Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Oil majors skip second auction in Brazil

M&A Energy Gas

Petrobras and CNPC take the Aram block for the minimum bid, but four other blocks receive no offers

UBS, Banco do Brasil form new investment bank

M&A Asset Management Bonds

Swiss financial services firm will hold a majority stake in the new venture with Brazil's state-owned lender

Agrofina, Celulosa book dollar bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine agribusiness and paper producer will test market conditions to raise funds to refinance debts

Scotiabank schedules Mexican bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Canadian bank's local division plans to raise at least $209 mln in three-year notes, but it could increase the size of the deal to $313 mln to meet demand

Brazil misses mark in oil auction

M&A Energy Gas

Government earns $17 bln from selling offshore blocks when it had expected to get $26 bln

Rumo funds railroad investments

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian logistics company raises $277 mln from a 10-year debenture deal for the Malha Central and Malha Sur projects

Costa Rica goes on the road

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer hires Citi and HSBC to lead it back to the cross-border bond market

MHTL issues first local bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Trinidadian methanol producer makes its bond market debut with $148 mln in three-year notes

Brazil buys back bonds

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Sovereign issuer repurchases $895 mln in outstanding notes a day after it raises $3 bln in the cross-border market

Investors ask US government to lift collateral restrictions on PDVSA bonds

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Bondholders say the state-owned oil company's ad-hoc board, appointed by opposition leader Juan Guaidó, must change its approach to renegotiate the debt

Light pays off dollar bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian power company spends $210 mln to redeem 35% of its cross-border notes due in 2023

Brazil sells bonds to buy back old notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer tightens the spreads on $3 bln in new notes, two weeks after Congress passed landmark pension reform

GM Financial, Volkswagen Leasing start up peso notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

US automaker's financing division in Mexico looks to raise $78 million, while German carmaker goes for $131 million

Los Grobo weighs new investments after restructuring

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Argentine agribusiness benefits from the fall of the peso and gets a ratings upgrade

ETB opens buyback for Euroclearable bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian telecom offers to pay below par up to $120 million in its peso-denominated 2023 notes