Latest Latin America news

  • Rates sell-off leaves Lat Am issuers on hold

    Two prospective bond issuers from Latin America cancelled their fundraising plans this week as external conditions raise borrowing costs for EM issuers.

    • 17 May 2018
  • BancoEstado half way through funding after HK debut

    Chilean state owned lender BancoEstado raised $200m-equivalent of debt in Asian markets this week to reach the half way mark of its $1.6bn medium-term funding needs for the year.

    • 17 May 2018
  • Pemex euro trip brings life to Lat Am primary

    Mexican state owned oil company Pemex (Petróleos Mexicanos) raised €3.15bn ($3.722bn) across four tranches on Wednesday to provide some relief to a bruised and battered Lat Am bond market.

    • 17 May 2018
  • Pemex shines amid Lat Am gloom but copycats unlikely

    Pemex’s annual European outing on Wednesday came as a pleasant surprise to many Lat Am bond bankers, showing Lat Am issuers still have significant pulling power. But the euro market is unlikely to pull more borrowers from the region, even as dollar funding costs rocket.

    • 17 May 2018
  • Brazilian debutant gets over line

    Unigel, the Brazilian petrochemicals company, completed an inaugural international bond sale on Tuesday in a deal with a highly targeted distribution after drastically sweetening terms for investors.

    • 16 May 2018
  • Camposol cancels LM for second time

    Peruvian agricultural company Camposol cancelled a proposed tender offer for existing bonds on Monday evening after failing to raise the debt required to finance the buyback.

    • 15 May 2018
  • Brazilian petrochemicals group dares to dream after sweetening deal

    Unigel, the Brazilian petrochemicals company, has set initial price thoughts on a planned inaugural international bond two months after it aborted a first attempt.

    • 15 May 2018
  • Fitch slaps Colombian utility with negative watch

    Colombia’s highest rated issuer, Empresas Públicas de Medellín (EPM), is in danger of a downgrade after troubles in the construction of its planned Ituango hydroelectric plant, the largest infrastructure project in the country.

    • 14 May 2018
  • Chilean lone ranger to explore LatAm conditions

    No Latin America companies issued and just one announced bond plans this week as an EM currency slump sent shivers through the market, but investors said the market was far from shut.

    • 10 May 2018
  • Argentina’s IMF shock a reminder ‘why EM is still EM’

    Argentinian president Mauricio Macri’s politically bold but economically astute move to approach the IMF for financing lifted bond prices on Thursday, but markets are continuing to digest a shock period of volatility that has caused drastic reassessments of emerging market debt’s standout story in recent years. Olly West reports.

    • 10 May 2018

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 32,823.43 135 10.11%
2 HSBC 28,197.09 159 8.68%
3 Deutsche Bank 20,825.06 67 6.41%
4 JPMorgan 20,809.97 99 6.41%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 20,205.31 119 6.22%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 10,818.85 32 18.09%
2 HSBC 7,273.68 16 12.16%
3 Deutsche Bank 5,824.56 6 9.74%
4 JPMorgan 5,513.13 24 9.22%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,930.95 15 6.57%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 12,976.07 40 10.95%
2 Standard Chartered Bank 12,032.10 39 10.15%
3 Deutsche Bank 10,517.97 22 8.87%
4 JPMorgan 9,819.86 38 8.28%
5 HSBC 8,377.16 35 7.07%

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 UniCredit 1,578.78 7 15.83%
2 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA 1,287.73 4 12.91%
3 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 895.24 4 8.98%
4 Deutsche Bank 732.69 6 7.35%
5 Commerzbank Group 534.14 5 5.36%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 4,462.75 70 25.45%
2 Trust Investment Advisors 2,016.80 52 11.50%
3 HDFC Bank 1,956.91 32 11.16%
4 ICICI Bank 1,242.43 43 7.08%
5 Yes Bank Ltd 1,067.50 11 6.09%