Regulation

Infrastructure bond deals double in Brazil

Debenture Brazil Economy & Policy

Tax-exempt debenture sales reach $3.9 bln in the first six months of 2021 and exceed $1 bln in June alone

Magalu funds KaBuM! deal with share sale

Equity IPO Brazil

Brazilian retailer earns $764 mln in a follow-on as WDC raises $86 mln in an IPO

Holdouts oppose GoldenTree deal with Buenos Aires province

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Bondholders' group says the province went down an "unfortunate path" by negotiating with only selected creditors

Avianca lands funds to emerge from bankruptcy

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Loans

Colombian airline asks court for permission to replace a DIP loan with $1.6 bln in long-term financing

Aeroméxico leases new planes despite bankruptcy

Debt Loans Mexico

Mexican airlines expects to receive 12 aircraft from DAE in October but first needs approval from a court in New York

Buenos Aires province comes to terms with major bondholder

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Argentina's largest province announces an agreement with GoldenTree to lower interest payments by 75% through 2024

Via evaluates funding for consumer finance unit

Loans Debt Commerce

Brazilian retail group could set up a FIDC to bankroll $3 bln in personal loans through banQI

Peru publishes sustainable bond framework

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Finance Ministry establishes guidelines for the next government to raise funds for ESG investments

Rio Grande do Sul looks to sell Corsan

Economy & Policy Equity IPO

State government plans to offload its controlling stake in the water company through an IPO

ECLAC pushes to include middle-income countries in debt relief

Capital Markets Coronavirus Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

UN commission also calls on governments to maintain emergency transfer programs

Chilean corporate debt becomes Euroclearable

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Companies can now tap international investors for peso-denominated bond deals, Chile's head of international finance says

Itaú economist downplays expected infrastructure boom

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Ports

Mário Mesquita sees greenfield investments petering out as Brazil moves towards presidential elections next year

CAF elects new president

International Financial Institutions CAF Economy & Policy

Colombia's former trade minister Sergio Díaz-Granados will lead the South American development bank for five years

DASA acquires cancer clinics in northeast

M&A Equity Healthcare

Brazilian medical services company agrees to buy AMO for $149 mln in its fourth deal since September last year

CCR agrees to fines in São Paulo state

Regulation Project & Infrastructure Finance Toll Road

Brazilian infrastructure company says its subsidiaries will pay $240 mln to end contract disputes with Artesp