Brazil

Vale increases financing package for suppliers

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian mining company will make $183 mln available to almost 3,000 SMEs

Brazil's Central Bank targets $195 bln in asset purchases  

Capital Markets Fixed Income Brazil

Mortgage and debentures among assets that may be purchased to boost liquidity

Guararapes moves to shore up cash position

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Brazilian clothing retailer lines up its first sale of promissory notes and draws from existing credit lines

Ânima borrows from IFC for M&A

Loans Debt M&A

Brazilian education company gets an eight-year loan for $88 mln to fund its expansion plans

Short-term debt deals hit screens in Brazil

Debt Capital Markets Fixed Income

Infrastructure company CCR sets up $78 mln in new notes, following recent sales by Magazine Luiza and BR Properties

BNDES chips in for small businesses

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Brazil's national development bank opens a new $7.8 bln credit line to help companies make payroll

EcoRodovias approves debt sale after reaching plea agreement

Debt Debenture Capital Markets

Brazilian infrastructure company sets up $235 mln in notes after settling bribery charges with São Paulo state

S&P worsens outlook for Brazilian banks  

Bonds Capital Markets Fixed Income

Rating agency also cuts aircraft manufacturer Embraer to BBB- on expectations of delayed deliveries during coronavirus outbreak

Lojas Renner lines up local debt sale

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian retailer plans to raise $96 mln to maintain "minimum strategic cash flow" after closing stores to stem the coronavirus outbreak

Brazilian corporates face strong challenges from COVID-19  

Capital Markets Economy & Policy Fixed Income

More than 25% are vulnerable to shocks due to low liquidity, currency risk and limited room to take on more debt, Fitch says

CCR unit sells local notes

Debt Debenture Capital Markets

Via Mobilidade issues $133 mln in 10-year debentures to fund works on two São Paulo metro lines

Moody's casts negative outlook on Brazilian steel sector

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Rating agency anticipates a decline in demand due to coronavirus outbreak

You Inc postpones IPO, cites coronavirus outbreak

IPO Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian homebuilder joins more than half a dozen other companies to suspend or cancel planned stock market debuts

Latin America's burgeoning asset management industry taken down a notch  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

US mutual funds with LatAm mandate see AUM cut more than 50% in Q1

S&P downgrades Invepar on refinancing risks

Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt Coronavirus

Ratings agency casts doubts the Brazilian infrastructure investor can pay off $261 mln in debentures next year