Daily Brief

Apr 18, 2018 Issue

Omnilife bags syndicated loan

Loans Debt Mexico

Mexican dietary supplements company secures $158m local-currency deal, split between a five-year term loan and revolving credit line

EPM, Brookfield vie for Gas Natural in Colombia

Equity M&A Gas

Canadian investor offers $27 per share in the natural gas company, which leads the BVC to suspend trading until a new tender offer comes out

Colombia revives waterway PPP

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Colombia

Finance Ministry approves new financial model, and now Cormagdalena moves ahead with drafting a new contract for the project

Colombia's TGI picks a pair for 2028 refi

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Gas transporter seeks another $750m in 10-year paper to pay back the same amount in 2022s, sources

Light starts meetings ahead of 2023 trade

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian electricity company heads to London today for as much as $600m in fresh cross-border debt

Enel outlines bid for Eletropaulo

M&A Brazil

Italian power company offers $8.2 for each of the Brazilian distributor's stock, tops bids from rivals Neoenergia and Energisa

Banco do Brasil unveils results on latest LM

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

State-run bank welcomes almost $700m in old perp, subordinated paper

Santander snares Brazilian fintech

M&A Brazil

Local bank provides capital injection to Creditas, which lends on the back of real estate and vehicles

Minerva axes tender for perps

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian meatpacker culls exchange for the $300m it has in 8.75% subordinated notes