Brazil

Petrobras keeps focus on lowering debt

Debt Energy Oil

Brazil's state-owned oil company ends the first quarter with the lowest debt-to-EBITDA ratio since 2012

GK Ventures adds to debut fund

Funds Equity ESG

Brazilian investment firm aims to raise a total of $76 mln for impact and ESG investments by the end of June

JBS sells bonds for Vivera acquisition

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Brazilian meatpacker raises $500 mln to buy the third largest manufacturer of plant-based foods in Europe

BNDES, Qualcomm build first IoT fund

Funds Equity Technology

Local venture capital firm Indicator leads the Brazilian development bank and the US wireless technology company in the $45 mln fund

Dotz shelves IPO amid market concerns

IPO Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian loyalty program delays market debut for at least two months due to "deteriorated conditions"

Eletrobras issues debt for Angra 3

Debenture Debt Brazil

Brazilian state-owned power company raises $282 mln for the stalled nuclear power plant and issues $226 mln to keep in cash

Suzano to use cash for new mill

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Brazilian paper company will spend around $200 mln per year, but it could finance part of the $2.8 bln project if market conditions are "attractive"

XP to issue CRIs for new HQ

Debt Debenture Credit Ratings

Brazilian asset management firm sets up a $95 mln deal with Isec to fund most of a $140 mln construction project

Aegea, Iguá expected to shake off scrutiny

Debt Capital Markets Project & Infrastructure Finance

Brazilian water companies are seen tapping ample liquidity to raise debt for new concessions despite downgrades by Moody's

Via makes first SLB issue

Debenture Debt ESG

Brazilian retail group ties $188 mln in 2024 and 2026 debentures to renewable energy targets

Fonplata approves funding in Argentina, Brazil

Loans Debt International Financial Institutions

Bolivia-based development bank supplies $30 mln for water projects in São Paulo state and $18 mln for digital investments in Buenos Aires province

3R agrees to merger with DBO

M&A Equity Energy

Brazilian oil companies team up to buy more offshore assets after the Peroá deal in February

Sensedia brings in first investor

Equity Technology Brazil

Brazilian IT start-up gets $23 mln from US private equity firm Riverwood Capital to finance its international expansion plans

Moody's downgrades Iguá after Cedae auction

Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service Downgrade

Rating agency the Brazilian water company will double its debt levels to cover fees for a new concession in Rio

Algar weighs infra bonds for Vogel acquisition

Debenture Debt M&A

Brazilian telco could issue tax-exempt debentures in the local market to fund the $115 mln purchase of the São Paulo-based B2B peer, CFO says