Daily Brief

Jan 30, 2023 Issue

Muffato acquires Makro stores

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Paraná-based retailer buys 16 stores and 11 service stations from the Dutch company in the state of São Paulo

Banks to emerge unscathed from Americanas saga

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Brazil

Moody's says lenders have "excess reserves" and enough flexibility to soften the blow

CAF upsizes latest Swiss bond sale

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

South American development bank raises $206 mln in the sale of seven-year notes

Multibank issues first international bonds in six years

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Panamanian lender prices $300 mln in five-year notes to yield 8%, source says

Grupo Luksic looks to end tie-ups with Paraguay firms

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Latin America

Chilean conglomerate wants to offload stakes in companies linked to former Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes

Arrendamás looks for next loan

Debt Funds Loans

Mexican leasing company plans to borrow up to $37 mln in the second half this year after signing a $53 mln loan with IFC, CEO says

Bachoco names new CEO

People Commerce Mexico

Mexican poultry producer promotes Ernesto Salmon to the top job, starting in April

Healthatom eyes another fundraising round this year

Equity Funds Central America

Chilean healthtech start-up could raise $30 mln to set up shop in Central America, Argentina and Ecuador, CEO says

Ecopetrol to start search for next CEO

People Energy Oil

Felipe Bayón is set to leave Colombia's state-owned oil company at the end of March