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Machado Meyer and Pinheiro Neto in Atacadão’s first CRA offer

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian retailer Atacadão make a public offering of agribusiness receivables certificates (CRAs) worth 1.5 billion reais (US$278 million).

18 October 2022

Brazil’s Copel acquires wind farms from EDP Renováveis

Brazil’s Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has helped the transmission subsidiary of Paraná state-owned utility group Copel acquire two wind farms from Portugal’s EDP Renováveis for 1.8 billion reais (US$340 million).

17 October 2022

Brazil’s Gerdau secures US$875 million credit line

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau obtain a credit line worth US$875 million.

11 October 2022

Tauil & Chequer and Pinheiro Neto advise on Aegea issuance

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazilian sanitation company Aegea in a debenture issuance, totalling 800 million reais (US$150 million).

11 October 2022

Pinheiro Neto and BMA steer healthcare acquisition

Brazilian drugs and medical distributor Viveo has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire healthcare company Pró Infusion from private equity group Vinci for 258 million reais (US$50 million).

10 October 2022

Brazilian chamber to hear telecoms M&A dispute

Leading telecoms groups Telefónica, América Móvil and TIM have launched an arbitration against troubled Brazilian operator Oi to slash the US$3.1 billion price they agreed to pay for its mobile assets.

07 October 2022

Mitsui invests in Brazilian vet group

Japanese trader Mitsui has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire a minority stake in Brazilian veterinary products manufacturer Ouro Fino Saúde Animal from Brazilian development bank BNDES and local private equity fund Opportunity.

30 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

French insurer acquires Brazilian assets

French insurance group CNP Assurances has hired the São Paulo offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Mattos Filho to purchase five insurance companies from Brazil’s Caixa Seguridade and Icatu for 907 million reais (US$178 million).

23 September 2022

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho steer UK distributor’s PPE buy

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped a Brazilian subsidiary of UK distributor Bunzl acquire personal protective equipment (PPE) supplier Corsul Group.

23 September 2022

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