Market: Brazil

Internet provider Brisanet debuts on São Paulo stock exchange

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and São Paulo and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian internet provider Brisanet reais 1.4 billion reais (US$280 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange.

12 August 2021

Raízen launches Brazil’s largest IPO of 2021

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados have helped ethanol producer Raízen make Brazil’s largest initial public offering so far this year, raising some 6.9 billion reais (US$1.3 billion).

11 August 2021

Brookfield snaps up Brazilian solar panel distributor

Canadian investment group Brookfield has hired Lefosse Advogados and Souto Correa Advogados to acquire one of Brazil’s largest solar panel manufacturers Aldo Solar.

11 August 2021

Demarest in cross-border tile manufacturer acquisition

Brazilian firm Demarest Advogados has helped Spain's Roca sell its ceramic tile business to Mexico's Grupo Lamosa for US$260 million.

11 August 2021

Investment platform launches IPO on São Paulo stock exchange

The São Paulo offices of White & Case LLP and Stocche Forbes Advogados have helped Brazilian digital investing platform Traders Club launch an IPO, raising 528 million reais (US$103 million).

10 August 2021

Mattos Filho poaches ex-CADE adviser from VMCA

Latin Lawyer Elite firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has bolstered its antitrust department by hiring a former superintendent of Brazilian competition authority CADE from local firm VMCA Advogados.

09 August 2021

Campos Mello appoints criminal law partner

Campos Mello Advogados has bolstered its criminal law, compliance and cybersecurity practices by hiring a lawyer from fellow Latin Lawyer 250 firm Souto Correa Advogados as partner.

09 August 2021

Russia’s EuroChem buys Brazilian mining assets from Yara

Russian fertilizer producer EuroChem has hired Dentons in Moscow and three offices of Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to acquire a Brazilian mining project from Norwegian company Yara for US$410 million.

09 August 2021

Brazilian anti-fraud company hits top target in IPO

Brazilian fraud management company Clear Sale has relied on Milbank in New York and São Paulo and local law firm BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão to raise 1.1 billion reais (US$220 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange.

09 August 2021

Patria snaps up Chilean cybersecurity business

Brazil’s Patria Investimentos has enlisted Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados in São Paulo and Chilean firm Parraguez & Marín to acquire Chilean cybersecurity company NeoSecure from The Rohatyn Group.

09 August 2021

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