Magazine Luiza, Marisa form partnership

M&A Brazil

Magazine Luiza will sell smartphones and digital services at more than 300 Marisa stores in Brazil

Colombia drops ISA sale

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

Finance Ministry withdraws an invitation for investment banks to present offers on how to structure the sale of the state-owned holding company

Creditors reject bid for Clealco mill

M&A Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

US investment fund Amerra had offered $47 mln for the Queiroz mill, but creditors balked at the price

BNDES hires banks for JBS share sale

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian development bank's investment division, BNDESPar, picks Bradesco BBI, BTG Pactual, Bank of America, Itaú BBA and UBS to lead the deal

Monashees rebuffs SoftBank involvement in latest fund

Funds Asset Management Equity

Brazilian VC firm turns away the Japanese investor, but still hits the $280 mln hard cap with relative ease, sources say

Marfrig increases stake in US beef company

M&A Equity Brazil

Brazilian meatpacker acquires Jefferies' remaining 31% share in National Beef for $860 mln

Gasco ordered to sell gas distribution business

M&A Energy Gas

Chile's Supreme Court tells the natural gas distributor to offload its controlling stake in Gasmar as M&A valuations run high

Finsa plans more CKDs

Equity Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Mexican real estate developer could sell more equity certificates next year after selling $841 mln in properties to Fibra Uno

Petrobras asks for oilfield offers

M&A Energy Gas

Brazil's state-owned oil company opens the binding phase for two onshore concessions

Kepco, Sprott invest in Mexican solar

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

Canadian Solar sells 49% in three projects to the South Korean utility and the Canadian fund manager

Petrobras starts service station sale in Uruguay

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

Brazil's state-owned oil company hires Itaú BBA to advise on a deal for the PUDSA distribution business

Acciona takes over São Paulo subway line

Project & Infrastructure Finance M&A Regulation

Spanish developer acquires 70% of of the concessionaire from Odebrecht, Queiroz Galvão and UTC

Grupo Gilinski acquires CIBC's Caribbean business

M&A Equity Loans

Colombian banking group agrees to pay $797 mln for control of Barbados-based FirstCaribbean

Antioquia asks EPM to buy Ituango

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

Gov. Luis Pérez suggests the city-owned utility company could take over the department’s stake in the hydropower project

Embraer names new CFO

People Brazil M&A

Antonio Garcia joins the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer from the German steelmaker ThyssenKrupp