CPFL Energia offers to buy State Grid's stake in renewables biz

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian energy company hires UBS to determine a fair price per share for its parent company's stake in CPFL Renov√°veis

Carrefour cuts debt in Brazil

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

French retailer's local subsidiary has slashed its financing costs by 74%

Avianca attracts takeover interest

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt M&A

Colombian airline could become a target for other carriers looking for a bargain, source says

Totvs raises money for acquisitions

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian software company stands to earn more than $280m from an upcoming share sale

Brazilian equities gain ground in first half

Equity IPO Capital Markets

Deals from Centauro and BK Brasil stand out as highlights, while Neoenergia and Carrefour Brasil prepare share sales of their own

IDB Invest invests in SME fund

Funds Equity Economy & Policy

Multilateral lender backs middle-market equity investments in Brazil through Stratus Group

Bradesco buys a bank in Florida

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian lender agrees to spend $500m for BAC Florida in Coral Gables

Heineken buys beer brand in Ecuador

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Dutch brewing company acquires Biela from mainly local investors for an undisclosed amount

Neoenergia names banks on IPO

Equity IPO Funds

Iberdrola's Brazilian subsidiary picks Banco do Brasil to lead the offering with five other banks

Totvs considers share sale

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Brazilian software company could raise $250m for its new fintech business

Rappi to branch out with SoftBank funding

Funds M&A Equity

Delivery service app gets $1bn from the Japanese investor to expand its footprint in Latin America

Neoenergia arranges debt sale ahead of IPO

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Iberdrola's subsidiary in Brazil looks to raise up to $383m in the local market as it prepares to go public

JSL calls off Vamos IPO

IPO Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian logistics company blames "market conditions" for abandoning share sale

Minerva begins Athena Foods IPO

IPO Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian food company plans to spin off its Chilean unit by the end of the May

Private equity outlook worsens in Mexico

Equity M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Firms face a 50% drop in deals as the finance ministry revises its growth forecasts