Daily Brief

Jan 10, 2019 Issue

Klabin settles loan terms

Loans Brazil

Brazilian paper company is expected to sign the $1.1bn facility next month

Toesca adds to assets

Funds Equity Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chilean asset management firm looks to ride buoyant infrastructure, real estate and equity markets to 50% growth

Argentina sees stagnant bond, equity markets

Capital Markets Debt Equity

High spreads and the October elections could keep corporate issuers away

Mexico lowers taxes on IPOs

Economy & Policy Equity IPO

Finance Minister Carlos UrzĂșa also announces plans to cut corporate bond taxes for foreign investors

Alpek acquires US recycling plant

M&A Mexico US

Mexican petchem company buys a PET facility in Indiana to go along with a plant in North Carolina

Oi settles Pharol dispute

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Telecoms

Brazilian telecom agrees to pay $29m and transfer 34m shares to its Portuguese shareholder

BNDES seeks to offload equity stakes

M&A Equity Project & Infrastructure Finance

Brazil's national development bank aims to pay back $27bn in debt this year

BTG Pactual asks to repurchase perps

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian bank wants to buy back the remaining 8.75% notes at face value