M&A

Lojas Americanas adds to M&A plans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Brazilian retail chain considers 54 possible acquisitions and plans to open 150 new stores in 2021, CEO says

Mineros increases stake in Nicaraguan processing plant

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Central America

Colombian gold miner now holds 85% of Vesmisa following a deal to take full control of an exploration project earlier this month

YPF to seek financing for investment program

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Argentine energy company may tap local market, sell assets and seek multilateral funding for $2.7 bln program

YPF to seek financing for investment program

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Argentine energy company may tap local market, sell assets and seek multilateral funding for $2.7 bln program

Magazine Luiza acquires supermarket e-commerce company

M&A Brazil Technology

Brazilian retailer adds VipCommerce to a recent spate of M&A deals

PetroRio explores more acquisitions

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Brazilian oil and gas company can use the money from a recent $360 mln share sale to make buys, CEO says

Hapvida to issue shares for Intermédica merger

Debt Loans Equity

Brazilian healthcare company can also access credit lines to fund the cash portion of a $19.7 bln tie-up, Intermédica CFO says

BR Distribuidora, Lojas Americanas form convenience store JV

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Latin America South America

Brazilian retailer will pay $55 mln to partner with the fuel distribution company through the BR Mania and Local chains

Ecopetrol pins ISA deal on share sale

M&A Bonds Debt

Colombia's state-owned oil company could also raise debt to finance part of the acquisition, CEO says

Brazil recharges Eletrobras privatization plans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

Federal government authorizes BNDES to begin modelling the sale of the state-owned energy company

AES exits coal plant in Chile

M&A Energy Electricity

US power company sells its controlling stake in Guacolda to co-owner WEG for an undisclosed amount

JSL announces next acquisition

M&A Brazil

Brazilian logistics firm agrees to buy trucking company Rodomeu after a similar deal last month

Cogna swaps assets with Eleva

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debenture Equity

Brazilian private education company pays $107 mln for Eleva's learning system and earns $177 mln for 51 K-12 schools

Telefónica sells fiber optics unit in Chile

M&A Telecoms Fixed-Line

Spanish telco earns $1 bln from the sale of 60% of InfraCo to KKR

ECCB to approve RBC sale

M&A Economy & Policy Caribbean

Eastern Caribbean regulators plan to endorse the deal in the near future, according to local banking association CAB