Petrobras, Total Eren form JV

M&A Energy Renewable

Brazil's state-owned energy company will own 49% of the new company

Petrobras ponders bond repurchases

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Brazil's state-owned energy company keeps trimming debt after a $1.07bn bond buyback

Brazilian judge blocks Boeing-Embraer JV

M&A Economy & Policy Regulation

Metalworkers' union says the proposed $5.26bn tie-up could lead to the loss of 6,000 jobs in Brazil

Televisa snares Axtel unit

M&A Telecoms Mexico

Mexican media company pays $235m for fiber-optic internet business in six cities

Rodoil snaps up Megapetro

M&A Gas Brazil

Brazilian service station operator is said to have paid up to $50m to buy its rival in Rio Grande do Sul

Taesa charts bond sale

Debenture Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Brazilian power transmission company prepares to offer $218m in local notes to raise money for recent acquisitions

Boeing, Embraer eye aircraft maintenance acquisitions

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Regulation

Merging aircraft manufacturers could convince LATAM or Avianca to sell their services divisions, source says

Red Eléctrica buys transmission line in Peru

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Electricity

Spanish utility company shells out $206m for a 30-year concession in the northern regions of Cajamarca, Amazonas and San Martín

Boeing, Embraer forge "unique" tie-up

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazilian and US aircraft manufacturers finalize the terms of a proposed $5.26bn joint venture

Qatar buys into Eni offshore fields in Mexico

M&A Energy Equity

State-owned oil company QP acquires 35% of three sites in the Bay of Campeche

Avianca considers sale of its Brazilian airline

M&A Loans Debt

Colombian airline could also get a loan from United to keep aircraft lessors at bay

LatAm M&A prepares to pick up in 2019

M&A Economy & Policy Brazil

Deal flow could rise around 10% next year, pushed by more deals in Brazil, Chile and Colombia

CMI looms over Telefónica sale

M&A Debt Central America

Guatemalan conglomerate is unlikely to go along with a deal for Movistar in Central America for a low return, source says

Daelim buys solar plants in Chile

M&A Energy Renewable

South Korean group's energy business pays Spain's Grenergy $142m for 12 projects

Brazil's banks begin hiring again

People M&A Brazil

M&A and ECM teams could see new additions as the market prepares for an expected deal surge, sources say