Daily Brief

Mar 20, 2019 Issue

Goldman Sachs hires new head of M&A in Brazil

People M&A Brazil

Pedro Muzzi joins the US investment bank from the local financial advisory firm Riza Capital

AES Gener builds bond on solid demand

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean power company increases 60-year bond offer to $550m after receiving more than $2.2bn in orders, source says

Cencosud could add to IPO

IPO Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Chilean retailer could aim to raise $1.3bn from the sale of shares in its shopping malls business, source says

BancoEstado prints more UF bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chile's state-owned lender raises another $120m from the sale of inflation-linked notes in the local market

Fonplata funds road repairs in Uruguay

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Regional development bank provides $50m for renovations to the Rambla of Montevideo

Caracol Knits sews up loan

Loans Honduras Central America

Honduran textile company puts $100m in five-year money from 12 banks towards acquisitions

Mexico invites four bidders to refinery

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

Energy ministry opens the process to only foreign firms, including three from the Unites States

Petrobras buys back half of 2023s

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Brazil's state-owned energy company accepts $1.44bn in 2023 notes after raising a fresh $3bn in the bond market last week

Cemex sells German assets

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Mexican cement company offloads quarries and ready-mix facilities to GP Günter Papenburg for $99m