IFC adds to HMC fund

Funds Debt World Bank

World Bank's private sector lender commits $20 mln to a $100 mln fund for middle-market companies in Chile, Colombia and Peru

Brazil court grants Samarco bankruptcy protection

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Debenture

Ruling shields the Vale-BHP Billiton joint venture from debt claims in the US and Brazil

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Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Debt

British investment manager could roll out a new feeder fund six months after launching three funds with XP, executive says

Argentina, Mexico urge debt relief for middle-income countries

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) World Bank

Countries calls for a specific fund and more SDRs to stop a health and economic crisis from turning into a debt crisis

KKR to take stake in IEnova

M&A Funds Equity

US investment firm agrees to buy a non-controlling share in the Mexican pipeline operator as part of a larger deal with Sempra

Vinci raises impact fund

Funds M&A ESG

Brazilian investment firm has $176 mln to buy stakes in companies with "clear" ESG goals

Open Co raises funds after merger

World Bank Equity Funds

Brazilian fintech raises $25 mln in Series C financing round led by IFC and Goldman Sachs

Fibra Mty readies dollar bonds for local market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Mexican REIT sets up the sale of $115 mln in 2031 notes

Vinci plans four more infra funds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Funds

Brazilian investment firm raises $46 mln for a water fund and targets other infrastructure sectors this year

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Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

BNP Paribas’ Florence Pourchet talks about the economic and market conditions in the region, renewable energy investing and the post-COVID climate

Pátria closes first core infrastructure fund

Equity Funds Energy

Brazilian investment firm raises $140 mln to invest in local power generation and transmission assets

BD Capital capitalizes money market fund

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds Equity

Peruvian asset manager offers new shares to raise $391 mln for BDC Money Market 2

IDB Invest weighs investment in BlueOrchard fund

IDB Invest Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) International Financial Institutions

Swiss impact investor is raising $350 mln from development banks and institutional investors to lend to MSMEs during the COVID-19 pandemic

US-based LatAm equity funds have small net inflow in latest week  

Fixed Income Equity Funds

Fund flows modestly positive, but assets under management drop by nearly $700 mln in down market for the week ended March 3

Lexington Partners makes hire in Brazil

People Equity Funds

US investment firm names former Pão de Açúcar CEO Cássio Casseb as an adviser in its recently opened office in São Paulo