Work Area: Capital markets & securities

UK supermarkets support Brazilian savannah preservation project

TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo has helped UK supermarkets Tesco and Sainsbury’s invest US$11 million in a new financial scheme for Brazilian farmers, which aims to make the country’s soy farming practices more sustainable.

18 August 2022

BNDES backs US$794 million motorway financing

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped a Brazilian motorway concessionaire obtain a financing package worth 4.2 billion reais (US$794 million).

18 August 2022

Familiar firms return for Mexico’s UN development goal offering

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped the Republic of Mexico issue US$2.2 billion worth of sovereign bonds linked to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals, the third offering of this kind by the country.

16 August 2022

Argentina’s Pampa Energía completes US$407 million bond swap

Argentina's Pampa Energía has enlisted Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York and Salaverri, Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán in Buenos Aires to swap debt and issue new bonds through a US$407 million exchange offer.

15 August 2022

Brazil’s Simpar and Movida make debt offerings

Brazilian logistics group Simpar and its car rental subsidiary Movida have made two separate debt taps just weeks apart, raising a total of 1.75 billion reais (US$324 million).

11 August 2022

Familiar firms in Petrobras US$1.5 billion tender offer

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped Brazilian oil titan Petrobras make a US$1.5 billion tender offer to acquire 20 series of notes denominated in three currencies.

09 August 2022

Carey shines in Tianqi’s Hong Kong IPO

Latham & Watkins LLP in Hong Kong and Carey in Santiago have helped Chinese lithium company Tianqi – a shareholder in Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) – raise US$2 billion in an initial public offering, the largest in Hong Kong so far this year.

08 August 2022

Galicia poaches Ritch Mueller M&A partner

The M&A co-head of Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC – Carlos Obregón – has joined Galicia Abogados, adding significant transactional expertise to its senior rank.

03 August 2022

Ex-Mattos Filho partner joins TozziniFreire

TozziniFreire Advogados has hired a former banking and finance partner from fellow Elite firm Mattos Filho, deepening its legal advice on fintech, payment regulation and cryptocurrency matters.

02 August 2022

Stocche Forbes and Machado Meyer return for Eneva offering

Brazilian energy company Eneva has hired Stocche Forbes to raise some 2 billion reais (US$373 million) in a bond offering.

02 August 2022

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