Francisco José Pinheiro Guimarães in our news

Grupo Pão de Açúcar sells supermarkets for US$946 million

Brazilian supermarket chain Sendas Distribuidora (Assaí) has turned to Pinheiro Guimarães to purchase 71 stores from counterpart Companhia Brasileira de Distribuição, which operates as Pão de Açúcar, for 5.2 billion reais (US$946 million).

22 October 2021

Brazilian sandal maker and investment fund enter US$100 million JV

Herbert Smith Freehills LLP in London and BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão in São Paulo have helped Brazilian investment fund 3G Radar enter into a US$100 million joint venture with the world’s largest sandal manufacturer Grendene.

14 October 2021

Brazil's Rumo makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Brazil’s largest private railway operator Rumo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to make its first sustainability-linked bond issuance worth US$500 million.

11 October 2021

B3 makes US$700 million sustainability-linked bond offer

Brazil’s stock exchange B3 has enlisted Milbank in São Paulo and New York and local firm Pinheiro Guimarães to raise US$700 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

29 September 2021

CSN Cimentos spends US$1.3 billion in two acquisitions

Several Brazilian and international law firms have advised on two acquisitions by cement producer CSN Cimentos, worth US$1.3 billion in total.

24 September 2021

Suzano makes another sustainability-linked bond issuance

Three Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices have helped Brazilian pulp and paper giant Suzano raise US$500 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

21 September 2021

Raízen and Biosev complete tie-up with US$1.3 billion restructuring

Brazilian sugar ethanol producer Biosev has enlisted Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados and FLH Advogados to renegotiate its debt pile of 7 billion reais (US$1.3 billion) with a syndicate of 15 lenders, to fulfil the obligations of its merger with Brazilian energy company Raízen.

14 September 2021

CSN raises funds to expand iron terminal at Rio port

Brazilian iron business CSN Mineração has enlisted Pinheiro Guimarães to make an issuance of debentures worth 1 billion reais (US$192 million).

27 August 2021

Petrobras sells remaining stake in BR Distribuidora

Linklaters in New York and São Paulo and Brazil's Lefosse Advogados have helped local fuel retailer BR Distribuidora in a secondary equity offering worth 11.4 billion reais (US$2.3 billion).

13 July 2021

Familiar firms return for Suzano sustainability-linked bond

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo has helped Brazilian pulp and paper giant Suzano complete another issuance of sustainability-linked notes, this time worth US$1 billion.

12 July 2021

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