Via evaluates funding for consumer finance unit

Loans Debt Commerce

Brazilian retail group could set up a FIDC to bankroll $3 bln in personal loans through banQI

Peru publishes sustainable bond framework

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Finance Ministry establishes guidelines for the next government to raise funds for ESG investments

Rio Grande do Sul looks to sell Corsan

Economy & Policy Equity IPO

State government plans to offload its controlling stake in the water company through an IPO

ECLAC pushes to include middle-income countries in debt relief

Capital Markets Coronavirus Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

UN commission also calls on governments to maintain emergency transfer programs

Chilean corporate debt becomes Euroclearable

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Companies can now tap international investors for peso-denominated bond deals, Chile's head of international finance says

Itaú economist downplays expected infrastructure boom

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Ports

Mário Mesquita sees greenfield investments petering out as Brazil moves towards presidential elections next year

CAF elects new president

International Financial Institutions CAF Economy & Policy

Colombia's former trade minister Sergio Díaz-Granados will lead the South American development bank for five years

DASA acquires cancer clinics in northeast

M&A Equity Healthcare

Brazilian medical services company agrees to buy AMO for $149 mln in its fourth deal since September last year

CCR agrees to fines in São Paulo state

Regulation Project & Infrastructure Finance Toll Road

Brazilian infrastructure company says its subsidiaries will pay $240 mln to end contract disputes with Artesp

Two agribusinesses size up share sales in Brazil

IPO Equity Capital Markets

3tentos aims to raise at least $280 mln to build a new plant as AgroGalaxy renews plans for an IPO of its own

CABEI sells social bonds in Mexico

International Financial Institutions Bonds Debt

Central American development bank raises $253 mln to buy COVID-19 vaccines and fund micro-businesses in the region

BMV rolls out SLBs

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Mexican stock exchange says the new category "opens the door to new investors" in the local market

Privalia renews IPO plans

Equity IPO Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian online retailer leads coupon app Méliuz and construction company Inter in latest drive to the local stock market

Eletrobras expected to clear next privatization hurdle

M&A Equity Economy & Policy

Chamber of Deputies will likely approve a measure to allow the government to sell a stake in the state-owned power company

Bancomext sues Famsa for overdue loans

Debt Loans Regulation

Mexican export-import bank seeks $168 mln in payments, but the retailer wants to restructure its debts in bankruptcy proceedings