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Ambipar makes US$750 million green debt tap

Two Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP offices have helped Brazilian environmental management company Ambipar issue US$750 million worth of green bonds.

14 February 2024

Cleary and Davis Polk guide Energisa offering in Brazil

Three Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices and Stocche Forbes Advogados in in São Paulo have helped Brazilian energy company Energisa raise 2.5 billion reais (US$508 million) through an equity offering.

08 February 2024

Familiar firms return for US$600 million Cosan offering

Brazilian sugar and ethanol producer Cosan has called on two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$600 million through a note offering.

05 February 2024

Partner promotions on the up again after previous year’s dip

Latin Lawyer has recorded a slight increase in end-of-year partner promotions across Latin American law firms, while the number of female practitioners that have risen to the firms’ senior ranks is down compared to last year’s figures.

01 February 2024

Machado Meyer hires real estate talent from Pinheiro Neto

Machado Meyer Advogados has bolstered its real estate offering by appointing a senior associate from fellow Elite Pinheiro Neto Advogados to its partnership.

30 January 2024

Cleary and Machado Meyer steer Inter follow-on in Brazil

Two Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices and two Machado Meyer Advogados offices have helped Brazilian banking group Inter & Co raise US$140 million through an equity offering.

26 January 2024

Australia’s Karoon obtains loan for oil assets in Brazil

Two Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper offices have helped Australian oil and gas company Karoon Energy secure a loan worth US$340 million.

18 January 2024

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho brew Jacob Douwe Egberts buy

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped the Brazilian subsidiary of Dutch beverages company Jacob Douwe Egberts acquire the coffee and tea production arm of Sergipe-based Indústrias Alimentícias Maratá.

15 January 2024

Qualicorp founder buys Brazil's Amil for US$2.2 billion

Arnold & Porter in New York and Brazilian firms Bichara Advogados, Spinelli Advogados and Souto Correa Advogados have helped Brazilian entrepreneur José Seripieri Filho buy the country's largest health insurer, Amil, from US insurance and medical services group UnitedHealth for 11 billion reais (US$2.2 billion).

11 January 2024

Brazilian açaí brand raises funds in BTG-led investment round

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Brazilian açaí brand Oakberry raise 325 million reais (US$67 million) in a series C investment round – marking the largest capital injection that the franchise has received to date.

05 January 2024

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