(Reuters) Private-equity funds will have a hard time divesting some of their Brazil investments through initial public offerings next year, an industry leader said Friday, in a sign that investors remain wary of the country’s flagging economy and capital markets. Read more
(Brazil Potash) May 31, 2012 – Brazil Potash Corp. (“BPC” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the successful completion of a US$58.66 million capital raising to further the exploration for potash at the Company’s Amazon Basin project, Brazil. The Project is located in Amazonas State, Brazil, adjacent to Petrobras’ Fazendinha and Arari Potash deposits.
(Conduit Capital) April 2, 2012 – Conduit Capital Partners LLC, a private equity investment firm focused on energy infrastructure investment in Latin America and the Caribbean, today announced that it has agreed to sell its remaining interest in the Peruvian pipeline project Gasoducto Andina del Sur (“Kuntur”) to Odebrecht, the Brazilian construction conglomerate. Terms were not disclosed. Read more
(peHUB) March 28, 2012 – Brilla Group, a Miami-based private equity firm focused on the luxury beachfront hotel and resort asset class in South Florida, the Caribbean, México, Central America, and Colombia, completed the first closing for its Colombian Beachfront Hospitality Private Equity Fund on February 1st, 2012. Read more