Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Awards: Deals of the Year 2017

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexico roundtable: Gearing up

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

With presidential elections on the horizon and the future of NAFTA uncertain, Mexico’s economy faces potential headwinds at the start of 2018. LatinFinance convened a gro...

Markets applaud Chile's election results

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

After a decisive election victory, Sebastián Piñera has promised to unlock an investment logjam and revitalize Chile’s sluggish economy. Once again, he has the global eco...

Mexico's new stock exchange prepares for debut

Capital Markets Equity IPO

Mexico will have a second stock exchange in 2018, with promises to unlock fundraising options for more businesses in the country. But skeptics wonder if forming a new mar...

Bondholders brace for Venezuelan default

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Venezuela is edging closer to default on its foreign debt as vulture funds snap up the country’s bonds and push an acceleration clause for missed coupon payments

Genneia ponders fresh 2024 trade

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine power company may raise $300m in new bonds or tap its existing 2022s, sources say

Locamerica charts real-denominated acquisition funding

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian car rental company snares approval for a $155m local market transaction

Rede D'Or targets CRI investors

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian hospital operator follows up its cross-border efforts with a local securitization trade

Visa, NovoPayment form partnership for fintech payment solutions

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Caribbean Central America

Pair launch their first project with a Colombian bank, speeding up transactions in the urban delivery space

Unifin books meetings ahead of sub-perp sale

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Mexican financial services firm hits up accounts in Asia, Europe and the US, selects four banks to coordinate the bookbuilding

Moody’s upgrades Gerdau

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian steelmaker earns a bump to Ba2 from Ba3 because of efforts to reduce debt and sell non-core assets

BBVA Bancomer prints Tier Two sub-debt

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Mexican bank reels in more than $3bn worth of orders, settles on a $1bn 2033 ticket

Nemak shrugs off NAFTA concerns, sells bond

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexican auto part manufacturer offers $500m in 2025 non-call three trade, pricing slightly wide of existing debt

Marfrig finishes 2025 bond sale

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Brazilian food processor raises $1bn in seven-year notes, offers investors some juice over its existing 2024 securities, sources say

NDB, Santander Brasil sign MoU

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Pair of FIs explore potential infrastructure financing agreements, bond issues, FX and derivatives services