Brazilian Tops M&A Tables as Volume Stays Down

Brazilian Tops M&A Tables as Volume Stays Down

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Bonds

Itau leads the LatAm M&A league tables through the first 9 months of 2011, according to Dealogic, booking $21.29bn in deal volume from 32 transactions. The ranking represents a jump up for the Brazilian bank, whose volume at this time last year didn’t qualify it for the top 10. Overall market volume is half of what it was at this point last year, but bankers are optimistic that heavier activity could return, even if not until 2012. “We are in is a long process of the market maturing. The fundame

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