Private equity

Programme announced for Latin Lawyer Live 9th private equity conference

Programme announced for Latin Lawyer Live 9th private equity conference

02 July 2018

The programme for the Latin Lawyer Live 9th Annual Private Equity Conference on Tuesday 25 September in New York is now available online. 

Brookfield gets financing for Gas Natural buy

13 June 2018

Torys LLP in New York and Baker McKenzie (Colombia) in Bogotá have helped Canadian private equity group Brookfield obtain financing for its majority stake acquisition of Gas Natural Fenosa’s (GNF) Colombian business.

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados

15 May 2018

Corporate clout with modern flair

Clifford Chance predicts more LatAm investment with associate promotion

Clifford Chance predicts more LatAm investment with associate promotion

30 April 2018

The head of Clifford Chance LLP’s Americas practice says more investors will target the region in the years to come as it promotes a New York-based associate who devotes much of her time to Latin America.

Chile allows pension funds to invest in secondary private equity funds

27 April 2018

Honorato | Delaveau in Santiago has helped Lexington Partners obtain approval for Chilean pension funds to invest in the secondary private equity manager’s funds, taking advantage of new regulation.  

Madrona and Trench Rossi lead PE investment in Brazilian Starbucks

25 April 2018

Madrona Advogados has helped private equity firm South Rock Capital acquire Starbucks in Brazil.

American Securities expands in LatAm

20 April 2018

Kirkland & Ellis LLP in New York has helped private equity group American Securities acquire US speciality materials manufacturer Prince International and strengthen its presence in Latin America. 

Fintech fund invests in LatAm cloud market

18 April 2018

Shoosmiths in Birmingham and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City have helped local financial technology venture capital fund Dalus Capital invest in Latin American Google cloud consulting company Xertica for US$6.5 million.

EIG buys out port operator Prumo

EIG buys out port operator Prumo

05 April 2018

White & Case LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo have helped private equity company EIG complete a public tender offer for outstanding shares worth 452 million reais (US$136 million) in its subsidiary Prumo, paving the way for the logistics company’s delisting.

TozziniFreire Advogados

TozziniFreire Advogados

01 April 2018

Innovative and dynamic elite