Telecoms

Warburg Pincus invests in Brazilian messaging app

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds

US private equity firm leads $100 mln first round of financing for Take Blip

Rio court sets Oi restructuring deadline

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Bankruptcy judge gives the Brazilian telco 12 months to complete the process

Linx accepts merger with StoneCo

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A

Brazilian software company will ask shareholders to approve the offer on November 17

Telecom refinances IDB, IFC loans  

Bonds Debt Loans

Argentine telecom extends repayments on $1.25 bln in loans and prepays 15%

ATP adds to local loans

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

US private equity-backed telecom infrastructure company borrows another $170 mln for its subsidiaries in Chile, Colombia and Peru

Moody's see negative outlook for LatAm telecoms

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

EBITDA is forecast to fall this year as capex keeps rising, rating agency says

Telecom ties up bond swap

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine telecom convinces bondholders to exchange 2021 notes for 2025 notes with a higher rate

Liberty lines up financing for Telefónica deal in Costa Rica

M&A Loans Debt

US-based telecom says it will use credit from VTR and local loans to cover the all-cash transaction for $500 mln

Brazil's big three raise stakes for Oi mobile

M&A Telecoms Brazil

Claro, TIM and Vivo present an improved offer for $3.2 bln in a bidding battle against Highline

Highline presents best offer for Oi's mobile business

M&A Telecoms Brazil

Private equity-backed mobile phone tower company starts negotiations to buy Oi Móvel from the Brazilian telecom

Telecom gets early acceptance for bond swap

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Argentine telecom extends sweetener after agreeing to exchange 63% in 2021s for new notes that mature in 2025

Oi fields joint offer for mobile business

Telecoms M&A Brazil

Claro, TIM and Vivo include a request in their proposal to match any competing bids

Copel starts sale of broadband business

M&A Telecoms Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Paraná state power company could earn around $280 mln in an auction for Copel Telecom

Telefonica's Colombian subsidiary sells cross-border bonds

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Colombian telecom raises $500 million to redeem 2022 bonds

Telecom Argentina to sell bonds

Debt Bonds Rule 144a/ RegS

Telecommunications company to swap 2021 bonds for new five-year notes