Telecoms

Mexican bond market set to grow 11% this year

Bonds Debt Funds

Corporate issues could reach $8 bln in 2022, up from $7.2 bln last year, according to Banorte

TSTT talks up tap

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Trini telco plans to add $100 mln to its 2029 bonds to cover severance pay in a downsizing plan, source says

Oi clears first hurdle to sell mobile unit

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Anti-trust agency CADE is expected to give the final verdict later this month on a $3 bln deal with TIM, Vivo and Claro

TIM appoints new CEO in Brazil

People Telecoms Mobile

Alberto Griselli replaces Pietro Labriola to lead the Italian telco's subsidiary

Televisa completes tie-up with Univision

M&A Mexico United States

Mexican and US mass media companies create the largest Spanish-language broadcaster in the world through a $4.8 bln merger

Millicom funds Guatemala acquisition in bond market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Luxembourg-based telco prints $900 mln in new notes to pay off the bridge loan it used to take full control of Tigo Guatemala

TIM taps Brazilian head to lead group

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil Italy

TIM Brasil CEO Pietro Labriola takes on the same role at the Italian telco

US approves Televisa, Univision merger

M&A Loans Funds

US and Mexican mass media firms get the green light to complete a $4.8 bln tie-up

Algar dials up three-part debt deal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debenture Brazil

Brazilian telco aims to raise $190 mln to pay off debt and fund investments

IDB Invest backs loans to Millicom

Loans Debt International Financial Institutions

US-based multilateral lender puts up guarantees for $155 mln in credit for the telco to expand broadband services in Colombia

Mexico prepares investment program for this month

Economy & Policy Funds Mexico

Finance ministry and business council CCE work on a plan to help revive Latin America's second largest economy, AMLO says

Macquarie searches for CFO for Mexican infrastructure fund

Funds Mexico Capital Markets

Ivone Lechuga steps in as an interim replacement for Pablo Palma

Telecom rings up credit line for imports

Loans Mobile Fixed-Line

Argentine telco borrows $23 mln from JPMorgan with backing from EDC

Movistar gets another sustainability-linked loan

Debt Loans Telecoms

Colombian telco borrows $25 mln from Scotiabank Colpatria to pay off part of a credit line from Davivienda

Totalplay prices local bonds

Bonds Funds Mexico

Mexican telco issues $48 mln in one-year notes to pay down debt