Chile's green-social combo breaks yield, maturity records

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By Oliver West
20 Jan 2021

Chile tapped bond markets for $4.25bn-equivalent of funding on Tuesday, starting with a 10 year green tap and new long-dated social bond in euros, and then following a similar playbook in US dollars.

The sovereign took advantage of a Latin American bond market in imperious form to notch flat to negative new issue concessions, record low costs of funding for 10 year debt and its longest ever maturities in each currency.

Like Mexico last week, Chile had on Monday given euro ...

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