Suzano buys more Duratex plots

M&A Brazil

Brazilian paper company spends $193m for another 20,000 hectares

Regulus spins off Argentine assets

M&A Argentina Canada

Canadian miner agrees to move South American assets under the newly-formed Aldebaran Resources

Coca-Cola Femsa expands with Uruguay purchase

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Mexico

Mexican soft drink bottler enters its 11th country with this $251m deal for Montevideo Refrescos

Glencore takes control of Alesat

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Natural resources firm snaps up 78% of the Brazilian fuel distribution business

Petrobras sells assets in Paraguay

M&A Energy Brazil

Brazil's state-owned energy company offloads its gas stations for $384m

Enel takes stake in LatAm fiber optic network

M&A Funds Equity

Italian energy company spends $175m for 21% of Ufinet with option to buy the whole company for up to another $2.5bn by 2022

Enel keeps up M&A push

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Fixed Income

The Italian power company adds a stake in the fiber optic network operator Ufinet to a growing list of assets in Latin America

BB Seguridade sells P&C unit to Mapfre

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Banco do Brasil's insurance business will earn $636m from the deal and free up $477m in capital

State Grid sweetens CPFL offer

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chinese electric company ups the ante by $100m to buy out minority shareholders in CPFL Renováveis

Petrobras starts next stage of Bauna sale

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

Brazilian energy company begins non-binding phase to sell its E&P rights for the 34,000 bbls/day offshore block

Duratex, Lenzing unveil Brazil JV

M&A Brazil

Pair team up for a $1bn investment towards a dissolving wood pulp mill in Minas Gerais

Sumitomo snares bigger stake in Yanacocha

Peru Japan M&A

Japanese conglomerate pays the IFC $48m for a chunk of the Peruvian gold mine

Petrobras advances deep water block sales

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil

State-owned energy company starts non-binding phase over its 50% stakes in Tartaruga and Espadarte

PE fund snares Cerro Colorado

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Chile

BHP picks up at least $230m for the Chilean copper mine

Scatec Solar, Equinor acquire RenovAr plant

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Solar

Norwegian JV makes its second LatAm renewable power investment, this time in Argentina