Work Area: M&A

Aguilar Castillo Love promotes in Costa Rica

Aguilar Castillo Love (Costa Rica) has bolstered its corporate practice by promoting an associate to partner.

13 October 2022

LatAm customer services leader enters Paraguay in Tigo tie-up

Atento, Latin America’s largest customer relationship management (CRM) services group, has enlisted Ferrere (Paraguay) to set up operations in the country through a tie-up with telecoms group Tigo.

13 October 2022

Brazilian firms steer data analytics funding round

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados has helped Brazilian data analytics platform Cortex Intelligence raise 260 million reais (US$49 million) in a Series C funding round.

13 October 2022

Colombian petrol group gets funding to buy oil and gas assets

Colombian petrol company Biomax has hired Lloreda Camacho & Co to acquire local gas business Grupo EDS Autogas and oil logistics group Fueltrans.

13 October 2022

UK football group scores first Brazilian investment

CSMV Advogados has helped UK holding company City Football Group invest 1 billion reais (US$185 million) in Brazilian football club Esporte Clube Bahia.

12 October 2022

Chilean fuel distributor buys logistics company

Chilean energy group Empresas Copec has enlisted Larrain y Asociados to acquire local logistics company Blue Express for 221 billion pesos (US$225 million).

12 October 2022

Arco snaps up Brazilian education start-up

Brazilian education group Arco has hired two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to acquire the remaining stake in local start-up isaac.

11 October 2022

Macquarie-Odinsa airport platform lands in Colombia and Ecuador

The Latin American-focused subsidiary of Australian investor Macquarie has called on three Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP offices, DLA Piper LLP in Madrid and Bogotá, and Ecuador’s Bustamante Fabara to structure an airport investment platform with Colombian infrastructure company Odinsa in a deal worth US$142 million.

10 October 2022

Pinheiro Neto and BMA steer healthcare acquisition

Brazilian drugs and medical distributor Viveo has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire healthcare company Pró Infusion from private equity group Vinci for 258 million reais (US$50 million).

10 October 2022

Brazilian chamber to hear telecoms M&A dispute

Leading telecoms groups Telefónica, América Móvil and TIM have launched an arbitration against troubled Brazilian operator Oi to slash the US$3.1 billion price they agreed to pay for its mobile assets.

07 October 2022

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