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Court throws out Petrobras mega claim against Brazilian banks

Several law firms have helped a syndicate of Brazil’s largest banks defeat a 40 billion reais (US$8 billion) claim brought against them by Petrobras, in which the state-owned oil giant accused the finance groups of conspiring to manipulate foreign exchange rates between 2007 and 2013.

21 February 2024

Ambipar makes US$750 million green debt tap

Two Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP offices and Mattos Filho in São Paulo have helped Brazilian environmental management company Ambipar issue US$750 million worth of green bonds.

14 February 2024

Cleary and Davis Polk guide Energisa offering in Brazil

Three Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices and Stocche Forbes Advogados in in São Paulo have helped Brazilian energy company Energisa raise 2.5 billion reais (US$508 million) through an equity offering.

08 February 2024

Familiar firms return for US$600 million Cosan offering

Brazilian sugar and ethanol producer Cosan has called on two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$600 million through a note offering.

05 February 2024

Grupo Alfar acquires C&A’s Mexican operations

González Calvillo, SC has helped Mexican textile and retail company Grupo Alfar acquire the local operations of Dutch retail brand C&A.

15 January 2024

Rio de Janeiro sanitation company raises US$1.1 billion

Mattos Filho has helped Brazilian water and sanitation company Rio+ Saneamento raise 5.7 billion reais (US$1.1 billion) through an issuance of debentures, a loan from local development bank BNDES and related letters of credit.

08 January 2024

Brazilian energy companies spark debt offerings

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Brazilian energy company Cosan and its gas subsidiary Compass Gás e Energia issue debentures worth a total of 2.9 billion reais (US$614 million), including a sustainability-linked debt tap.

06 December 2023

Brazil’s Energisa makes US$367 million debt tap

Veirano Advogados has helped Brazilian energy group Energisa raise 1.84 billion reais (US$367 million) worth of debt in a three-tranche issuance

03 November 2023

Aegea makes US$500 million sustainability-linked issuance

Mattos Filho in São Paulo has helped Brazilian sanitation company Aegea Saneamento e Participações issue US$500 million worth of sustainability-linked notes through its finance subsidiary.

27 October 2023

Brazil’s JBS serves up US$2.5 billion notes offering

Three White & Case LLP offices and Lefosse in São Paulo have helped Brazilian meat producer JBS issue US$2.5 billion worth of notes.

13 October 2023

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