Colony Capital acquires Abraaj in LatAm

M&A Equity

US investment firm will rename the company Colony Latam Partners when the deal closes in the first quarter

Oi sells stock to creditors

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Brazilian telecom raises more than $1bn in capital from the sale of new shares

Vale falls after dam disaster

Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation Politics

Brazilian mining company halts dividend payments as share prices shed a quarter of their value

Embraer invests in JV with Boeing

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian aircraft manufacturer will contribute at least $1.5bn to the new company

GWI to trim stake in Gafisa

Equity M&A Brazil

Investment firm will reduce its share to less than half and not make an offer to buy full control

Cosan offers to buy out Comgás shareholders

Equity Energy Gas

Brazilian conglomerate earmarks more than $500m for all outstanding preferred shares in the local natural gas company

Localiza considers follow-on offering

Equity Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian car rental company says it has hired advisors to evaluate the sale of more shares on the B3 stock exchange

Odebrecht offers Atvos stake to creditors

Debt Loans Bonds

Brazilian conglomerate looks to make a debt-for-equity swap with its ethanol business to appease lenders

CESP owners move to take full control

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Votorantim and CPPIB prepare tender offer for the São Paulo power company's remaining shares

Toesca adds to assets

Funds Equity Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chilean asset management firm looks to ride buoyant infrastructure, real estate and equity markets to 50% growth

Argentina sees stagnant bond, equity markets

Capital Markets Debt Equity

High spreads and the October elections could keep corporate issuers away

Mexico lowers taxes on IPOs

Economy & Policy Equity IPO

Finance Minister Carlos Urzúa also announces plans to cut corporate bond taxes for foreign investors

BNDES seeks to offload equity stakes

M&A Equity Project & Infrastructure Finance

Brazil's national development bank aims to pay back $27bn in debt this year

Corporate debt issues hit record in Brazil

Capital Markets Debt Bonds

Debenture deals soar 62% year-on-year to $47bn in 2018, B3 says

Chile fills equity pipeline

Equity Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

As investors keep tabs on Brazil, Chile's stock market is poised to make a run in 2019, sources say