(Corrects headline of story published March 14 to say Eike Batista received the proposals.)
Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista may increase the capital of his shipbuilder OSX Brasil SA (OSXB3) by $1 billion, the company said in a regulatory filing today.
Batista received proposals for two-year loans of as much as 1.8 billion reais from Itau BBA SA and Banco Bradesco SA (BBDC4), according to the filing.
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