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Grupo Soma subsidiary makes first debt offering

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Brazilian fashion company Grupo Soma make its first debt issuance, worth 500 million reais (US$95 million).

22 October 2021

TozziniFreire poaches Cescon Barrieu partner

TozziniFreire Advogados continues its expansion, this time by hiring an infrastructure and energy partner from fellow Elite firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados.

21 October 2021

Cescon Barrieu stars in CEEE-T privatisation financing

Brazil’s CPFL Energia has enlisted Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to raise 960 million reais (US$175 million) in a debt issuance, which the company will use to pay for its acquisition of state-owned power supplier CEEE-T.

19 October 2021

Machado Meyer and Cescon Barrieu in car leasing issuance

Brazilian vehicle leasing company Companhia de Locação das Américas (Unidas) has relied on Machado Meyer Advogados to issue debentures worth 1.1 billion reais (US$208 million).

18 October 2021

Cescon Barrieu hires partner from KLA

Brazilian law firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has appointed its second partner in less than three months by adding a lawyer from KLA Advogados to its senior rank.

11 October 2021

Brazil’s Piemonte raises capital to pay for data centres

Brazil’s Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped the subsidiary of local investment group Piemonte Holding raise 300 million reais (US$56 million) to finance recent acquisitions of data centres that it bought from Brazilian communications companies Oi and Globo.

28 September 2021

Belgian-Brazilian hygiene M&A dispute settles

A Belgium-based provider of personal hygiene products has agreed to settle an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) claim against a Brazilian pharmaceuticals group over a €300 million (US$353 million) acquisition.

24 September 2021

Brazilian health company Athena makes inaugural issuance

Brazilian healthcare company Athena Saúde has turned to Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to issue its first-ever debentures, raising 1 billion reais (US$187 million).

10 September 2021

Brazil’s Algar Telecom acquires counterpart and issues debentures

Several Brazilian firms have advised on Algar Telcom’s 600 million reais (US$114 million) acquisition of counterpart Vogel, as well as the buyer’s issuance of debentures.

09 September 2021

Brazilian investor pays US$460 million for Copel in B3 auction

Brazilian private equity group, Fundo Bordeaux, has hired Cascione Pulino Boulos Advogados and Wald, Antunes, Vita, Longo e Blattner Advogados to acquire Paraná state-owned telecommunications company Copel for 2.4 billion reais (US$460 million).

03 September 2021

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