Natura closes in on Avon acquisition

M&A Brazil US

Brazilian cosmetics company could announce a deal after it releases Q1 earnings on May 2

Taurus studies JV in India

M&A Brazil India

Brazilian gunmaker could partner with a major steel company to make and market firearms

Alpargatas steps into India

M&A Equity India

Brazilian shoemaker forms a joint venture with Periwinkle to sell Havaianas flip flops in the world's third largest footwear market

Sterlite Power picks up former Braskem, Biosev exec

Project & Infrastructure Finance Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People

Rui Chammas joins the Indian-headquartered developer in Brazil

PDVSA gets financing to increase production

India Funds

Venezuela's cash-strapped oil company hopes to use $1.45bn in fresh funds to boost sagging output

Indians Increase Holding in Petrobras Block

Brazil M&A India

India Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) subsidiary ONGC Videsh has moved to acquire an additional 12% stake in a Petrobras oil block in the Parque das Conchas in Bra...

Enter the Elephant

Asia Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

India could represent a massive market for LatAm commodities. But can it act as a real driver for the region’s growth and lessen South America’s reliance on China?

India Seeks Larger LatAm Presence

Asia Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Indians aim to boost involvement in LatAm, as their companies seek high-growth markets as well as new sources of raw materials and agricultural products. Facing demograph...

Brazil Private Equity: European Firms Enter

Brazil China Equity

Apax Partners last year announced its first deal in Brazil and is actively building a pipeline in LatAm. More European private equity firms are following its lead.

UPL Buys Sipcam Stake

Brazil M&A India

United Phosphorus Limited, an Indian agrochemical company, is acquiring a 50% stake in Sipcam Isagro Brazil from Isagro, it says in a statement. Sipcam Isagro is a 50/50 ...

Tariffs Hinder India/LatAm Investment

Bonds Structured Finance Economy & Policy

Tariffs between LatAm and India are hindering trade, according to a study by the IDB. India represents only 1% of the region’s overall trade, compared to 10% with China. ...