Structured Finance

Colombian banks bounce back

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans M&A

After a couple of tough years, Colombia’s banking sector expects to return to higher rates of growth in 2018, although it knows it is unlikely to match results from the f...

Green bonds play catch-up in Latin America

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Green bond advocates want companies to engage more with environmentally conscious investors. But are issuers willing to go that extra mile to ensure growth of sustainable...

Vicentin signs larger, longer-term PXF

Loans Structured Finance Debt

Argentine agro-industrial firm gathers $295m in six- and seven-year loans from an array of sources

Banco do Brasil builds blockchains

Loans Structured Finance Special Reports

Banco do Brasil plans to start using blockchain technology for interoperability with other banks in the first half of 2018, but it wants to test everything before it uses...

Fintechs develop trade financing tools

Loans Structured Finance Argentina

Cross-border trade is set to get faster and cheaper as financiers develop distributed ledger projects to streamline documentation and facilitate credit. Latin America cou...

Structured Financing Deal of the Year - GE & YPF

Loans Gas Argentina

Two thermal plants not only raised financing in the Argentine market, they also paved the way for additional issuers

Trade Finance Deal of the Year - Vicentin

Structured Finance Loans Argentina

A deal involving one of Argentina’s largest agricultural exporters highlights improving conditions for trade financing in South America’s third-largest economy

Using project bonds to finance construction risk

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Despite still being mostly used for brownfield projects, project bonds are becoming a more attractive proposition to finance greenfield initiatives

MUFG gears up for Latin America expansion

Bonds Asset Management Debt

John Koike, the regional head for Latin America at MUFG, discusses the Japanese bank's plans for the region in a one-on-one interview

Avianca sells receivables

Structured Finance Costa Rica Colombia

Colombian airline snaps up $150m in exchange for future US receivables

CFE ponders Fibra-E IPO

Equity Structured Finance Mexico

Mexican utility picks six banks to coordinate a rare equity offering, grouping transmission line assets into a trust

Cemex courts IDB Invest for credit line

Fixed Income Debt Structured Finance

Mexican cement unit approaches multilateral lender for $50m

Stoneway Capital charts 2027 reopening

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Argentine power generator assesses $165m retap to expand gas-fired facilities

South Korea commits new resources to LatAm infra fund

Capital Markets Debt Loans

Government earmarks $300m to the Korea Infrastructure Development Co-financing Facility for Latin America and the Caribbean

IDB Invest circles more Mexican solar funding

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Structured Finance

Development bank outlines two stages to securitize and place solar project financing in the local capital markets