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Brazil's Cosan sell gas assets to state governments

Mattos Filho has helped Commit Gás, the energy subsidiary of Brazilian conglomerate Cosan, sell its minority shares in three gas companies to local state governments in order to meet CADE requirements.

01 September 2022

CADE approves Ultrapar pharma divestment with remedies

Lefosse has helped Brazil’s Pague Menos acquire fellow pharmacy chain Extrafarma from local conglomerate Ultrapar for 737 million reais (US$143 million), a deal in which antitrust watchdog CADE has requested the target to sell certain assets.

30 August 2022

São Paulo metro PPP gets US$627 million cash injection

Mattos Filho in São Paulo has helped the controlling concession holder for a São Paulo metro line obtain a 3.3 billion reais (US$627 million) financing.

23 August 2022

3R Petroleum subsidiary obtains funds for Petrobras acquisition

A subsidiary of 3R Petroleum has hired Milbank in São Paulo and New York, DLA Piper LLP in Luxembourg and two offices of Brazilian firm Mattos Filho to get a US$500 million loan for the acquisition of oil field assets from Petrobras.

17 August 2022

Canadian business gets financing for gold mine in Brazil

Canada’s G Mining has hired Stikeman Elliott LLP in Toronto and Mattos Filho in Rio de Janeiro to obtain a US$481 million financing package for its gold mine in Brazil.

11 August 2022

Brazil’s Simpar and Movida make debt offerings

Brazilian logistics group Simpar and its car rental subsidiary Movida have made two separate debt taps just weeks apart, raising a total of 1.75 billion reais (US$324 million).

11 August 2022

Brazilian pulp arbitration award survives hacking allegations

A Brazilian court has upheld an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) award in an acrimonious dispute over the multibillion-dollar sale of a pulp producer, dismissing allegations the procedure was tainted by a cyberattack and a conflict of interests and awarding US$114 million in legal fees to the winning side.

08 August 2022

Ex-Mattos Filho partner joins TozziniFreire

TozziniFreire Advogados has hired a former banking and finance partner from fellow Elite firm Mattos Filho, deepening its legal advice on fintech, payment regulation and cryptocurrency matters.

02 August 2022

Mattos Filho hires disputes partner in Brasília

Mattos Filho has added strength to its litigation and arbitration offering by hiring a former Mundie e Advogados partner.

27 July 2022

Several firms anchor Santos port acquisition

Machado Meyer Advogados and Cascione Pulino Boulos Advogados have helped a port operator controlled by Brazilian fund IG4 Capital acquire US$259 million worth of assets in the state of São Paulo from Rumo, the logistics group of Cosan.

26 July 2022

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