Commerce

Walmart mulls selling stores in Central America

Funds M&A Central America

US retailer could also consider a joint venture for its businesses in El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua

Elektra rolls over local bonds

Credit Ratings Bonds Debt

Mexican retail and financial services group plans to issue $242 mln in new three-year notes to pay off debt due in March

MercadoLibre adds to cryptocurrency business

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Technology

Argentine e-commerce firm acquires stakes in Brazil's 2TM and New York-based Paxos

Lojas Renner names new CFO

People Capital Markets Equity

Brazilian department store selects former Unilever executive Daniel Martins to take charge of finances

Fairplay completes Series A round

Equity Debt Funds

Mexican fintech raises $35 mln with $15 mln in equity and $20 mln in debt

Betterware finances Jafra acquisition

Debt Loans Funds

Mexican direct-to-consumer borrows $225 mln from HSBC and Citi to buy the German company's operations in Mexico and the United States

Tul looks ahead to Nasdaq listing

Debt Equity Funds

Colombian e-commerce company first plans to borrow $20 mln to fund its expansion in Brazil and Mexico

brMalls refuses Aliansce Sonae takeover offer

M&A Equity Commerce

Brazilian shopping mall operator says the unsolicited proposal "underestimates considerably" the company's worth

Sigma sells plants in France

M&A Mexico France

Mexican food company deals sausage and ham facilities to Cooperl, following last year's sale of its businesses in Belgium and the Netherlands

Constellation Brands to build brewery in Veracruz

Mexico United States Capital Markets

US alcoholic beverage company includes the project in its investment plans for up to $5.5 bln through 2026

General Shopping offers to buy back bonds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Brazilian mall operator puts up cash payments for $40 mln in 10% perpetual notes

Alsea slings Domino's in Uruguay

MERCOSUR (AR, BR, PA, UR, VE) South America Mexico

Mexican restaurant operator signs a 10-year agreement to open and operate 24 stores as part of its South American expansion plans

Alpargatas to sell shares to fund Rothy's deal

Equity M&A Debt

Brazilian footwear company could also take out debt to cover part of the $475 mln transaction for 49.9% of the US shoemaker

Via rolls over local debt

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Brazil

Brazilian retailer says it will issue $70 mln in commercial notes and has extended maturities on $190 mln that was due in July next year

Coca-Cola Femsa keeps eye on acquisitions

M&A Funds South America

Mexican bottling company could pursue other deals after agreeing to buy CVI in Brazil for $110 mln