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Banco Volkswagen raises funds in Brazil

The financial services subsidiary of German car manufacturer Volkswagen has hired Mattos Filho to make a 700 million reais (US$142 million) offering through its investment fund.

10 August 2023

Macquarie and Norsk Hydro get funds for renewables JV in Brazil

Seven White & Case LLP offices and Dias Carneiro Advogados in São Paulo have helped several banks provide non-recourse financing to a Brazilian wind project developed by Australian investor Macquarie and Norwegian miner Norsk Hydro, which is estimated to be worth US$700 million.

08 August 2023

China and LatAm: is anything standing in the way?

Latin America is awash with new business opportunities as China warms back up to the international market following a shutdown during the covid-19 pandemic. Excitement at many law firms across the region is palpable, with China’s pioneering advances in technology, penchant for long-term investments and unique way of negotiating deals forcing lawyers to innovate like never before.

07 August 2023

LatAm’s largest construction group raises funds in follow-on

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo and Brazilian firm Demarest Advogados have helped Latin America’s largest construction company MRV Engenharia raise 1 billion reais (US$205 million) in a follow-on offering.

07 August 2023

US credit bureau Equifax snaps up Brazil’s Boa Vista

Four Hogan Lovells LLP offices and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo have helped the Brazilian arm of US consumer credit reporting agency Equifax acquire local counterpart Boa Vista in a deal worth 3.1 billion reais (US$583 million).

04 August 2023

Several firms steer telecoms merger in Brazil

Machado Meyer Advogados, Mattos Filho and Lefosse and have helped structure a merger between Brazilian internet service providers Vero and Americanet.

03 August 2023

Machado Meyer appoints two partners

Brazilian Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has hired a lawyer from KPMG and a senior associate from Mattos Filho as partners, strengthening its compliance and investigations and life sciences practices.

01 August 2023

Several firms navigate debt restructuring for Brazil’s Azul

Three Shearman & Sterling LLP offices and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo have assisted Brazilian airline Azul with its debt restructuring.

01 August 2023

Localiza raises US$935 million through follow-on

Latin America’s largest rental car company, Localiza, has enlisted Milbank in New York and São Paulo and Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados to raise 4.5 billion reais (US$935 million) through a follow-on offering.

21 July 2023

Brazil’s Simpar raises funds in equity offering

Brazilian logistics group Simpar has enlisted Mattos Filho in São Paulo to raise 1.3 billion reais (US$269 million) in a shares offering.

20 July 2023

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