Scotiabank hires capital markets head in Mexico

Debt Capital Markets Fixed Income

Xavier Ormaechea joins the Canadian bank from Santander

Promigas approves cross-border bond debut

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian natural gas company could sell up to $400m in dollar-denominated notes to pay off debt and diversify its funding sources

AES acquires wind farm in Chile

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

US power company agrees to pay $138m to buy Los Cururos from Colombia's EPM

Petrobras prices new notes in bond swap

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazil's state-owned company issues more than $4bn in 2030 notes in exchange for notes that mature between 2023 and 2029

Konfío requests IDB Invest credit

Loans Debt Mexico

Mexican fintech seeks $40m to finance loans to MSMEs, a week after getting $250m from Goldman Sachs and Victory Park

CFE comes to terms with Fermaca

Economy & Policy Regulation Politics

Mexico's state-owned utility saves $670m by renegotiating two natural gas pipeline concession contracts

Banco de Occidente lines up local bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian lender engages Casa de Bolsa to lead a three-part deal for up to $150m

Colegios Peruanos places local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Intercorp's education division raises $69m to build 14 schools in Peru

Rumo funds rail investments

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian logistics firm ramps up at least $245m in local notes for the Malha Central and Malha Sul

Suzano sizes debt sale

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian paper company plans to raise $245m in the local market

SoftBank increases stake in Banco Inter

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds

Japanese investor acquires the right to appoint a board member to the Brazilian online lender

IFC names new Andean director

People Equity Debt

Elizabeth Martínez comes from CAF to fill the vacant position

GIS stretches maturities with new debt

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Mexican conglomerate signs a $195m syndicated loan and a $50m revolver with five banks

ContourGlobal closes in on loan

Loans M&A Debt

Scotiabank is syndicating a $625m facility for the acquisition of two power plants in Mexico

Argentina's creditors count on CACs for protection

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Collective action clauses could shield investors from a sharp haircut in a possible default, analyst says