Rede D'Or buys stake in health insurance broker

M&A Equity Brazil

Shares in Qualicorp shoot up 30% after the Brazilian hospital chain acquires 10%

IFC reviews requests to fund more SME loans

Loans Brazil Caribbean

Multilateral lender could provide $41m to RED Asset in Brazil and $20m to Sogebank in Haiti

Paul Hastings hires in Brazil

People Capital Markets M&A

Jonathan Kellner helms the law firm's São Paulo office and M&A practice, while David Flechner joins the capital markets team

Brazil moves to retender concessions

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Regulation

New decree paves the way for the government to hold new auctions for seven toll roads and the Viracopos airport

Even loses CFO

People Brazil

Vinicius Mastrorosa steps down after seven years at the Brazilian homebuilder

Femsa buys into Raízen's convenience store chain

M&A Brazil Mexico

Mexican company pays $140m for 50% of a new joint venture with the Brazilian sugar and ethanol producer

Adtalem offers Brazilian biz for sale

M&A Brazil

US company hires Morgan Stanley to find a buyer as acquisitions pick up in Brazil's for-profit education sector

Taesa lines up M&A targets

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Cemig's electric power transmission division says it wants to acquire four more concessions

CR20 shows interest in São Paulo bids

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Regulation

Chinese firm could prepare offers for an intercity train, a subway line and a project to clean the Pinheiros River, state government says

CMPC buys Sepac

M&A Chile Brazil

Chilean paper company spends $330m to become the largest tissue producer in Brazil

Odebrecht, Grupo Aval win partial settelment for Ruta del Sol 2

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation

Colombian arbitration court annuls the concession and orders the government to pay $62m for completed works

JBS fills buyback

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bondholders offer $862m in 2023 and 2024 notes in the Brazilian meatpacker's latest liability management exercise

Petrobras offers offshore fields

M&A Energy Gas

Brazil's state-owned energy company takes bids for two gas fields and a deepwater discovery

Mercrosur trade agreement seen benefiting EU

Economy & Policy Regulation Brazil

Deal opens a huge market for European exporters, analyst says

Engie names banks for debt sale

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

French utility company hires five bookrunners for an upcoming $405m debenture deal in Brazil