Daily Brief

Mar 08, 2021 Issue

Neoenergia names new CEO for CEB-D

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Energy

Iberdrola's Brazilian subsidiary picks Frederico Candian to run the distribution company in Brasília that it acquired last year

Lojas Americanas adds to M&A plans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Brazilian retail chain considers 54 possible acquisitions and plans to open 150 new stores in 2021, CEO says

IDB issues SDBs in Aussie dollars

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Bonds Fixed Income

Meiji Yasuda Life acquires $100 mln in 10-year notes in the development bank's third private placement with a Japanese insurance company this year

BD Capital capitalizes money market fund

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds Equity

Peruvian asset manager offers new shares to raise $391 mln for BDC Money Market 2

Mineros increases stake in Nigaraguan processing plant

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Central America

Colombian gold miner now holds 85% of Vesmisa following a deal to take full control of an exploration project earlier this month

Sales of tax-exempt debentures triple in Brazil

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

New issues jump 213% year-on-year to $165 mln in January, economy ministry says

YPF to seek financing for investment program

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Argentine energy company may tap local market, sell assets and seek multilateral funding for $2.7 bln program

IDB Invest weighs investment in BlueOrchard fund

IDB Invest Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) International Financial Institutions

Swiss impact investor is raising $350 mln from development banks and institutional investors to lend to MSMEs during the COVID-19 pandemic

Fibra Soma seals syndicated loan

Loans Debt Equity

Mexican REIT borrows $200 mln from Santander and BBVA days before listing shares on the BIVA