Regulation

Court approves Brasil Pharma bankruptcy

Regulation Debt Brazil

Brazilian drugstore chain operator has to sell its subsidiaries with Deloitte as the administrator

Neoenergia prices local debt sale

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Iberdrola's subsidiary in Brazil plans to sell $337m in debentures as it prepares for an IPO later this month

Sanepar sells debentures

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Paraná state water company earns $91m from a two-part debt deal in the local market

Bankruptcies pick up in Brazil

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Insolvencies could surpass last year's totals as the economy flounders and Congress delays in passing pension reform, source says

Energy loans take a plunge in Mexico

Loans Energy Electricity

Pemex downgrade and cancelled energy auctions could cause the market to fall 70% this year, source says

CPFL units issue local notes

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Itaú BBA leads RGE Sul and CPFL Piratininga to the Brazilian bond market for $245m in debentures

Caixa peddles Petrobras stake

Equity Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Brazil's federal savings bank could earn more than $1.6bn from the sale of its shares in the state-owned energy company

Hapvida acquires another rival

M&A Regulation Brazil

Brazilian healthcare company shells out $97m to buy Grupo América and enter the market in Goiás

Brazil's Supreme Court approves Petrobras asset sales

M&A Economy & Policy Regulation

State-owned energy company proceeds with TAG sale and other deals

Caixa could push Odebrecht to bankruptcy

Debt Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian federal savings bank's drive to recover debt could lead to huge losses for other lenders, source says

Fitch cuts Pemex after sovereign downgrade

Debt Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

State-owned oil company falls from investment grade on slow government action to shore up finances

US trade spats keep LatAm issuers away

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Roadshows planned for later this month face delays as bond sellers display caution

Fitch downgrades Mexico

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Rating agency cites a weak macroeconomic outlook and Pemex's debt problems

AES reviews wind deal with Renova

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian renewable energy company could drop its offer for the second phase of the Alto Sertão III project

EcoRodovias plans local debt sale

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian toll road operator looks to raise $280m from its second debenture deal this year