Mattos Filho in our news

Mercuria funds Seacrest’s Brazilian oil asset acquisitions

Multinational energy group Mercuria has turned to Herbert Smith Freehills in London, two offices of Brazilian firm Lefosse and Ferrere (Uruguay) to make debt and minority equity investments in Bermudan private equity manager Seacrest.

25 May 2022

Oaktree lends US$225 million to Costa Rican lab

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York, Brazilian firm Mattos Filho and BLP (Costa Rica) have helped US investor Oaktree Capital Management lend US$225 million to Costa Rican medical technology company Establishment Labs.

20 May 2022

US food producer buys Brazilian rendering group

Texan food processor Darling Ingredients has hired Mattos Filho to acquire Brazilian rendering group FASA for 2.8 billion reais (US$560 million).

19 May 2022

Mattos Filho and Pinheiro Neto steer emergency power loan

Mattos Filho has helped Brazil’s Chamber of Electric Energy Commercialisation (CCEE) obtain a 5.5 billion reais (US$1.1 billion) financing from a syndicate of banks to prevent rises in electricity prices.

17 May 2022

Cencosud goes on shopping spree in the US and Brazil

Chilean retail giant Cencosud has hired Milbank in New York and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to acquire businesses in the US and Brazil through two separate transactions worth US$777 million in total.

16 May 2022

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo on 5 May, which was attended by over 250 guests.

06 May 2022

Brazilian automotive group Fras-Le makes follow-on offering

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian automotive manufacturer Fras-Le make a 629 million reais (US$133 million) follow-on offering.

04 May 2022

Brazilian biotech SuperBac merges with US SPAC

XPAC Acquisition, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), has enlisted US firm Shearman & Sterling LLP, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo and Maples Group in the Cayman Islands to combine with Brazilian biotech company SuperBac.

03 May 2022

Mattos Filho steers shopping centre acquisition

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Brazilian real estate company 9nine purchase a 30% stake in local shopping centre Uberlândia for 307 million reais (US$66 million).

29 April 2022

Origem Energia gets reserve-based credit to buy Petrobras assets

Stocche Forbes has helped Brazilian company Origem Energia obtain a reserve-based financing worth 690 million reais (US$146 million).

27 April 2022

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