Argentina rolls out first road PPP initiatives

Project & Infrastructure Finance Argentina

Central government unveils plans for six highways that will require more than $8bn in total investment

IDB approves sovereign loans

Debt Loans Caribbean

Multilateral lender grants a total of $524m in financing to the Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Bolivia

Sigma Alimentos circles 2018 DCM, ECM opportunities

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets Debt

Mexican food processor remains fixed on listing in 2018, eyes a near callable 2022 euro bond from sister unit Campofrio

GNB Sudameris signals COP return

Bonds Colombia

Colombian bank eyes dual-tranche $101m effort in the local currency market

Engie's Brazilian arm plots debt exercises

Capital Markets Debt Debenture

French utility's subsidiary weighs investor sentiment ahead of potential $664m multi-tranche transaction

Ecopetrol targets E&P in 2018 investment talks

Energy Colombia Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Colombian state-run oil company lines up between $3.5 and $4bn for mainly local initiatives, rules out external financing to support plan

Andrade Gutierrez reveals early bird exchange results

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian engineer nets approximately $166m in April 2018 bonds, comfortably exceeding its initial tender cap

Gym operator flexes local bond market muscle

Capital Markets Debenture Fixed Income

Brazil's Smartfit gets the nod for $167m in real-denominated securities

Petrobras outlines terms on service station IPO

IPO Equity Brazil

Brazilian energy company launches potential $1.7bn secondary share sale for a portion of its stake in BR Distribuidora

MRS talks debentures

Debenture Capital Markets Fixed Income

Brazilian logistics unit courts investors for roughly $123m in local currency debt

Cemig revives cross-border hopes

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Minas Gerais government-owned power unit retains same banks, tries again for its international bond debut

Bank of Palestine eyes TF, infra, energy in maiden LatAm venture

People Project & Infrastructure Finance Middle East

Salim Hodali moves from the bank's Bethlehem office to lead its first LatAm venture

Credito Real prints five-year perps

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Mexican consumer lender increases perpetual effort to $230m from $200m, prices the new paper at par on the tight end of initial price talk

Rio Negro picks BAML, BBVA for 2024 bond sale

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Argentine province readies a potential $300m trade, lines up accounts in Buenos Aires, Europe and the US

Fitch downgrades JBS

Brazil Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian meatpacker falls a notch to BB- because of a reliance on banks to roll-over 2018 debt