SoftBank forms LatAm tech fund

Funds Equity M&A

Tokyo-based conglomerate commits $2bn to the $5bn fund and names Marcelo Calure to head a new subsidiary in the region

Odebrecht offloads commuter rail unit

M&A Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Japanese group takes 88.7% of the SuperVia concession in Rio de Janeiro

DP World prices Pulogsa offer

Equity M&A Chile

Dubai-based port operator plans to spend $503m to take full control of the Chilean terminal

Scotiabank wraps up acquisitions

M&A Canada Peru

Canadian lender becomes the second largest credit card issuer in Peru and the forth largest bank in the DR

Court blocks Farmais sale

M&A Economy & Policy Brazil

BR Pharma says it will review "applicable measures" to auction off the drugstore chain

Copetrol nabs loan

Loans M&A Energy

Paraguayan gas station chain gets $129m in dollars and guaraníes to fund acquisitions

Petrobras reshapes refinery sales

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned energy company now plans to sell all of an asset, rather than a partial stake

Klabin signs syndicated loan

Loans M&A Brazil

Brazilian paper company receives $1.1bn from nine lenders at 135bp over Libor

Central Puerto buys power plant

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Argentina

Argentine power company takes over the Brigadier López plant from IEASA on April 1

Cosan funds Comgás deal with local notes

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian sugar and ethanol company sees strong demand for $454m in debentures

Liberty resumes M&A hunt

M&A Telecoms Central America

US-based telecom could revise its offer to buy Millicom or look for other acquisitions in Latin America, analyst says

Raia Drogasil buys Onofre

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Brazilian drugstore chain acquires a local rival pharmacy from CVS

Avianca moves ahead with asset sales

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Colombian airline looks to offload $100m in non-core assets by the end of the year

Embraer shareholders endorse Boeing deal

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Brazilian and US aircraft manufacturers move closer to a $5.26bn tie-up

Avianca halts merger with Brazilian biz

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Colombian airline also hires three banks to evaluate how to refinance maturing debt