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Deal of the Year 2021: the full shortlist

Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of the 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards on the night of our charity awards ceremoney at Hotel Unique in São Paulo on Thursday 5 May.

17 March 2022

777 Partners invests in Brazilian football club Vasco da Gama

Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has helped US investor 777 Partners acquire a controlling stake in Brazilian football club Vasco da Gama for 700 million reais (US$137 million).

14 March 2022

Rede D’Or merges with insurer SulAmérica in Brazil

Demarest Advogados has helped Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC as shareholder of Rede D’Or São Luiz in the Brazilian healthcare provider's acquisition of SulAmérica Seguros, a deal worth 15.4 billion reais (US$2.9 billion).

09 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for M&A, ESG and private equity

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the private and public M&A, ESG and private equity categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

03 March 2022

LatAm partner promotions nearly doubled at year-end

Latin Lawyer has recorded an astonishing 93% increase in end-of-year partner promotions at Latin American law firms, while the share of women partner appointments also increased compared to last year’s figures.

16 February 2022

CADE clears major telecoms merger but opens cartel probe

Brazil’s antitrust watchdog CADE conditionally approved the takeover of Oi by three of the country’s largest telecom operators on the same day that it accepted a recommendation by the federal prosecutor’s office to open an investigation into the acquirers over suspected collusion.

14 February 2022

BRF raises US$1 billion in follow-on offering

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo and Brazilian firm BMA - Barbosa Müssnich Aragão have helped local food processing giant BRF raise 5.4 billion reais (US$1 billion) in a follow-on equity offering.

08 February 2022

BMA and Azevedo Sette steer biogas producer buy

Brazilian energy company Grupo Urca has hired BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão to purchase Rio de Janeiro-based biomethane producer Gás Verde.

08 February 2022

Lefosse, TozziniFreire and BMA guide Bunge acquisition

US agribusiness Bunge has hired Lefosse to purchase a minority stake in Brazilian agricultural product retailer Sinagro.

04 February 2022

Multiple LatAm firms steer cross-border proptech acquisition

Brazilian real estate platform Quinto Andar has hired several firms to acquire Buenos Aires-based property advertisement company Navent Group.

02 February 2022

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