Brazilian beauty products distributor Cálamo Distribuidora De Produtos De Beleza has hired Pinheiro Guimarães to issue the first sustainability-linked bonds in the local market, raising 1 billion reais (US$196 million).
The New York and São Paulo offices of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Pinheiro Guimarães in São Paulo have helped Brazilian private hospital group Rede D’Or São Luiz raise 11.4 billion reais (US$2.2 billion) in an initial public offering, which is the third largest in Brazil’s history.
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo has helped digital marketplace OLX Brazil complete the acquisition of local real estate company Grupo Zap for nearly 3 billion reais (US$502 million).
Two White & Case LLP offices, Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo and Trindade Advogados in Rio de Janeiro have helped Brazilian e-commerce platform Enjoei launch an initial public offering worth 987 million reais (US$184 million).
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York has helped Brazilian pulp and paper giant Suzano reopen previously issued sustainability-linked notes with a new offering of US$500 million.
TozziniFreire Advogados has helped US car manufacturer Ford sell a disused car factory in Brazil to a group of investors, which will turn it into one of Latin America’s largest logistics projects.
Stocche Forbes Advogados has helped Brazilian shoe retailer Arezzo buy investment manager Dynamo Gestão de Recursos’s entire interest in local fashion group Reserva for 715 million reais (US$125 million).
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and São Paulo and Brazil’s Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados have helped Brazilian credit bureau Boa Vista raise 2.2 billion reais (US$386 million) in an IPO.
The São Paulo offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Pinheiro Guimarães have helped one of the world’s largest paper manufacturers, Suzano, make a joint Brazil-US share offering that raised 6.9 billion reais (US$1.2 billion).
US firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and Veirano Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian food company BRF make a debt tap and two tender offers worth US$833 million in total.