M&A

Grupo Olmos vies for Telefónica division in Uruguay

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Telecoms

Argentine group hires former head of Spain's Telefónica and UBS to advise on the deal

3R agrees to merger with DBO

M&A Equity Energy

Brazilian oil companies team up to buy more offshore assets after the Peroá deal in February

Algar weighs infra bonds for Vogel acquisition

Debenture Debt M&A

Brazilian telco could issue tax-exempt debentures in the local market to fund the $115 mln purchase of the São Paulo-based B2B peer, CFO says

Ontario Teachers' agrees to buy Evoltz

M&A Energy Electricity

Canadian pension plan will take over seven transmission lines in Brazil from US investment firm TPG

Telefónica swaps four data centers for stake in Nabiax

M&A Chile Spain

Spanish telco includes two sites in Chile in a deal with the Madrid-based telecom infrastructure company

IG4 offers to buy stake in CCR

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Andrade Gutierrez intends to accept the $887 mln offer, but the other owners have 30 days to make a matching proposal

Cemig asks for bids for Taesa stake

Equity M&A Capital Markets

Minas Gerais state power company could earn more than $1.6 bln in an auction for its shares in the Rio-based transmission firm

Mineros looks to finance acquisition in Nicaragua

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance M&A

Colombian gold miner plans to borrow up to $25 mln to pay for full ownership of the Luna Roja exploration project

IHS Towers buys control of TIM's fiber optic business in Brazil

M&A Equity Project & Infrastructure Finance

African-based telecom infrastructure company takes 51% of FiberCo in a deal worth $310 mln

FEATURE: YPF’s plans to sell oil blocks may face hurdles

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Economy & Policy

Argentine energy company wants to use the proceeds to finance growth, but economic and political risks could deter investors

Alpargatas acquires software developer

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Brazilian footwear and clothing company pays $37 mln in cash and stock for Ioasys as part of a push to increase online sales

Okta acquires Argentine unicorn

M&A Latin America South America

US identity authentication software provider pays $6.5 bln in an all-stock deal for Auth0

Garbarino could go up for sale again

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Retail shopping

Argentine home appliances retailer seen in talks with Prado and CarVal as debts mount

Votorantim, CDPQ combine North American cement businesses

M&A Equity Brazil

Brazilian conglomerate holds an 83% stake in the sixth largest cement producer in the world

Scotiabank increases stake in Chilean subsidiary

Equity M&A Chile

Canadian bank spends $407 mln for another 7% in Scotiabank Chile and takes its total share to 83%