Brazil's Caixa to raise up to $1 bln in global bond issue

SAO PAULO Tue May 6, 2014 11:26am EDT

SAO PAULO May 6 (Reuters) - Brazilian state-run lender Caixa Economica Federal plans to raise up to $1 billion in a new global bond issue as early as Tuesday, a source with direct knowledge of the situation told Reuters. (Reporting by Aluisio Pereira; Writing by Asher Levine)