Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Soriana's purchase of most of Comerci's stores, including the Mega unit, was Mexico's top deal in the first quarter. (Photo: Comerci).
British American Tobacco's planned purchase of 25 percent of the shares of Souza Cruz was the top announced deal in Brazil and Latin America in the first quarter. (Photo: Souza Cruz)
Latin America M&As drop 40 percent and Mexico replaces Brazil as top market.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
Mexico became the star mergers and acquisitions market in Latin America in the first quarter, helping to compensate for a steep fall in Brazil.
After growing by 18 percent last year, the total value of announced mergers and acquisitions in Latin America dropped by 40 percent to ...
Keywords: AT&T, Brazil, British American Tobacco, BTG Pactual, Comerci, Conmex, Expedia, IFM Global, Latham & Watkins, Mexico, Nextel Mexico, OHL, Skadden, Soriana, Souza Cruz, Televisa