Brazil

LatAm issuers line up green bonds for 2019

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Stock markets in Chile and Peru set guidelines for more issues next year, CBI says

Brazil holds rates

Economy & Policy Loans Capital Markets

Copom keeps Selic at 6.5% in its last meeting before Jair Bolsonaro becomes president

Petrobras preps note repurchase

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazil's state-owned energy company offers to buy up to $1.5bn in outstanding notes that expire between 2021 and 2043

Mercedes bank raises reais

Debenture Debt Bonds

Automaker's lending business collects $78m from the sale of two-year debentures in Brazil

Lojas Americanas looks to issue more local debt

Debenture Debt Bonds

Brazilian retail chain aims for $170m from the sale of eight-year debentures in reais

Usina Santa Fé reaps five-year funding

Loans Brazil

Brazilian sugar and ethanol company secures a dual-currency loan from four banks

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

M&A sets for surge in Brazil

M&A Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

"Attractive" valuations could spur more cross-border transactions in 2019, a source says

Alpargatas steps into India

M&A Equity India

Brazilian shoemaker forms a joint venture with Periwinkle to sell Havaianas flip flops in the world's third largest footwear market

Phoenix Tower, Vidroporto sell debentures

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Cell phone tower company raises $38m from the sale of seven-year notes, while glass packaging business earns $51m from six-year paper

IDB bankrolls MercadoLibre FIDC

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds

Multilateral agency foots the bill for a $50m receivables fund to increase small business loans in Brazil

IDB lends to BH healthcare

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Multilateral agency provides $56m for public services in the Brazilian city

Odebrecht reaches plea deal in Peru

Economy & Policy Debt M&A

Brazilian conglomerate agrees to provide testimony about politicians accused of taking bribes

Suzano outlines Fibria financing

M&A Bonds Capital Markets

Brazilian paper company plans to issue $1bn in local notes to cover the last of the acquisition costs

Eletrobras auctions another unit

M&A Brazil Economy & Policy

Oliveira Energia and Atem promise to invest $125m and take on $560m in debt for Amazonas Energia