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Banks to emerge unscathed from Americanas saga

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Brazil

Moody's says lenders have "excess reserves" and enough flexibility to soften the blow

Healthatom eyes another fundraising round this year

Equity Funds Central America

Chilean healthtech start-up could raise $30 mln to set up shop in Central America, Argentina and Ecuador, CEO says

União Química stays on 'high alert' in uncertain market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy

Brazilian pharmaceutical company is looking to add to its cash reserves and expects to receive a $65 mln loan from IFC before the end of June, CFO says

Cubico looks to loans, bonds for Brazilian solar farm

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Debenture

UK-based renewable energy company hopes it can find financing "alternatives" with commercial banks, head of Latin America says

Inter&Co has 'full tank' to reach growth targets

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Brazilian digital lender does not plan to issue debt or equity as it aims to double its client base and record almost $1 bln in profits by the end of 2027, execs say

Infrastructure bonds to undergird Brazilian market this year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Fixed Income

New government's resistance to privatizations will not harm local capital markets, Anbima says

Aegea expects to tap local bond market next year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Loans

Brazilian water company plans to issue debentures to refinance debt and complete financing plans for concessions in Rio de Janeiro, CFO says

Brazil's M&A market to pick up next year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

M&A activity could grow 10% to 20% in 2023 as capital markets improve and interest rates decline, analysts say

Ocyan completes 'huge' restructuring

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Debt

Brazilian oil and gas company swaps bonds for a stake in a new drilling company called LuxCo, bondholders' legal adviser says

Citi extends ESG loans to clients' suppliers

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Vendors for the Brazilian subsidiary of German chemical company Henkel can get a discount of 10 basis points on credit lines, executives say

YPF mulls selling debt

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Moody's Investors Service Upgrade

Argentine oil company may tap the markets as it steps up investment

CPP Investments buys stake in Oi's V.tal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Canadian pension spends $460 mln for 9.5% of the Brazilian telco's fiber optics unit

Cobee open to proposals for future financing

Equity Funds M&A

Spanish fintech has $41 mln to begin operations in Latin America, starting in Mexico, co-founder says

Malan says regional unity offers best buffers for crises

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Brazil's former finance minister expects leftist governments in Latin America to promote "greater cooperation"

CERC spies IPO in late 2023, early 2024

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil Capital Markets

Brazilian receivables IT company has raised $67 mln in a funding round led by Mubadala and expects to get another $33 mln next year