Market: Brazil

Arco snaps up Brazilian education start-up

Brazilian education group Arco has hired two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to acquire the remaining stake in local start-up isaac.

11 October 2022

Brazil’s Gerdau secures US$875 million credit line

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau obtain a credit line worth US$875 million.

11 October 2022

Tauil & Chequer and Pinheiro Neto advise on Aegea issuance

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazilian sanitation company Aegea in a debenture issuance, totalling 800 million reais (US$150 million).

11 October 2022

JBS makes multi-billion dollar issuance and tender offer

Three offices of White & Case LLP and FLH Advogados in São Paulo have helped the US subsidiary of Brazilian meat producer JBS make a debt issuance and concurrent tender offer worth US$2.35 billion.

10 October 2022

Brazilian hair removal business raises US$120 million

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has helped laser hair removal company MPM Corpóreos raise 615 million reais (US$120 million) in a public debt offering.

10 October 2022

Pinheiro Neto and BMA steer healthcare acquisition

Brazilian drugs and medical distributor Viveo has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire healthcare company Pró Infusion from private equity group Vinci for 258 million reais (US$50 million).

10 October 2022

Brazilian chamber to hear telecoms M&A dispute

Leading telecoms groups Telefónica, América Móvil and TIM have launched an arbitration against troubled Brazilian operator Oi to slash the US$3.1 billion price they agreed to pay for its mobile assets.

07 October 2022

Santos Neto and PSG steer real estate JV

Santos Neto Advogados has helped Brazilian community developer Alphaville Group enter a joint venture with local counterpart Terras Alpha Uberaba Empreendimentos Imobiliários to build a real estate project.

07 October 2022

Brazilian drinks retailer acquires stake in winery business

Víssimo Group, a holding company that owns several wine and gastronomy businesses, has hired Coelho & Dalle Advogados to help it acquire a 20% stake in local start-up Wine Locals.

07 October 2022

BNDES hires Tauil & Chequer to implement carbon credit project

Brazilian development bank BNDES has hired Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to structure and implement its first carbon credit project.

06 October 2022

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