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Agribusiness IPO misses target in Brazil

Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian company AgroGalaxy raise 350 million reais (US$67 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange in São Paulo.

04 August 2021

Brazilian telecoms operator launches IPO

Brazil’s Unifique Telecomunicações has relied on White & Case LLP in São Paulo and local law firm Machado Meyer Advogados to raise 818 million reais (US$157 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange.

03 August 2021

KPS Capital buys controlling stake in Tate & Lyle’s LatAm business

US investor KPS Capital Partners has turned to Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP in New York and Washington, DC, Macfarlanes LLP in London and Brazilian firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to acquire a controlling stake in global food supplier Tate & Lyle’s North American and Latin American operations for US$1.7 billion.

29 July 2021

Brazil's Méliuz makes follow-on offering

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and São Paulo and Brazil's Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados have helped local fintech Méliuz raise 1.2 billion reais (US$227 million) in a follow-on offering.

28 July 2021

Magazine Luiza splurges on super app shopping spree

Brazilian retailer Magazine Luiza has hired Machado Meyer Advogados and TozziniFreire Advogados for several acquisitions to add four start-up and e-commerce companies to its digital app, on one occasion shelling out 3.5 billion reais (US$674 million) in what is understood to be the retailer’s largest acquisition to date.

23 July 2021

Pinheiro Neto and Machado Meyer steer CEEE-T power privatisation

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped CPFL Energia acquire a power transmission company from Brazil’s southern state of Rio Grande do Sul at an auction, after placing a winning bid of 2.67 billion reais (US$511 million).

22 July 2021

DASA continues healthcare shopping spree

Multiple Brazilian law firms have helped out on a series of hospital acquisitions made by local medical company Diagnósticos da América (DASA) in the northeast of the country.

20 July 2021

Machado Meyer hires from SiqueiraCastro

Brazilian Latin Lawyer Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has bolstered its consumer protection offering by hiring a partner from local firm SiqueiraCastro.

12 July 2021

Banco Inter makes US$1.1 billion equity offering

Brazil’s Banco Inter has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo and local law firm Machado Meyer Advogados to issue shares for 5.5 billion reais (US$1.1 billion).

08 July 2021

JP Morgan snaps up stake in Brazilian digital bank

Brazilian firms Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Spinelli Advogados have helped JP Morgan Chase invest in local digital banking group C6, marking its entry into the country’s retail banking sector.

02 July 2021

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