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Brazilian city-bike start-up Tembici gets funding

Tembici, a Brazilian e-bike rental start-up, has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise 430 million reais (US$79 million) in an investment round.

12 October 2021

Ex-Demarest and Trench Rossi partner opens finance boutique

Helen Naves, a former partner of Demarest Advogados and Trench Rossi Watanabe, has launched a corporate finance boutique in São Paulo.

20 September 2021

Viveo buys medical distributor in Brazil

Brazilian drug and medical products distributor Viveo has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to purchase local pharmacy and distribution company Profarma Specialty.

31 August 2021

Colombia’s Ecopetrol buys majority stake in ISA

Colombia’s largest oil company Ecopetrol has hired Baker McKenzie LLP in Bogotá, Buenos Aires, Santiago and Lima and Trench Rossi Watanabe in São Paulo to acquire a majority stake in Interconexión Eléctrica (ISA) from the Colombian government in a deal worth 14.2 trillion pesos (US$3.7 billion).

26 August 2021

Chinese carmaker enters Brazil with Mercedes factory purchase

Chinese car manufacturer Great Wall Motors has hired Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo to buy a Mercedes Benz factory in Brazil from German counterpart Daimler.

26 August 2021

Several firms in Brazil-Ecuador food retailer acquisition

Camilatam Ecuador, a subsidiary of Brazilian food company Camil Alimentos, has hired Trench Rossi Watanabe in São Paulo and Pólit & Pólit Abogados in Quito to acquire Transportes Ronaljavhu and its agribusiness division Dajahu for US$36.5 million.

23 August 2021

Brazilian bank BRB and local broker Wiz form insurance JV

Banco de Brasília (BRB) and local insurance broker Wiz Soluções have enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Trench Rossi Watanabe, respectively, for a joint venture to set up a new brokerage company, which includes an investment of US$114 million.

15 July 2021

Trench Rossi appoints two partners

Brazilian law firm Trench Rossi Watanabe has added two new members to its partnership by hiring a data protection and technology law partner from local firm Vinhas e Redenschi Advogados and promoting a senior labour associate.

13 July 2021

Soybean producer debuts on B3

Paul Hastings LLP in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped one of Brazil’s largest soybean producers, Boa Safra, raise 400 million reais (US$79 million) in an IPO.

18 June 2021

Brazilian firms in The Body Shop loan

Trench Rossi Watanabe in São Paulo has helped British cosmetics company The Body Shop obtain a loan worth 100 million pounds (US$139 million).

25 May 2021

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