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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

Oi repays DIP loan as part of US$1.3 billion debt tap

White & Case LLP in Miami and New York and Brazil’s Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados have helped Brazilian mobile company Oi Móvel issue debt worth US$880 million to pay off a debtor-in-possession (DIP) loan.

19 August 2021

Brazilian financial services platform Omie gets funding round

Brazilian financial management platform Omiexperience (Omie) has relied on Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Toronto, Foley & Lardner LLP in San Francisco, Brazilian law firm Machado Meyer Advogados and Conyers Dill & Pearman LLP in the Cayman Islands to raise 580 million reais (US$112 million) in an investment round.

18 August 2021

Logistics company Armac hits high in IPO

Brazilian logistics company Armac has hired two Paul Hastings LLP offices and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo to launch an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange, raising 1.5 billion reais (US$290 million).

18 August 2021

Mubadala subsidiary makes landmark project bond offer in Brazil

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados have helped local energy company MC Brazil Downstream issue bonds worth some US$1.8 billion – understood to be the largest project bond offering in the country’s history.

17 August 2021

Medical supplier Viveo completes IPO on second attempt

Brazilian drug and medical products distributor Viveo has enlisted two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo to raise 1.9 billion reais (US$369 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange.

16 August 2021

Several firms steer advertising acquisition in Brazil

Eletromedia, one of Brazil’s largest players in the out-of-home advertising industry, has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire a majority stake in counterpart Otima for 417 million reais (US$80 million).

16 August 2021

Several firms in Brazilian water company acquisition

Brazilian law firm Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped local water company Aegea Saneamento sell a minority stake in a subsidiary to investment company IFIN Participações for 550 million reais (US$106 million).

13 August 2021

Brookfield snaps up Brazilian solar panel distributor

Canadian investment group Brookfield has hired Lefosse Advogados and Souto Correa Advogados to acquire one of Brazil’s largest solar panel manufacturers Aldo Solar.

11 August 2021

Cosan subsidiary buys gas assets in Petrobras divestment

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras divest its remaining stake in gas distribution subsidiary Gaspetro, selling it to the energy business of local conglomerate Cosan for 2 billion reais (US$394 million).

05 August 2021

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