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Brazil’s Zenvia acquires communications start-up

Brazilian communications company Zenvia has relied on Pinheiro Neto Advogados to buy D1, a start-up that connects several communication platforms.

13 September 2021

Brazil’s Algar Telecom acquires counterpart and issues debentures

Several Brazilian firms have advised on Algar Telcom’s 600 million reais (US$114 million) acquisition of counterpart Vogel, as well as the buyer’s issuance of debentures.

09 September 2021

Brazilian private medical group misses target in IPO

Brazilian private medical group Oncoclínicas has hired Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to launch an initial public offering, raising 2.7 billion reais (US$518 million).

08 September 2021

Food producer BRF enters renewables JV with AES

Brazilian food giant BRF has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to form a joint venture with power company AES Brasil Energia to construct a wind farm worth 825 million reais (US$156 million).

01 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

Brazil’s Gás Natural Açu raises funds for thermoelectric plant

Brazil’s Gás Natural Açu (GNA) has hired Milbank in New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to issue debentures worth 1.8 billion reais (US$347 million).

31 August 2021

Brazilian Coca-Cola bottlers join forces

Brazilian beverage company Solar Bebidas has hired Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados to merge with counterpart Grupo Simões to create one of the country's largest Coca-Cola bottlers.

23 August 2021

Chilean car importer completes Chapter 11 restructuring

International noteholders of Chilean car importer Automotores Gildemeister have completed a debt-for-equity takeover of the company through a pre-packaged Chapter 11 plan approved in New York.

20 August 2021

Brazilian internet provider launches IPO

Brazilian telecommunications company WDC Networks has hired three offices of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and local firm Lefosse Advogados to launch an initial public offering, raising 450 million reais (US$87 million).

20 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

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