Work Area: Capital markets & securities

Kaszek and MercadoLibre seek LatAm tech partner after SPAC IPO

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) backed by Brazilian investment company Kaszek and Argentine e-commerce group MercadoLibre go public with a US$288 million IPO.

15 October 2021

Machado Meyer and Stocche Forbes in FiBrasil’s first debt tap

Brazilian fibre optic provider FiBrasil has hired Machado Meyer Advogados to issue its first debentures, raising 550 million reais (US$102 million).

15 October 2021

Eletrobras subsidiary makes inaugural green debt offer

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Brazilian electricity company Eletrobras issue green debentures for 400 million reais (US$76 million).

14 October 2021

Ritch Mueller helps BBVA create warrants issuance programme

BBVA México has turned to Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, S.C. to structure a warrants issuance programme worth 250 billion Mexican pesos (US$12.5 billion).

14 October 2021

AES Brasil raises US$205 million in follow-on offer

AES Brasil Energia has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Lefosse Advogados to execute a 1.1 billion reais (US$205 million) follow-on offering.

12 October 2021

Lorry rental company issues shares in Brazil

Milbank LLP in New York and São Paulo and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro have helped Brazilian lorry rental business Vamos raise 1 billion reais (US$203 million) in a follow-on offering.

12 October 2021

Tauil & Chequer advises all parties in Simpar issuance

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has acted as deal counsel in Brazilian logistics company Simpar’s issuance of debentures worth 1.5 billion reais (US$277 million).

12 October 2021

Brazil's Rumo makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Brazil’s largest private railway operator Rumo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to make its first sustainability-linked bond issuance worth US$500 million.

11 October 2021

Mexico’s Total Play makes second issuance

Mexican telecoms company Total Play has hired Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City to make its second offering on international capital markets, raising US$600 million.

08 October 2021

Argentine firms structure landmark real estate fund

Local firm Viramonte & Acuña Abogados has helped Argentine financial services company Dracma set up the country’s first closed-end real estate fund outside of Buenos Aires as part of a US$60 million transaction.

08 October 2021

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