Energy

Renova names new CEO

People Debt Energy

Restructuring specialist Marcelo Milliet replaces Cristiano Barros at the renewable energy company that filed for bankruptcy earlier this month

Chubut sells notes ahead of presidential election

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina's southern oil-producing province raises more funds than expected before a potential tightening in access to capital markets

Brazil's Lava Jato targets Techint

Regulation Energy Gas

Federal investigators suspect the Italo-Argentine group paid bribes to win $820m in Petrobras contracts

Ecopetrol, Oxy get go-ahead to form Permian JV

M&A Equity Energy

Colombia's state-owned oil company has lined up $1.5bn in investments for a new shale gas company in western Texas

CFE plugs in local bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexico's state-owned electric utility aims to raise $390m from a three-part deal on November 11

Ecopetrol invests in Brazil's pre-salt oil fields

M&A Equity Energy

Colombia's state-owned oil company agrees to buy 30% of the Gato do Mato blocks from Shell

Eletrobras units schedule debt market debuts

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Eletronorte and Furnas each plan to raise $300m from their first sale of debentures in the Brazilian market

Eneva refinances power station in local debt market

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian power generation company earns $180m for a 519 MW thermoelectric plant in Parnaíba through a three-part debenture deal

Brazil allows Enel offer for Eletropaulo

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Securities regulator CVM clears the way for the Italian utility to take full ownership

Cemig unit arranges local debt deal

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Cemig GT, a subsidiary of the Minas Gerais state power company, could issue up to $730m to pay off debt

Raízen readies next debenture deal

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian sugar and ethanol producer could earn $215m from a two-part sale in the local bond market

Mexico wants to give Pemex breathing room

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Finance Minister Arturo Herrera highlights long-term economic constraints that the AMLO administration is seeking to remove

SBM Offshore seals FPSO financing

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Dutch group receives commitments from nine lenders for a $1.1bn loan to build a vessel for the Liza project in Guyana

Karoon closes loan for oil field acquisition in Brazil

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Australian oil and gas company signs a four-year loan from ING for the Baúna deal

State Grid pays premium for Chilean assets

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Chinese power company gains entry to a stable market with regional growth prospects through the $2bn deal, sources say