Latest Latin America news

  • Lat Am ready to rest after record year

    Bankers and investors covering Latin America were grateful this week for the end of a hectic year in which unprecedented levels of issuance have sprung from the region, with strong conditions set to continue in 2018.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Alpha becomes latest Lat Am debutant as Inkia taps

    Mexican payroll lender Alpha Holdings sold its inaugural cross-border bond deal on Tuesday, becoming the latest in a growing group of Lat Am non-bank lenders to have issued internationally.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Investors shrug off Colombia downgrade

    Colombian asset prices hardly budged this week after Standard & Poor’s brought the South American sovereign — once an EM darling — within one notch of junk status.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • SanChile trades up after sweetly priced rare dollar deal

    Banco Santander Chile sold $500m of three year bonds on Tuesday in its first dollar-denominated sale in three and a half years, offering investors a rare chance to buy such highly rated paper.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Lat Am revels in end-of-year tranquillity

    Latin American bonds and currencies enjoyed a positive performance on Wednesday after the US Federal Reserve’s broadly expected decision to hike its target rate by 25bp. Bankers and investors are finally looking forward to a rest after a hectic new issue schedule.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Santander’s Chilean arm returns to dollars

    Banco Santander Chile sold $500m of three year bonds on Tuesday in its first dollar-denominated sale in three and a half years, taking advantage of a beneficial swap rate for opportunistic trades, according to DCM bankers.

    • 13 Dec 2017
  • Mexico’s Alpha prices in line with talk

    Mexican payroll lender Alpha Holdings sold its inaugural cross-border bond deal on Tuesday though it was unable to tighten beyond initial price thoughts.

    • 13 Dec 2017
  • Lat Am lender talks double digits on debut

    Alpha Holdings, the Mexico-headquartered non-bank lender, will look to price its first ever international bond on Tuesday after setting initial price thoughts on Monday.

    • 12 Dec 2017
  • Colombia’s S&P ratings cut highlights market worries

    South American sovereign Colombia is just one notch above junk status with Standard & Poor’s after weaker than expected growth took its toll on government finances.

    • 12 Dec 2017
  • Colombian toll road preps inflation-linked global COP

    Colombian toll road project Rutas al Mar is looking to meet investors ahead of a potential local currency bond transaction, according to DCM bankers, in what would be the third issuance from the country’s flagship 4G road-building programme.

    • 11 Dec 2017

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 68,957.80 315 9.72%
2 HSBC 63,598.43 369 8.97%
3 JPMorgan 58,711.87 255 8.28%
4 Deutsche Bank 32,827.09 139 4.63%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 30,983.80 220 4.37%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 20,172.62 62 14.30%
2 JPMorgan 16,300.95 61 11.56%
3 HSBC 15,707.62 42 11.13%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 13,030.61 52 9.24%
5 Santander 11,734.03 47 8.32%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 26,997.79 92 13.19%
2 Citi 24,968.00 87 12.20%
3 HSBC 18,039.36 69 8.81%
4 Deutsche Bank 10,385.92 29 5.07%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 10,214.05 48 4.99%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 ING 3,133.69 26 8.62%
2 UniCredit 2,986.04 23 8.21%
3 Credit Suisse 2,801.35 8 7.70%
4 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 2,594.98 10 7.14%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,301.01 20 6.33%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 12,906.34 183 21.93%
2 ICICI Bank 5,706.63 152 9.70%
3 Trust Investment Advisors 5,552.05 162 9.43%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 4,365.14 48 7.42%
5 HDFC Bank 2,786.90 77 4.73%