Topic: Fintech

Honorato Delaveau boosts offering with double hire

Chilean Highly Recommended firm Honorato Delaveau has strengthened its natural resources and corporate practices by hiring a partner and a senior associate.

30 September 2022

CMS strengthens Colombia and Peru offices

The Highly Recommended Bogotá and Lima offices of international law firm CMS have bolstered their mining and fintech practices, respectively, through two partner hires.

27 September 2022

Latin Lawyer Elite survey: Political uncertainty is driving work for the region’s top firms

Despite rising political and economic uncertainty in many of Latin America’s largest jurisdictions, managing partners are reporting a spike in new clients and workloads, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research into the practices of the region’s leading law firms.

20 September 2022

Chilean lender hires Chávez Vargas for Mexican launch

Chávez Vargas Minutti SC has helped Cordada – a Chilean company that lends funds to fintechs – enter the Mexican market.

16 September 2022

González Calvillo and BGBG help Bradesco expand in Mexico

González Calvillo, SC has helped Brazil’s Banco Bradesco acquire all shares in Mexican private equity investor Ictineo Plataforma.

14 September 2022

Fintech gets US$35 million injection in Argentina

Argentine digital payments company Geopagos has enlisted Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP in Silicon Valley and TCA Tanoira Cassagne in Buenos Aires to raise US$35 million in a funding round led by Riverwood Capital.

06 September 2022

Brazilian software platform Klavi lands equity investment

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian financial software platform Klavi raise US$15 million in a funding round.

31 August 2022

Mexican unicorn raises US$50 million in funding round

Mexican fintech company Clara has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City to receive a US$50 million investment from Goldman Sachs.

26 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

Brazil's Méliuz buys payment service provider

Brazilian technology company Méliuz has enlisted Fialho Salles Advogados to acquire local fintech Acesso for 325 million reais (US$69 million).

17 June 2022

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