Daily Brief

Jul 11, 2018 Issue

Lula’s prolonged prison stay keeps markets calm

Capital Markets Economy & Policy People

Investors shift attention to elections and whether Cármen Lucia will stay on as President of Brazil’s Supreme Court

LATAM amends terms on three-year bank loan

Chile Debt Loans

Chilean airline stretches a $275m commercial facility out two extra years to 2021, sources

GM Financial sells two-part COP bond

Capital Markets Debt Bonds

Automotive lender places $104m worth of local currency securities in Colombia

Ecopetrol charts second prepayment in as many months

Loans Debt Energy

Colombian oil company targets a 12-year, $969m facility it signed with seven banks back in 2013

São Paulo readies CESP privatization

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Energy

Brazilian state government sets the minimum price per share in the electric company at $3.77

Cemig delays telecom auction amid heightened interest

M&A Energy Brazil

Brazilian utility pushes asset sale to August 8, giving bidders more time to digest company information

Inversiones La Rioja secures debt

Loans Debt Peru

Peruvian hotel company obtains 12-year $65m loan from Banco de Credito del Peru

FTSE Russell adds former MSCI VP as new LatAm lead

People Capital Markets Mexico

Jesus Togno joins the global index provider to foster client relationships in the region

Mall Plaza hits the road ahead of IPO

Capital Markets Equity IPO

Chilean firm's shareholders chase between $500m and $700m in secondary equity offering, readies pricing for July 26