Retail shopping

MercadoLibre buys Brazilian logistics operator

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Argentina

Argentine company's acquisition of Kangu comes as e-commerce surges in Latin America

Havan calls off IPO for second time

IPO Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian department store says its could resume its stock market plans at the "opportune moment"

Garbarino to sell stake in electronics chain

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Argentine home appliances retailer to offer 51% stake in Compumundo at auction

Brazil sees growth in stablecoins

Brazil Commerce Retail shopping

Central bank governor says these stable cryptocurrencies are gaining traction in online payments

Contempora acquires stake in retailer

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Chile

Chilean holding company sees growth potential for Komax in Chile, Peru and Uruguay

Carrefour, Casino promote senior managers in Brazil

People Brazil Commerce

Oliveira to head Carrefour's Atacadão, Gras to take on investor relations at Casino's GPA

Lojas Americanas confirms merger talks with Marisa

M&A Equity Commerce

Brazilian retailer said it has made "preliminary contact" to discuss a possible deal with the department store chain

Ribeiro files for bankruptcy

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

Argentine home goods retailer seeks protection from creditors as the COVID-19 pandemic depresses sales

Uruguay seeks to develop local capital markets

Capital Markets Energy Electricity

Goal is to finance business growth while promoting foreign investment, including in green hydrogen

IDB Invest lends to Ta-Ta in Uruguay

Loans Equity Debt

US-based multilateral lender supplies a $35 mln loan and makes a $10 mln equity investment

Magalu funds KaBuM! deal with share sale

Equity IPO Brazil

Brazilian retailer earns $764 mln in a follow-on as WDC raises $86 mln in an IPO

GPA sets rates for next debt deal

Debt Capital Markets Commerce

Brazilian retailer plans to sell $191 mln in commercial paper in a two-part deal

Carrefour appoints new CEOs in Brazil, Argentina

Commerce People Retail shopping

Stéphane Maquaire will replace Noël Prioux in Brazil as Pablo Lorenzo will step in to lead the business in Argentina

Assaí sells five properties to TRX

M&A Commerce Retail shopping

Brazilian wholesale retailer offloads sites for new stores to the local investor for $70 mln

Via evaluates funding for consumer finance unit

Loans Debt Commerce

Brazilian retail group could set up a FIDC to bankroll $3 bln in personal loans through banQI