Daily Brief

Dec 19, 2017 Issue

Neoenergia cancels IPO

Equity IPO Brazil

Shareholders in Brazilian utility company choose to keep stake rather than lower the target price

CPPIB, Votorantim create power JV

M&A Brazil Electricity

Canadian pension plan puts in $210m in equity, while Brazilian conglomerate contributes an operating power plant to the new venture

IFC lends to Itaú CorpBanca

Debt Loans Colombia

Multilateral lender disburses $105m to support renewable energy projects and small business loans in Colombia

Intertug takes syndicated loan

Loans Colombia Mexico

Colombia tugboat company secures a five-year facility from three banks

Brazil auctions more transmission lines


Electricity regulator Aneel sells 11 licenses with more than $2.6bn in estimated investments

Chile’s bonds tighten after Piñera victory

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy People

Spreads on sovereign's 10-year notes shrink 5bp after pro-market candidate wins presidential runoff

Honduras declares winner, protests continue

Honduras Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Electoral tribunal finishes recounting votes and sticks with it previous decision, giving current President Juan Orlando Hernández the victory

EDP unit returns with two-part debenture

Debt Capital Markets Debenture

Brazil's Lajeado Energia raises $91m from sale of 2020 and 2022 notes

Tecnobank taps local bond market

Debt Capital Markets Debenture

Brazilian banking software company raises $213m in 2022 debentures