombia sets sights on Venezuelan-owned fertilizer plant

M&A Economy & Policy Colombia

Finance minister says the government is willing to buy Monómeros in Barranquilla

Monómeros gets new management

People Regulation Venezuela

Venezuela replaces officials at the fertilizer business in Colombia after regaining control from the opposition

Mercantil makes acquisition in Panama

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

Panama City-based lender agrees to buy Capital Bank for $137 mln in cash and a 20% stake

Mercantil considers bond deals in Mexico, US

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Panama City-based lender first aims to raise up to $50 mln in the local bond market, head of funding says

CAF gets another ICO loan

International Financial Institutions CAF Debt

South American development bank borrows $100 mln to finance projects that involve Spanish companies

Pampa Energía pulls out of Venezuela

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Argentine energy company focuses on its home market as it considers how to refinance a bond due in July next year

Venezuela offers to sell shares in state companies

Economy & Policy Equity Capital Markets

President Nicolás Maduro says the government plans to float up to 10% of several state-owned firms on the local stock market

Latin American issuers face higher financing costs

Economy & Policy Debt Latin America

Russia's war on Ukraine pushes up inflation and applies pressure to interest rates, according to Moody's

Bandes names new head in Uruguay

People Venezuela Uruguay

Fernando Salinas takes the top job at the Venezuelan development bank's subsidiary

Banesco draws up perpetual notes in Panama

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Venezuelan lender's local branch could raise $100 mln to meet capital requirements

Banesco assesses add-on acquisitions in US market  

M&A United States Venezuela

Miami-based Banesco USA will focus on Florida and Puerto Rico, where it also sees room for organic growth, CEO says

CAF drafts green financing plans

Debt Loans Capital Markets

South American development banks commits $25 bln over five years to fund the switch to clean energy and reduce greenhouse gas emmissions

CAF sets up peso notes in Mexico

CAF Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service

Latin American development bank plans to issue $100 mln in new 10-year notes as $66 mln in peso-denominated bonds approach maturity

CAF appoints new head in Bolivia

CAF People Bolivia

South American development bank picks Florentino Fernández as its representative in the country

Amos Global has $400 mln for Venezuelan oil sector

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Latin America Venezuela

US oil and gas company has "no problem" raising money to invest once sanctions are lifted, CEO says