Private equity

Chinese conglomerate takes full control of port operator in Brazil

Linklaters in São Paulo, Hong Kong and New York has helped China Merchants Port become the sole owner of TCP, the operator of Brazil’s Port of Paranaguá.

Pinheiro Neto structures investment fund in Brazil

Schwencke & Cia


Edging out the competition

Christopher Finn, global head of operations at alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group, speaks to Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP’s Todd Crider about private equity’s prospects in Latin America, the rewards of having on-the-ground expertise and what he looks for in external legal counsel.

Latin Lawyer’s 8th annual private equity conference