Organisation: UBS

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

Mexico’s BBB Foods makes US$589 million IPO on NYSE

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Greenberg Traurig (Mexico) have helped Mexico’s BBB Foods raise US$589 million in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), pricing above the expected share value.

13 February 2024

TelevisaUnivisión raises funds with bond reopening

Two Sullivan & Cromwell LLP offices have helped Mexican-US telecoms company TelevisaUnivisión raise US$241 million in new debt by reopening two series of existing notes.

09 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

Two Neoenergia companies issue green debt in Brazil

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped two energy companies owned by Rio de Janeiro-based Neoenergia issue green debentures, deals worth a combined total of 2.7 billion reais (US$547 million).

23 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 3R raises US$204 million for new projects

3R Petroleum turned to Mattos Filho to obtain 1 billion reais (US$204 million) worth of financing for its oil and gas projects in Brazil.

06 December 2023

Watch: lawyers unpack biggest anti-corruption trends in LatAm

Partners from top US and Latin American firms tell Latin Lawyer how ESG-related misconduct, evolving technology and regulatory inconsistencies are shaping anti-corruption efforts in the region – including comment from UBS Latin America's head of financial crime prevention.

01 December 2023

AI: financial crime’s best friend must also be its worst enemy

AI has pushed anti-money laundering into uncharted territory, giving lawyers and businesses no choice but to harness technology to stay ahead of criminals, said delegates at Latin Lawyer and Global Investigations Review’s Anti-Corruption and Investigations conference in São Paulo.

30 October 2023

Brazil’s Casas Bahia raises US$128 million in follow-on

Braziian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped local retailer Grupo Casas Bahia make a 623 million reais (US$128 million) follow-on offering.

12 October 2023

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