Work Area: M&A

Thailand’s Indorama enters Brazilian fertiliser market

Thai chemical manufacturer Indorama has enlisted Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to acquire Brazilian fertiliser producer Adufértil.

27 September 2021

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho in fintech-brokerage acquisition

Brazilian investment platform Warren has relied on Pinheiro Neto Advogados to purchase local brokerage company Renascença DTVM.

27 September 2021

CSN Cimentos spends US$1.3 billion in two acquisitions

Several Brazilian and international law firms have advised on two acquisitions by cement producer CSN Cimentos, worth US$1.3 billion in total.

24 September 2021

Liberty buys Claro Panamá from América Móvil

Telecoms company Liberty Latin America’s subsidiary Cable & Wireless Panamá has hired US firm Baker Botts LLP and Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee in Panama City to acquire counterpart Claro Panamá from Mexico’s América Móvil for US$200 million.

24 September 2021

Peruvian private school joins international education network

Colegio Peruano Británico has hired Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados to join the network of international schools of the UK’s Nord Anglia Education.

24 September 2021

Belgian-Brazilian hygiene M&A dispute settles

A Belgium-based provider of personal hygiene products has agreed to settle an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) claim against a Brazilian pharmaceuticals group over a €300 million (US$353 million) acquisition.

24 September 2021

Several firms dock Italy-Brazil vessel deal

Lefosse Advogados has helped Italian maritime company Finarge sell its Brazilian subsidiary to local counterpart CBO Group in a deal worth US$94 million.

23 September 2021

Brazilian insurtech reaches regulatory milestone after investment

Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo and Gunderson Dettmer in New York have helped Brazilian insurance tech group Pier Seguradora raise 108 million reais (US$20 million) in a funding round led by local finance group Raiz Investimentos.

22 September 2021

Santander’s PagoNxt acquires stake in Mexican fintech

Mexican fintech PagoNxt Merchant Solutions, an affiliate of Banco Santander, has hired Jáuregui y Del Valle, SC to acquire a majority stake in local payment services company Mercadotecnia, Ideas y Tecnología (MIT).

22 September 2021

Qatari power company creates JV with Brazilian counterpart

Brazil’s Companhia Energética Integrada (CEI) has hired Fialho Salles Advogados to enter into a joint venture with Qatar-based Nebras Power.

22 September 2021

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