Work Area: M&A

Azevedo Sette nabs corporate partner from Mattos Engelberg

Brazil’s Azevedo Sette Advogados has strengthened its M&A offering by hiring a new partner to its São Paulo office.

24 October 2022

Trafigura inks US$150 million Vaca Muerta oil deal with Vista

Martínez de Hoz & Rueda has helped one of the world’s largest commodities traders, Trafigura, enter into a US$150 million investment agreement with Mexico’s Vista for the development of three oil wells in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta shale formation.

24 October 2022

UK private school group enters Colombia with partnership

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has helped UK private school group Cognita enter into a strategic alliance with Colombian private school network Redcol, acquiring a majority stake in the Bogotá-based business.

24 October 2022

Peruvian medical group enters Mexico

Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC has helped Peru's Auna acquire Monterrey-based Organización Clínica América (OCA), a deal that marks the buyer’s entry into the Mexican healthcare market.

21 October 2022

Canadian miner goes for gold with royalties buy in Peru

Canada’s Maverix Metals has enlisted Dentons (Peru) to buy a portfolio of global mining royalties, including the smelter return proceeds of one of Peru’s largest mines, from Toronto-based Barrick Gold in a US$60 million deal.

21 October 2022

Engie expands in Chile with wind farm acquisition

Arteaga Gorziglia has helped the Chilean subsidiary of French power group Engie purchase three local wind farms for US$77 million.

21 October 2022

Emergent Cold buys refrigeration assets in Paraguay and Uruguay

Latin American refrigeration services provider Emergent Cold has enlisted Ferrere’s Paraguayan and Uruguayan offices to acquire the cold storage operations of Montevideo-based counterpart Frigorifico Modelo (Frimosa) for US$50 million.

20 October 2022

Three firms seal Chilean real estate deal

Credicorp Capital has hired Baker McKenzie (Chile) to buy a building complex in Santiago for US$72 million.

20 October 2022

TozziniFreire and DDSA in US$92 million Brazilian forestry purchase

TozziniFreire Advogados has helped Brazilian alloys producer Rima Industrial acquire local forestry company Norflor for US$92 million.

20 October 2022

Cosan acquires minority stake in Vale

Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped energy company Cosan acquire a minority stake in mining giant Vale, a deal worth some 21 billion reais (US$4 billion).

19 October 2022

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