Chile

Chile's Eletrans markets private placement

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Energy transmission company circles $180m in 2037 paper

AES Gener launches cash tender for two outstanding bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean power generator targets its 2021 and 2025 paper in bid to pay down debt

Chile's CSAV completes rights offering

Equity Chile

Local shipping company raises $294m in a two-part preemptive equity sale, sources say

Scotiabank makes offer for BBVA Chile

M&A Canada Chile

Canadian lender agrees to pay $2.2bn for the Spanish bank's 68% stake in the local institution

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

Chilean securities react to leftist gains

Capital Markets Debt Bonds

Conservative candidate Sebastian Pinera wins the most votes, but fails to avoid a December 17 run-off against socialist Alejandro Guillier

Chilean factoring unit preps UF, CLP-denominated trades

Capital Markets Bonds Debt

Factoring Security picks BBVA Chile, BCI to lead a potential $64m transaction in either inflation-linked or peso notes

BancoEstado readies local bond auction

Debt Bonds Chile

State-owned lender prepares documents for a $128m inflation-linked trade

Chile holds rates

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Regulation Chile

Central bank leaves monetary policy unchanged for the seventh month in a row, but some analysts predict two rate cuts in early 2018

Awards: Banks of the Year 2017

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Structured Finance

Leading banks in Latin America and the Caribbean pursue assorted strategies as the region emerges from an economic slowdown. Some turn to M&A, while others focus on build...

Chile auctions renewable power capacity

Project & Infrastructure Finance Structured Finance M&A

Andean nation relays 2,200 GW/h per year of electricity through 20-year PPAs, Enel emerges a big winner

BanChile goes long with JPY private placement

Bonds Chile

BanChile has printed ¥10bn ($87.6m) in 2037 yen securities, getting the private placement at a 1.02% coupon, sources confirmed to LatinFinance.

Arauco tightens all the way to dual-tranche offering

Bonds Fixed Income Chile

Celulosa Arauco y Constitucion, or Arauco, printed $900m on Thursday, offering investors $500m in 10-year notes and $400m in 30-year paper for a liability management exer...

ESSAL places UF bonds

Bonds Chile

The water sanitation services provider placed the 2040s at 2.93% over the benchmark, or 68bp, a local DCM source told LatinFinance.

Banco Estado picks deputy director

Chile People

Chile's Banco Estado asset management division has named Vincent Trouillard-Perrot Deputy Director.