CFE loses arbitration case

Mexico Canada Gas

Mexico’s state-owned utility reportedly paid $100 mln to Canada’s ATCO

Medellín blocks EPM sale of Tigo stake

M&A Economy & Policy Regulation

City council rejects the mayor's proposal to offload the utility company's stake in the local telco

Colombian president proposes land debt plan

Debt Bonds Economy & Policy

Gustavo Petro suggests raising $13.5 bln in debt to pay for land redistribution

Localiza, Gafisa work out share sales

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Brazilian car rental company could raise up to $50 mln as real estate developer also plans to come to market

Monómeros gets new management

People Regulation Venezuela

Venezuela replaces officials at the fertilizer business in Colombia after regaining control from the opposition

Sencorp seeks bankruptcy protection

Debt Loans Regulation

Chilean real estate developer has $240 mln in debt

Brazilian bank profits may fall after election

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Bank of America executive says an increased role for state-owned lenders could erode earnings in the sector, but not everyone shares the same concerns

LATAM talks pricing for dollar bonds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean airline puts IPTs between 13% and 13.25% for $1.5 bln in five- and seven-year notes, source says

Highline wins Oi tower auction as sole bidder

M&A Equity Telecoms

São Paulo-based mobile phone infrastructure company agrees to pay $334 mln for 8,000 fixed-line sites

Lula vows to bring foreign investors but rejects privatization

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Brazil's left-leaning presidential candidate says he can persuade investors to come, but he rules out sales of state-owned companies

Guedes hints at private pension reform

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Brazil's economy minister says he would like to stay on if President Jair Bolsonaro is re-elected in October

Aena wins Congonhas airport concession

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

Spanish airport operator Aena offers a 230% premium to take a 30-year contract for the airport in São Paulo

Costa Rica pitches sale of state banks

Economy & Policy Debt M&A

President Rodrigo Chaves proposes privatizing two banks and an insurance company to cut public debt

CSN cement unit plans debt sale after Holcim aqcuisition

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

CSN Cimentos sets up a $130 mln deal as CADE allows it to buy the local business of the Swiss building materials company

Italy's INC wins Belo Horizonte ring road PPP

Brazil Capital Markets Project & Infrastructure Finance

Turin-based construction group beats a consortium led by CRCC for its first project in Brazil