Latin America

INTERVIEW: Minerva lines up first VC investment

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Latin America

Brazilian meatpacker plans to spend $30 mln for stakes in startups in agtech, food retail and alternative proteins, CFO says

FACTBOX 7/31/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Banconal sets up $1 bln in 10-year bonds after deferring or restructuring 11% of loans during the pandemic

Aluar, MSU issue dollar-linked bonds at 0%

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Argentine aluminum producer and power generator are the latest companies to sell 0% notes in the local market

Soma moves $354 mln in IPO

IPO Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian fashion retailer prices its stock market debut in the middle of the target range

Ecuador rebuffs legal challenge to restructuring  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Lawsuit from Contrarian and GMO could curtail any economic recovery from COVID-19, government says

FACTBOX 7/30/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Bank of America improves Brazil's 2020 GDP forecast to -5.77% on upside surprise in economic activity

Peñoles mandates banks for dollar notes

Capital Markets Debt Bonds

Fitch rates the Mexican miner's new debt at BBB, based on strong market share

AES Tietê schedules move to Novo Mercado

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

US parent company will transfer the listing to the special segment on the B3 stock exchange within six months

IDB Invest funds LAAD farmers  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Multilateral lender grants $30 mln for agribusiness SMEs hit by the COVID-19 pandemic

Multilaterals hold the key for infrastructure investments after COVID-19  

Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt Capital Markets

Development banks can attract institutional investors to increase "funding diversity" in Latin America, Moody's says

Petrobras opens bidding for Alagoas oil fields

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned oil company is selling E&P rights for seven concessions in the northeastern state

AES beats Eneva for Brazilian business

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Sale to parent company removes uncertainty, but causes short-term softening in share prices, analysts say

FACTBOX 7/29/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19 (1)  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: BBVA grants $200 mln loan to CAF for COVID-19 assistance programs

Pague Menos sets IPO target price

Capital Markets Equity IPO

Brazilian drugstore chain could raise up to $246 mln for expansion plans in its stock market debut

CBC taps 2027 notes

Bonds Asset Management Debt

Central American bottling company adds $200 mln at a premium