Eletrobras CEO resigns to join BR Distribuidora

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy People

Wilson Ferreira Junior resigned from head of Brazilian state-owned power company and will join the liquid fuels distributions company later in the year

YPF shares rebound as concerns of state takeover wane

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine economy minister shoots down rumor as energy company seeks to restructure $6.2 bln in bonds

Celsia plugs in new loans

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Colombian power company could borrow up to $113 mln to cover investments and operating costs

Allianz leads solar refinancing in Uruguay

Asset Management Bonds Debt

German investor brings its clients to a $97 mln private placement with Miami-based Hudson

YPF to get a new chairman

People Bonds Debt

Guillermo Nielsen is expected to be replaced by seasoned politician Pablo González in the midst of a $6.2 bln restructuring

Ultrapar negotiates refinery deal with Petrobras

M&A Energy Gas

Brazilian conglomerate starts talks with the state-owned oil company after making the highest bid for Refap

Aeris sets up debt sale

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debenture

Brazilian wind turbine blade manufacturer plans to raise $113 mln to refinance debt

Cemig leaves Light in follow-on

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Minas Gerais state power company earns $260 mln for its stake in the Rio de Janeiro-based utility

Medanito faces pressure to pay back loan

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

Credit Suisse asks for information about repayment plans after Argentine company sells assets

Petroperú gets go-ahead for bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian government allows the state-owned oil company to issue up to $1 bln in notes to finance renovations to the Talara refinery

EDP names new CEO in Brazil

Energy Electricity People

João Manuel da Cruz takes the helm at the Brazilian subsidiary of the Portuguese utility company

BNDES approves Gás Natural Açu loan

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Energy

Prumo Logística, BP, Siemens joint venture will receive $756 mln from BNDES to construct a second thermoelectric plant

YPF brings on Shell for offshore project

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Argentine oil company is working with partners on projects as financing remains tight

IMPSA gets nod for debt restructuring

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine power plant builder now needs approval from a bankruptcy court

PetroTal picks bookrunner for bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Canadian oil company hires Pareto to lead a $100 mln deal to pay off debt owed to Petroperú and develop the Bretaña field