The M&A market shows no sign of letting up this year, with
activity remaining at levels close to 2011.
A wave of consolidation is taking place in Brazil and
elsewhere, while foreign companies continue to express interest
in the region. And the hope is that private equity, buoyed by
record fundraising, will spur on the sector in
what’s left of the year.
A major theme in M&A has been the role of European
investors holding Latin American assets – some are
disposing of their holdings while others are staying put or
Those that remain believe that growth in emerging markets
can help them cope with losses in domestic European
Spanish operator Abertis Infrastructuras agreed in August to
take control of toll road operator OHL...
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