Asset management buys 20% of Comerc Energia group for $36 mm

The asset manager Perfin has closed a deal to buy 20% of Comerc Energia, a group that operates in the electricity trade and other niches of the electricity sector, for an investment of R$ 200 million ($36 mm). The transaction, confirmed to Reuters by Comerc’s press office, occurs in a heated moment of the energy trading market in Brazil, which has registered the opening of several new companies and operations to buy stakes in companies that operate in the segment.

Source: Money Times