COLOMBIA > US based Cargill Acquires Colombia’s Pollos El Bucanero

bucanero-pollos Cargill announced in June 2017 that it has acquired Colombia-based Pollos El Bucanero S.A. (Bucanero Chicken), a consumer brand selling packaged chicken and processed meats products in retail stores throughout Colombia. According to Dnero, a Colombia-based new magazine, Bucanero invested about $100 million in modernizing its production facilities prior to acquisition by Cargill. About Pollos El Bucanero S.A. — or Bucanero More …

COLOMBIA > Canada’s Brookfield acquires Isagen for $2 Billion

Brookfield_Asset_Management_logo.svg Canada based PE Firm-Brookfield acquires Colombia based power generator Isagen for 6.5 trillion pesos ($2 billion). According to Bloomberg Brookfield initially presented a bid of 4,130 pesos ($148.59) per share which was enough to meet the government set target for the acquisition.   About Isagen Isagen is a utility company that engages in the generation and sale of electrical energy More …