Daily Brief

Aug 12, 2020 Issue

Linx confirms tie-up with StoneCo

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Brazil

Brazilian software developer said it is in ‘final negotiations’ with the card machine payments company

FACTBOX 8/12/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Chile carries out cash transfers for middle-income earners who saw their salaries fall by more than 30% during the pandemic

Brazil's former treasury secretary to join BTG Pactual

People Brazil Latin America

Mansueto Almeida will become chief economist at the investment bank in January next year

Credicorp REIT to sell local bonds to fund acquisition

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian real estate investor offers $28 mln in notes to buy an office building in Magdalena del Mar

EFE funds investments with long-term notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean state-owned rail company makes its cross-border bond debut with $500 mln in 30-year paper

Grupo Sura sells local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian financial services firm raises $264 mln in a four-part deal with maturities ranging from three to 20 years

Taurus delays loan payments

Loans Debt Brazil

Brazilian gunmaker reaches an agreement with banks to pay off $23 mln in debt over 31 months

Neuquén seeks to extend debt maturities at lower interest

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Argentine oil province says its restructuring proposal does not include a haircut for two foreign-law bonds

AES wraps up IDB Invest loan

Loans Debt Electricity

US power company gets $120 mln to cover deferred payments on electricity bills from four subsidiaries in El Salvador

Petrobras offers pre-salt oil field for sale

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy M&A

Brazil's state-owned oil company sends out teasers for a concession off the coast of São Paulo state