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Bumper harvest and DIP loan help Brazil's Moreno exit bankruptcy

Felsberg Advogados has helped Brazilian sugar ethanol company Grupo Moreno repay its entire debt pile of 1 billion reais (US$180 million), withdrawing a debtor-in-possession (DIP) loan to settle the bill.

17 January 2022

Power company raises US$268 million in Brazil

Pinheiro Guimarães has helped electric transmission company Mata de Santa Genebra Transmissão issue notes worth 1.5 billion reais (US$268 million).

10 January 2022

Brazil’s Ebanx buys local fintech start-up for US$229 million

Brazilian online payments company Ebanx has enlisted BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão and Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire local transfer company Remessa Online for US$229 million.

07 January 2022

Simpar buys Brazilian asset from US car dealer

A subsidiary of Brazilian logistics company Simpar has enlisted Adalberto Calil Sociedade de Advogados in São Paulo to acquire the local business of US car dealership Group 1 Automotive for 510 million reais (US$94 million).

01 December 2021

Bain Capital invests in Brazilian start-up Bionexo

US investment fund Bain Capital has turned to Kirkland & Ellis LLP in Chicago and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to inject 450 million reais (US$82 million) into Brazilian healthcare technology start-up Bionexo.

28 October 2021

Grupo Pão de Açúcar sells supermarkets for US$946 million

Brazilian supermarket chain Sendas Distribuidora (Assaí) has turned to Pinheiro Guimarães to purchase 71 stores from counterpart Companhia Brasileira de Distribuição, which operates as Pão de Açúcar, for 5.2 billion reais (US$946 million).

22 October 2021

Brazil’s XP nabs minority stake in alternative investment group

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and São Paulo has helped Brazilian asset manager XP acquire a minority stake in local alternative investment company Jive as part of a partnership between the two organisations.

20 October 2021

Brazilian sandal maker and investment fund enter US$100 million JV

Herbert Smith Freehills LLP in London and BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão in São Paulo have helped Brazilian investment fund 3G Radar enter into a US$100 million joint venture with the world’s largest sandal manufacturer Grendene.

14 October 2021

Brazil's Rumo makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Brazil’s largest private railway operator Rumo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to make its first sustainability-linked bond issuance worth US$500 million.

11 October 2021

B3 makes US$700 million sustainability-linked bond offer

Brazil’s stock exchange B3 has enlisted Milbank in São Paulo and New York and local firm Pinheiro Guimarães to raise US$700 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

29 September 2021

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