Interviews

Suzano cuts short-term debt to avoid 'financial stress'

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Brazilian pulp and paper company also has most of its debt at fixed rates to minimize rising costs, CFO says

Winity mulls financing options for 5G network

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Brazilian telco plans to issue infrastructure debentures and borrow from BNDES to add to funding from parent company Pátria, CEO says

Viveo plans to wait out volatility for follow-on

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity IPO

Brazilian medical supplies company could sell shares in the next year or two but not in current market conditions, CEO says

Mexican debt issues pick up this year

Debt Equity IPO

Corporate bond sales could top $11 bln this year, but the equity market still suffers from a lack of certainty surrounding the economic recovery, sources say

Merama to open in US market ahead of Nasdaq listing

Equity Funds IPO

Latin American e-commerce start-up plans to use $225 mln from a Series B financing round co-led by Advent and SoftBank

Brazil's “choppy waters" worry bankers

Equity IPO Brazil

The head of investment banking at ItaúBBA says market sentiment has worsened

IFC plans another sustainability loan for Corsan

World Bank Brazil ESG

World Bank's private sector lender aims to help companies avoid greenwashing, Brazil country manager says

Crehana looks ahead to Nasdaq listing

Funds Equity Latin America

Latin American edtech firm Crehana begins work on a Series C financing round before it plans to sells shares in the US exchange, CEO says

Azul could go green to finance flying taxis

Debt Brazil Green Bonds

Brazilian airline could issue bonds to fund a $1 bln deal with German eVTOL manufacturer Lilium, CEO says

BR Distribuidora mulls fundraising options after Petrobras exit

Interviews Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Brazilian fuel distribution company could finance its expansion plans in the capital markets, although it has no acquisition targets in sight, CEO says

DILA Capital raises funds for tech acquisitions

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IPO M&A

US SPAC listing gets the Mexican firm $55 mln to find a deal, potentially with partners

Brazil drafts new tax breaks to lure foreign investors

Project & Infrastructure Finance Toll Road Ports

Infrastructure Minister Tarcísio Freitas says Congress is set to pass a bill to scrap the withholding tax on project bonds issued abroad

Brazil's energy minister 'confident' Senate will approve Eletrobras capital increase

Regulation Politics Energy

Bento Albuquerque also says Brazil is well positioned to benefit from a "virtuous" cycle in commodity prices over the next two to three years

INTERVIEW: Ashmore considers small-cap fund in Brazil

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

INTERVIEW: Mexico prepares for busy bond spell

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Local issuers put $2.5 bln in the pipeline for April and May with an increasing emphasis on ESG transactions, says HSBC's head of capital markets in Mexico