Asset Management

Buenos Aires province gains ground in restructuring talks

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Negotiations with a leading creditor bring promise but not a deal for Argentina's largest province

BTG Pactual buys fintech Kinvo

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Brazilian investment bank spends $13 mln for the online investment platform

Vinci plans four more infra funds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Funds

Brazilian investment firm raises $46 mln for a water fund and targets other infrastructure sectors this year

IMC, XP appoint new CEOs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Asset Management Latin America

Brazilian restaurant operator hires former CEO of fast-food chain Popeyes, while local brokerage firm promotes its CTO to the top job

Minerva nears $1 bln in buyback

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Brazilian beef company agrees to repurchase $912 mln in 2026 notes tendered by the early-bird deadline

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Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

BNP Paribas’ Florence Pourchet talks about the economic and market conditions in the region, renewable energy investing and the post-COVID climate

Alpes to sell majority stake in Chilean football club

Equity M&A Andean

Sartor investment fund to buy the 63% in U. de Chile-owner Azul Azul from Carlos Heller investment firm

Fibra Soma seals syndicated loan

Loans Debt Equity

Mexican REIT borrows $200 mln from Santander and BBVA days before listing shares on the BIVA

JPMorgan appoints new LatAm CEO

Asset Management People Latin America

Alfonso Eyzaguirre will be the boss in Latin America and Canada and the head of investment banking in Latin America

US-based LatAm equity funds have small net inflow in latest week  

Fixed Income Equity Funds

Fund flows modestly positive, but assets under management drop by nearly $700 mln in down market for the week ended March 3

Lexington Partners makes hire in Brazil

People Equity Funds

US investment firm names former Pão de Açúcar CEO Cássio Casseb as an adviser in its recently opened office in São Paulo

Fitch downgrades Sura's asset management business

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Downgrade

Sura AM faces "downside risks" as the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic remains unclear, rating agency says

Posadas checks out of restructuring talks

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Mexican hotel operator ends discussions with Rothschild as ad-hoc group shrinks to represent holders of less than 25% of 2022 bonds

JPMorgan discontinues private bank services for locals in Mexico

Latin America Mexico Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Onshore clients are directed toward BBVA as an alternative for wealth management services, source says

Posadas checks out of restructuring talks  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Mexican hotel operator ends discussions with Rothschild as ad-hoc group shrinks to represent holders of less than 25% of 2022 bonds