Brazil

Hapvida wins battle for HB Saúde

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Brazilian healthcare group outbids challenger SulAmérica and agrees to pay $72 mln for at least 59% of the regional medical group

Rodovias do Tietê receives creditor approval for recovery plan

Debt Debenture Funds

Brazilian toll road concessionaire still awaits authorization from bankruptcy court and São Paulo state authorities

Vamos prices second share sale this year

Equity Brazil Capital Markets

Brazilian truck rental company raises $206 mln in a follow-on offering to buy more vehicles and equipment

EcoRodovias, IMC name new execs

Brazil People

Brazilian infrastructure company appoints Gianfranco Catrini as CEO while restaurant operator recruits Rafael Bossolani to be CFO

Kraft Heinz buys Hemmer in Brazil

M&A Equity Commerce

US food company acquires the 106-year-old company to increase its presence in emerging markets

Eletrobras increases take from NBTE sale

M&A Equity Energy

Brazil's state-owned power company earns $139 mln for 49% of the transmission company in a tag-along deal with Ontario Teachers'

Gol increases 2026 tap on high demand

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Brazilian airline adds $150 mln just above par as orders reach $450 mln

Power companies lead charge to Brazilian bond market

Debenture Brazil Capital Markets

CPFL and Engie plan to price deals this month along with Minerva, Unidas and Multiplan

Ultrapar rehires former exec as CEO

Brazil People Commerce

Marcos Lutz will lead the Brazilian conglomerate before he is slated to become chairman in 2023

MLog renegotiates debt

Debt Loans M&A

Brazilian mining and logistics company retools acquisition financing from the 2016 purchase of CNA

Totvs prices share sale at discount

Equity Capital Markets Technology

Brazilian software company raises $273 mln for acquisitions but decides not to exercise an over-allotment option

LatAm green bond sales double in two years

International Financial Institutions Bonds Latin America

Issuers in Chile, Brazil and Mexico represent more than three-quarters of the amount raised since 2019, CBI says

Kavak raises funds for global expansion

Equity Funds Latin America

Mexican used-car platform gets $700 mln in a Series E financing round and increases its valuation to $8.7 bln

Itaú pockets $1 bln from private placement

Debenture Debt Brazil

Brazil's largest commercial bank adds 52 basis points to its Tier 2 capital ratio after a deal with institutional investors

Vale hires new CFO

Brazil People

Gustavo Pimenta joins the Brazilian miner from US power company AES as Luciano Siani moves on to become the head of business strategy