Daily Brief

Dec 10, 2015 Issue

Peru's central bank weighs interest rate hike

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Peru

Accelerating inflation will factor into the BCRP decision today

Moody’s cuts Minera Frisco

Mexico Bonds

Mexican miner faces tight liquidity and declining cash generation

Moody’s assessing Brazil for junk status

Brazil Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

The ratings agency could downgrade the sovereign to junk status

Santander issues MXN note

Mexico Bonds

Santander’s Mexico subsidiary issues first note since 2011

Arcor nets stake in Mastellone Hermanos

Argentina M&A

Argentine food company will take a minority stake in dairy foods brand

BRF picks up Thai food processor

Brazil Asia M&A

Brazilian chicken exporter to buy Thai food processor Golden Foods Siam from Malaysian PE fund

Cetip rejects BM&FBovespa takeover bid

Brazil M&A

Brazilian securities clearing house said the unsolicited offer undervalued the company

Colombia inks multilateral funding for water, power

Bonds Structured Finance Colombia

The government aims to improve services in the Pacific region

High liquidity, low deal flow benefits loan borrowers

Loans Bonds Project & Infrastructure Finance

Developers are pushing aggressive terms in a borrower-friendly environment

Tenor, pricing surface on E-CL transmission line

Chile Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

The borrower sold a stake in its subsidiary developing the line