M&A

Gol, Latam enter race for Avianca

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Elliott Management asks the two airlines to present separate offers for at least $70m

Vitacon, 7 Bridges build real estate biz

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Asset Management

Brazilian developer and US investor roll out $520m in investments over the next six to 12 months

Fitch cuts BRF

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian food company fails to shed as much debt as expected and faces closed markets in Russia and the EU, rating agency says

Parque Arauco takes over MegaPlaza malls

M&A Chile Peru

Chilean shopping mall company increases its stake in Peru's IPSA to 85% for $120m

Finaccess buys stake in Spain's Amrest

Equity M&A Mexico

Mexican investor shells out $350m for 10.7% of the fast food restaurant operator

Petrobras revives Liquigás sale

M&A Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's state-owned energy company has hired Santander to find a buyer for its LPG distribution unit

Rumo wins rail concession in Brazil

Project & Infrastructure Finance M&A Economy & Policy

Curitiba-based logistics firm bids $696m to take the 30-year contract for a 1,500km stretch of the Ferrovia Norte-Sul

Azul abandons JV with Correios

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Airline also moves closer to taking over its troubled local rival Avianca Brasil

Bice prices UF notes at historic low

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean financial services group sells $203m in 14-year bonds with a coupon of 2.11%

Brazil's central bank policies encourage fintech startups

Economy & Policy IPO M&A

Former central bank president Ilan Goldfajn implemented more accommodative regulations to foster fintech innovation

EPM delays ISA sale

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

City-owned company waits to see if it can get a better price after ISA's shares touched a 52-week high last week

Rappi's app-based delivery service is changing the retail experience

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy IPO

Rappi co-founder Sebastián Mejía says the tech startup's army of couriers is the answer to the traffic gridlock that confounds consumers

CargoX is transforming Brazil's trucking industry through technology

Funds IPO M&A

Company founder Federico Vega developed an app that's driving efficiency among Brazil's truckers

3G Capital: Outstanding Investor

Capital Markets Equity IPO

Nubank: Outstanding Fintech Breakthrough