Brazil

Petrobras unloads US refinery

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

Brazil's state-owned energy company sells the Pasadena facility to Chevron for $350m

Suzano reopens 2029 notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian paper company adds a "conservative" $750m with a new issue concession of 10bp, source says

PetroRio takes over oil field from Chevron

M&A Energy Brazil

Rio de Janeiro-based firm increases its stake in the Frade field to 70% and becomes the largest independent oil company in Brazil

Vale cuts output

Brazil

Brazilian mining company decommissions dams as death toll rises in Brumadinho

EDP issues debt in Brazil

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Utility company raises $67m for a 375km transmission line in São Paulo and Minas Gerais

Samarco stalls debt renegotiations

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Brazilian mining company says no further talks are scheduled at this time

Votorantim Cimentos expands buyback

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Brazilian cement maker has given investors until February 7 to tender up to $252m in outstanding bonds

Sempra signals exit from South America

M&A Energy Gas

US energy company opens the bidding for Luz del Sur in Peru and Chilquinta in Chile

Oi sells stock to creditors

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Brazilian telecom raises more than $1bn in capital from the sale of new shares

Vale falls after dam disaster

Project & Infrastructure Finance Regulation Politics

Brazilian mining company halts dividend payments as share prices shed a quarter of their value

TIM goes big in Brazilian bond market

Debenture Bonds Debt

Italian telecom's local business issues $266m in 18-month debentures to build up its cash position

Embraer invests in JV with Boeing

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian aircraft manufacturer will contribute at least $1.5bn to the new company

Carlyle takes stake in Madero

M&A Brazil

US private equity firm spends $186m for 23% of the Brazilian restaurant chain

Copasa drafts local debt deal

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Minas Gerais state water company looks to raise $93m from a two-part debenture sale

French, Japanese banks back Engie in TAG deal

Loans M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance

Six international lenders negotiate a dollar-denominated loan with the French utility company, sources say