Daily Brief

Dec 21, 2016 Issue

Moody's downgrades Caterpillar Credito

Mexico Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Mexican financial services firm downgraded after its parent was cut a notch

Brazil plots lower borrowing costs

Bonds Structured Finance Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central bank aims to simplify reserve requirement rules for local lenders

Comgas wraps up local trade

Brazil Bonds

Brazilian gas distributor raises $201m in 2023 debentures

Azul completes debenture sale

Brazil Bonds

Brazilian airline raises $45m in the local capital markets

Taurus restructures debt

Brazil Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian manufacturer extends maturities on $150m in debentures

Usiminas extends covenant waiver for 2018 bonds

Brazil Bonds

Brazilian steelmaker pushes deadline for bondholder consent to December 23

Pampa Calichera sale falls through

Chile M&A

Chilean holding company Oro Blanco does not receive suitable offers for its stake in the Chilean investment firm

Lenders review Softtek loan

Mexico Loans Bonds

Mexican IT services company could close the five-year $150m facility in January

Hermes Pardini targets Q1 IPO

Brazil Equity

Brazilian medical services firm could raise almost $300m in a primary and secondary offering, sources say

Sanepar prices re-IPO

Brazil Equity Funds

Brazilian water company raises $500m in an oversubscribed equity offering