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SoftBank leads financing round in Brazilian home goods retailer MadeiraMadeira

17 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO Japan's SoftBank Group Corp has led a $110 million financing round for Brazilian online home goods platform MadeiraMadeira, according to a statement on Tuesday.

Japan's SoftBank increases stake in Brazilian lender Banco Inter

16 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO Japan's SoftBank Group Corp has raised its stake in Banco Inter SA to 14.94% from 8.10%, according to a document filed by the Brazilian lender on Monday, deepening the conglomerate's push to challenge Brazil's concentrated banking sector.

SoftBank in talks to invest in Latam venture capital funds: sources

10 Sep 2019

SAO PAULO Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is in talks with venture capital firms in Latin America to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in their funds, a move likely to speed up spending of a $5 billion regional venture capital fund, three sources with knowledge of the matter said.

UPDATE 2-Brazil's Banco BTG Pactual sees 30% loan book growth this year

13 Aug 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 13 Latin America's largest independent investment bank, Banco BTG Pactual SA, expects its loan book to grow at least 30% this year, Chief Financial Officer João Dantas told Reuters on Tuesday.

Brazil's Banco Pan hires banks for share offering of up to $376 mln

13 Aug 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 13 Brazilian lender Banco Pan SA has hired four investment banks to manage a share offering valued at as much as 1.5 billion reais ($376.43 million), two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-Banco do Brasil CEO rules out sale of stake in Cielo

08 Aug 2019

SAO PAULO, Aug 8 Banco do Brasil SA is not considering selling its stake in Cielo SA, the state-controlled lender's chief executive of said on Thursday, sending shares of the card processor down more than 2%.

Banco do Brasil prepares $2 billion share offering: sources

06 Aug 2019

SAO PAULO Brazilian state lender Banco do Brasil SA is readying a secondary share offering that may raise up to 7.9 billion reais ($2 billion), three people familiar with the matter said.

Exclusive: Education company Adtalem puts Brazil assets on the block

06 Aug 2019

SAO PAULO For-profit school chain Adtalem Global Education Inc has put its assets in Brazil up for sale, including flagship university Ibmec, four sources with knowledge of the matter said.

Exclusive: Petrobras LPG unit seen attracting Mubadala, SHV, Itausa bids - sources

06 Aug 2019

SAO PAULO Bidding groups led by Brazilian investment firm Itausa Investimentos SA , Abu Dhabi state investor Mubadala and SHV Energy of the Netherlands are expected to submit binding proposals to acquire state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA 's LPG unit, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Monday.

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