Topic: Start-up companies

Souto Correa and Lino Beraldi in Loft acquisition

Souto Correa Advogados has helped Brazilian real estate platform Loft acquire local software group Vista, continuing the unicorn’s acquisition spree.

06 April 2022

Bergstein and Olivera in Uruguayan tech acquisition

US communications provider Net2Phone has hired Bergstein Abogados to acquire Uruguayan contact-centre-as-a-service (CCaaS) group Integra.

01 April 2022

Brazilian corporate benefits start-up raises US$100 million

Flash Benefícios, a São Paulo-based benefits management start-up, has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise US$100 million in a Series C funding round.

31 March 2022

Banco Itaú acquires stakes in two Uruguayan fintechs

Brazilian banking giant Itaú has hired DLA Piper LLP in Miami, San Juan, Buenos Aires and Lima, Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega, Ferrere (Uruguay) and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo to buy minority stakes in two Uruguayan fintech companies.

30 March 2022

Brazilian wine retailer toasts funding round success

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados have helped wine retailer Evino Comércio de Vinhos raise 650 million reais (US$126 million) in a funding round led by Brazilian bank XP Investimentos.

21 March 2022

SoftBank continues investment spree with Brazilian food start-up

TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo have advised Japan’s SoftBank as lead investor in a US$25 million financing round for Brazilian food purchasing start-up Trela.

18 March 2022

SoftBank LatAm fund invests in three Brazilian start-ups

US law firm Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP has helped Japan’s SoftBank lead several funding rounds where it used its Latin American investment fund to inject US$32 million into three separate Brazilian start-up companies.

17 March 2022

SoftBank invests in Brazilian low-code platform Digibee

Brazilian low-code integration platform Digibee has hired Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in New York and Miami to raise US$25 million in a Series A funding round, led by SoftBank.

07 March 2022

Warburg invests in Brazilian human resources start-up

Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo has helped US investment company Warburg Pincus buy a minority stake in Brazilian human resources start-up Sólides for US$100 million.

03 March 2022

Brazil’s Neon becomes unicorn after US$300 million Series D round

Brazilian fintech start-up Neon has hired Clifford Chance LLP in São Paulo to raise US$300 million in a Series D funding round, which was led by BBVA.

24 February 2022

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