Work Area: Insurance & Reinsurance

Machado Meyer and Pinheiro Neto steer Caixa insurance JVs ahead of IPO

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped state-owned bank Caixa Econômica and its insurance arm, Caixa Seguridade, form two joint ventures with private insurers as it plans for Caixa Seguridade’s initial public offering.

26 February 2020

Chubb snaps up Chilean insurers

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York and Washington, DC, and Chile’s Prieto have helped Swiss insurance company Chubb buy two Chilean counterparts.

24 February 2020

Chilean insurers call on Prieto for debt issuances

Chile’s Prieto has acted as deal counsel on two issuances by local insurance companies Caja Los Andes and Confuturo.

12 February 2020

Cariola Díez and DLA Piper promote in Chile

Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos and DLA Piper (Chile) have appointed new partners.

22 January 2020

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho steer insurance deal

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped German insurer Icatu partner with counterpart HDI Seguros to sell life and personal injury insurance in Brazil.

24 October 2019

Brazil’s DR&A Advogados adds to partnership

Brazilian insurance boutique DR&A Advogados has promoted an associate, growing its partner base by a third.

11 October 2019

Cleary, Mattos Filho and Pinheiro Neto in 7.8 billion reais Caixa deal

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped French insurer CNP Assurances agree a joint venture with Caixa Econômica Federal to distribute life insurance and pension plans in Brazil for nearly 30 years.

01 October 2019

Allianz snaps up insurance portfolios from Brazil’s Sul América

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped the insurance arm of German financial services provider Allianz buy Brazilian insurer Sul América Group’s property and casualty (P&C) and automobile operations for 3 billion reais (US$734 million).

10 September 2019

Brazil's government divests stake in reinsurer IRB

Hogan Lovells LLP in New York and São Paulo and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian insurance company BB Seguros and the Republic of Brazil sell their shares in Brazil’s largest reinsurance company, IRB Brasil Resseguros, for some 7.4 billion reais (US$2 billion).

27 August 2019

BNP Paribas and Scotiabank strike up bancassurance alliance

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in New York has helped BNP Paribas’ insurance unit enter a long-term strategic alliance with Canada’s Scotiabank in Latin America.

22 August 2019

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