Brazil

Technos starts talks with creditors  

Coronavirus Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian watchmaker says it wants to renegotiate past-due loans to "protect its financial health"

BTG Pactual raises funds for retail unit

Equity Capital Markets Brazil

Brazilian bank earns $486 mln in a follow-on offering after increasing the size of the deal by 25%

Via Varejo issues local notes

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian retailer follows a recent share sale with a two-part debt deal for $274 mln

Rumo markets new 2028 notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian logistics company hires Itaú BBA, Morgan Stanley and Santander to coordinate a benchmark-sized deal

Sigma finances lithium mine in Brazil

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Canadian mining company signs a $45 mln syndicated loan through Société Générale for the Grota do Cirilo project in Minas Gerais

LatAm, Caribbean is 'new COVID-19 epicenter'  

Coronavirus Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

Government actions have relieved pressure, but high informality and low preparedness are hindering the region's response, IMF says

Pague Menos picks up IPO plans

IPO Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian drugstore chain could earn $220 mln from a planned share sale on the local stock exchange

Fitch downgrades InterCement on bond swap  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian cement company's ratings drops two notches to C after it offers to exchange 2024 notes for new 2027s

Inter Construtora evaluates share sale

Equity Capital Markets Brazil

Brazilian builder hires Itaú BBA and Caixa to lead a possible deal on the B3 stock exchange

Eneva sets up sale of 10-year notes

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Brazilian power company looks to raise $120 mln in the local market to pay off debt from a natural gas project

Loan market struggles to shake off coronavirus effects  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Borrowers stick to short-term and bilateral deals as volumes plunge 86% year-on-year, sources say

Brazil blocks WhatsApp payment service

Regulation Politics Telecoms

Central Bank and anti-trust agency CADE say they need time to evaluate competitive aspects

XP, VERT open credit lines for farmers

Debt Asset Management Loans

Brazilian investment manager and securities company launch DuAgro to offer loans to small and mid-sized producers

LatAm, Caribbean recession to be twice global average  

Economy & Policy Brazil Mexico

Region's economies will contract by 9.4% in 2020, driven by deep recessions in Brazil and Mexico, the IMF says

Aura Minerals sizes share offering in Brazil

Equity Capital Markets IPO

Toronto-listed mining company could raise up to $210 mln from the sale of Brazilian depositary receipts in July