Europe

Suzano retaps long-term bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian paper company adds another $500m to its 2047 notes and raises more money for Fibria acquisition

BancoEstado issues more Swiss francs

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean lender bumps up the size of its second CHF-denominated deal to $125m but shortens the maturity to six years

Odebrecht, FCC take inside track in Panama metro bid

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Panama

Brazilian-Spanish team offers to build a 2km extension for $103m and scores high marks on its technical proposal

EDP Brasil completes sale to Norway’s Statkraft

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Electricity Brazil

Brazilian utilities firm sells 132 MW portfolio for roughly $192m inclusive of net debt

Banco de Chile prints five-year Swiss franc bond

Debt Bonds Chile

State-run bank nabs $115m at a slight concession to peer Santander Chile

Ecuador's EPA and Spanish utility sign PPP

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Ecuador

The joint venture seeks to reactivate economies of Manabi, Esmeralda after 2016 earthquake

IDB, AFD agree to ramp up co-financing efforts

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Europe

Pair of multilaterals chart at least $1bn more in joint investments over the next three years

IDB Invest places three-year floater

Bonds Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Multilateral prints $500m in October 2021s

French cement maker takes controlling stake in Ciplan

M&A Brazil Europe

Vicat Group agrees to a $333m capital increase to pay for a 65% share in the Brazilian cement operator

Techint subsidiary grows stake in Saudi Steel Pipe Co

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Argentina

Argentine metals firm increases its exposure to the Middle East with $144m transaction

Corporacion America finishes the sale of its Italian subsidiary

M&A Argentina Europe

UAE-based ICD pays the Argentine firm about $57m for a 25% stake in its European-based arm

ICO, CAF sign credit facility

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Europe

The pair of development banks pen $130m agreement, marking their second in as many years

Stichting Petrobras cleared to pursue suit

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Politics

The case against the Brazilian energy company comes as a foundation seeks compensation from the impacts of Lava Jato

Santander names Americas cash equities head

Equity Mexico Europe

Juan Martin Coppola joins the Spanish bank from Morgan Stanley's prime brokerage

Enel Brazil secures bank financing

Brazil Europe China

Italian utility's local subsidiary taps two lenders for a 10-year, $250m loan, source