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Credit Suisse buys assets from Brazilian logistics group

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Credit Suisse’s real estate investment fund acquire two assets from Brazilian logistics group LOG for 453 million reais (US$84 million).

10 August 2022

São Paulo water company gets blue loans from IFC and IDB Invest

Two Clifford Chance LLP offices and Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian state-owned water group Companhia de Saneamento Básico do Estado de São Paulo (SABESP) obtain two separate loans from multinational lenders IFC and IDB Invest, worth a total of 1.2 billion reais (US$230 million).

25 July 2022

Brookfield buys car business from Localiza and Unidas

Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management has hired Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to acquire a rental car company from Brazilian industry giants Localiza and Unidas for 3.6 billion reais (US$715 million).

05 July 2022

LATAM Airlines wins Chapter 11 plan approval

Over two years after it sought Chapter 11 protection in New York, LATAM Airlines has received court approval of a restructuring plan that will facilitate the injection of about US$8 billion through a capital increase, the issuance of convertible bonds and new debt.

22 June 2022

Cescon Barrieu and TozziniFreire steer broker acquisition

Brazilian digital investment platform Traders Club has enlisted Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to acquire local securities and independent exchange broker Dibran.

21 June 2022

Brazil privatises Eletrobras

Brazilian state-owned development bank BNDES has hired Shearman & Sterling LLP in São Paulo and New York and local firms Lefosse and Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to reduce its stake in Eletrobras through a 33.7 billion reais (US$6.9 billion) offering – the largest Brazilian privatisation in two decades.

20 June 2022

BMA and Cescon Barrieu guide Brazil-UK education buy

BMA Advogados has helped Brazilian asset manager Gera Capital sell assets held by local education group Eleva to UK counterpart Inspired Education.

01 June 2022

Four firms guide Aegea sustainability-linked bond offer

Brazil’s largest privately-owned water and sanitation company Aegea has hired three White & Case LLP offices and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to raise US$500 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

27 May 2022

Machado Meyer and Cescon Barrieu seal Banco BS2-Algar deal

Brazil’s Banco BS2 has enlisted Machado Meyer Advogados to enter a strategic partnership with local telecoms business Algar to provide financial services to local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

24 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

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