Brazil

Energisa bows out of the race for Eletropaulo

M&A Energy Brazil

Brazilian energy company says it will not participate in the auction scheduled for June 4

Fitch upgrades Usiminas

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets Brazil

Brazilian steel producer earns a bump to B+ from B due to an improving credit profile and growing cash flow generation

Brookfield eyes full stake in transmission line JV

M&A Energy Electricity

Canadian investor starts talks to acquire the 50% share held by Spanish developer ACS

Lupatech amends sale of Colombian business

M&A Energy Gas

Venezuela's Petroalianza now has the option to buy all of the oil equipment company's subsidiary for at least $3bn

MUFG Brasil names new CB head

People Brazil

Financial institution's local subsidiary appoints Juliane Yung to lead corporate banking for non-Japanese customers

Brazil delays Eletropaulo auction

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Securities regulator CVM schedules the share sale of the country's largest power distributor for June 4

Regional extends tender offer for 2019s

Capital Markets Bonds Brazil

LatAm volatility prompts Paraguayan bank to hold off any new issuance plans

LF Brazil Summit: Govt. tackles infra FX risk

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil

Brazil faces up to the thorny issue of foreign exchange in bid to attract investment into its infrastructure sector

LF Brazil Summit: Braskem sees little opportunity for new debt issuance

Capital Markets Debt Brazil

Brazilian petchem unit's CFO laments market turmoil and is not holding his breath for a decent window

QMC Telecom gets term loan

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Brazilian cell tower operator secures $42m in delayed draw credit

Brazil tells State Grid to revise CPFL offer

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy M&A

Securities regulator CVM backs the energy company's minority shareholders, demanding that the Chinese firm pay a higher stock price

Brazil's M&A fever set to subside in run-in to elections

Capital Markets M&A Brazil

Activity has peaked in recent months thanks to the country's domestic recovery and global liquidity, but party may be over for now

Fitch upgrades Cemig

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Minas Gerais-based energy company earns a bump to B from B- after refinancing short-term debt maturities

Petrobras redeems two series of 2020s

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian state-backed energy company might spend up to $1.4bn to get back its 5.75% and 4.875% securities

Iguatemi eyes new debenture issuance

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian mall developer and operator gets the nod for a potential $56m local currency transaction