Brazil

Petrobras sells upstream assets

M&A Energy Gas

Trident buys two clusters for $851m, while Karoon acquires an oilfield for $665m

Itaú hires new M&A head in Chile

People Chile Brazil

Federico Ravazzani takes over the department after the departure of Raúl Schmidt

Banks sell Brazilian securities firm

M&A Capital Markets Brazil

Isec buys rival Cibrasec from the largest lenders in the country

Rede D'Or readies CRI issue

Debt Capital Markets Fixed Income

Brazilian hospital operator aims to raise $264m in real estate receivables, led by RB Capital

S&P downgrades InterCement

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Brazilian cement company faces falling profits this year, rating agency says

Hapvida embarks on share sale

Equity Capital Markets M&A

Brazilian healthcare company looks to raise $626m to cover recent acquisitions

Cosan tightens spread on 10-year bond

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian energy and infrastructure group trims the yield by 50bp in an oversubscribed deal

JBS raises funds for bond buyback

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian meatpacker issues $2bn in new notes, including $1.25bn from its US subsidiary, to pay off debt

Sabesp picks banks for debenture deal

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

São Paulo state water company hires BTG Pactual and Banco Safra to arrange a $106m debt sale in the local market

Natura lines up local notes

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian cosmetics company shapes a $456m debenture deal to pay off outstanding debt

Petrobras pockets billions from service station sale

Equity Capital Markets Debenture

Brazil's state-owned energy company also lines up an $800m local debt deal for E&P investments

BP, Bunge combine bioenergy businesses in Brazil

M&A Energy Renewable

US agribusiness transfers $700m in debt to the new joint venture and receives $75m from the British oil company as part of the deal

Afya lists shares in US

IPO Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian medical education group raises $261m from an IPO on the Nasdaq

Nufarm sells CRAs in Brazil

Capital Markets Brazil Australia

Australian agrochemical company issues $54m in receivables through Gaia and BNP Paribas

Banco Inter to sell additional shares

Capital Markets Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian bank to sell 78m shares in follow-on offering to raise cash for M&A, expansion