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Brazilian finance start-up Will Bank gets capital increase

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Brazilian investors XP and Atmos Capital lead a 250 million reais (US$50 million) funding round in local finance start-up Will Bank.

19 July 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

Brazilian gold streaming deal calls on several firms

US miner Royal Gold has hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to enter a US$110 million purchase agreement for gold produced at Ero Copper’s mine in Brazil.

13 July 2021

TozziniFreire hires Pinheiro Neto counsel as partner

Brazil’s TozziniFreire Advogados has appointed its third partner in less than a month by recruiting a counsel from Pinheiro Neto Advogados, strengthening its M&A and capital markets practices.

09 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

Brazil’s EcoRodovias changes ownership after follow-on offering

Mayer Brown LLP in New York and Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown in São Paulo have helped Brazilian transport company EcoRodovias complete a 1.7 billion reais (US$343 million) follow-on offering.

01 July 2021

Brazil’s StoneCo makes US$500 million debt issuance

Brazilian financial technology company StoneCo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and São Paulo and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to issue US$500 million worth of notes.

29 June 2021

Advent invests US$400 million in Brazil’s Ebanx

US private equity firm Advent International has relied on Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Palo Alto and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to invest US$400 million in Brazilian payment company Ebanx.

24 June 2021

BTG Pactual issues shares, buys assets in deals worth US$732 million

A slew of international and local firms have helped Brazilian bank BTG Pactual make a follow-on offering and acquire stock brokerage assets in two separate transactions worth US$732 million in total.

23 June 2021

Azul makes US$600 million issuance

The investment services subsidiary of Brazilian carrier Azul has relied on Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and São Paulo and Brazilian law firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados to issue US$600 million worth of notes.

22 June 2021

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