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Anti-corruption lawyers meet for investigations summit in São Paulo

Legal practitioners from across Latin America and the US have returned to São Paulo for Latin Lawyer and Global Investigations Review’s 10th anti-corruption conference, which highlighted the progress made throughout the region in fighting white-collar crime and the importance of cross-border cooperation.

20 October 2022

GIP buys LatAm renewables group Atlas from Actis

Several firms have helped US investor Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) acquire Latin American renewable energy developer Atlas from UK private equity group Actis.

17 October 2022

Still time to register for ACI Brazil summit next week

Gerald Moody, assistant chief at the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) unit of the US Department of Justice, Carolina Yumi de Souza, from the attorney general's office in São Paulo, and Renato Machado de Souza, director of the leniency agreements office of Brazil's Comptroller General (CGU), are among the latest confirmed speakers for Latin Lawyer and Global Investigations Review’s annual Anti-Corruption & Investigations Brazil conference later this month.

14 October 2022

Four firms steer lorry rental follow-on in Brazil

Two offices of Milbank and Mattos Filho in São Paulo have helped Brazilian lorry rental company Vamos Locação raise 641 million reais (US$124 million) through its second follow-on offering.

14 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

Equatorial Energia buys Goiás power distributor from Enel

Equatorial Energia has enlisted Mattos Filho to buy Brazilian electricity distributor Celg Distribuição (Celg-D) from Italian energy group Enel for 1.6 billion reais (US$299 million).

04 October 2022

Mattos Filho and BMA guide 3R debenture offering

Brazil’s 3R Petroleum has called on Mattos Filho to make a 900 million reais (US$171 million) debenture offering.

04 October 2022

Mattos Filho drives Movida US$145 million offering

Mattos Filho has helped Brazilian car rental company Movida in a 750 million reais (US$145 million) public offering of debentures.

03 October 2022

Gerdau and Randon join forces for truck rental JV

Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau has enlisted TozziniFreire Advogados to help it enter into a partnership with local cargo transportation group Randon, with the two companies putting up 250 million reais (US$50 million) worth of investment for the new venture.

29 September 2022

PE lawyers gather in New York to discuss latest LatAm trends

Regional uncertainty and geopolitical events are breeding opportunities for private equity investment in Latin America, according to speakers at Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity held in New York last week.

26 September 2022

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