Daily Brief

Dec 09, 2016 Issue

Randon inks dual-tranche bond sale

Brazil Bonds

Brazilian conglomerate raises almost $60m in 2019 and 2021 local notes

Argos gets US acquisition financing

Colombia Loans M&A

Colombian conglomerate secures a short-term loan from JPMorgan, BAML and Natixis

Azul picks banks for IPO

Brazil Equity

Citi, Deutsche Bank and Itau BBA will coordinate a potential equity offering for the Brazilian airline, sources say

PDVSA inks coupon payments

Venezuela Bonds

Venezuela's state-backed oil company makes bond payments but threatens legal action against Citi and JPMorgan

El Salvador’s 2027s tighten amid new issue talks

Central America El Salvador Bonds

Central American sovereign’s bonds perform well in secondary trading, tightening some 50bp since last month

Ecuador returns after oil price spike

Ecuador Bonds

South American sovereign raises $750m in its third visit to the bond market this year

Bradesco VP steps down

People Bonds Structured Finance

Sergio Clemente leaves his position at the Brazilian bank

Fitch downgrades Banrisul

Brazil Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian bank's ratings drop one notch due to worsening economic operating environment in its home state

Audit court pauses Petrobras asset sales

Brazil M&A

TCU asks the the state-owned energy company to stop all but five deals that are already underway

Investors show interest in green financing

Brazil Mexico Central America

Appetite for environmentally-friendly instruments is growing, but barriers to transparency and a lack of disclosure are leaving some investors deterred, HSBC says

Concer gets approval for debenture issue

Brazil Bonds

Brazilian concessionaire targets a $114m local bond issue