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Actis buys transmission lines in Brazil from Portugal’s EDP

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped UK private equity group Actis acquire three Brazilian power transmission assets from Portuguese EDP Energias for 1.3 billion reais (US$237 million).

12 November 2021

Brazilian wine merger calls on several firms

Brazilian wine retailer Evino Comércio de Vinhos has enlisted Machado Meyer Advogados to acquire counterpart Grand Cru Group.

10 November 2021

Equatorial Energia buys more assets with US$1.8 billion deal

Brazilian Equatorial Energia has relied on Norton Rose Fulbright in London and Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados in São Paulo to acquire local renewables business Echoenergia for 6.7 billion reais (US$1.8 billion).

09 November 2021

Bradespar sells Vale shares for nearly US$1 billion

Brazilian holding company Bradespar has turned to Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados and Pinheiro Neto Advogados to sell 5.26 billion reais (US$959 million) worth of shares in Vale, the world’s largest iron ore producer.

02 November 2021

GOL issues bonds and consolidates prior offerings

Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian airline GOL make a US$150 million debt offering.

26 October 2021

Lava Jato showed us how to be an island of integrity in a sea of corruption, say panellists

Brazil’s infamous Lava Jato investigation may have come to an abrupt halt last year, but panellists at Latin Lawyer and GIR Connect: Anti-Corruption & Investigations 2021 conference say its legacy lives on in the valuable lessons that are still being learnt in the aftermath of the scandal.

22 October 2021

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

Mattos Filho helps Oncoclínicas in double acquisition

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has advised private Brazilian medical group Oncoclínicas in the acquisition of two healthcare assets, worth more than 800 million reais (US$148 million) in total.

18 October 2021

IBM’s US$60 billion global spinoff calls on LatAm firms

Multinational technology company IBM has hired several firms to carve-out Kyndryl, establishing the managed infrastructure services unit as a standalone business.

14 October 2021

Banco Pan and e-commerce group Mosaico ink all-shares merger

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian finance group Banco Pan combine with local e-commerce company Mosaico to launch a new digital marketplace, in a deal worth 2 billion reais (US$363 million).

13 October 2021

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