Topic: Start-up companies

Car-sharing platform gets capital increase in Chile

The Chilean branch of Zurich Asset Management and Chile Ventures have turned to Honorato Delaveau and Aninat Abogados, respectively, to invest in local car-sharing start-up Awto.

04 November 2021

Bain Capital invests in Brazilian start-up Bionexo

US investment fund Bain Capital has turned to Kirkland & Ellis LLP in Chicago and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to inject 450 million reais (US$82 million) into Brazilian healthcare technology start-up Bionexo.

28 October 2021

Mexican e-retailer Jüsto expands into Peru

BlackBox Startup Law in Mexico City and Sumara Hub Legal in Lima have helped Mexican online supermarket start-up Jüsto expand into Peru by acquiring local e-commerce business Freshmart.

25 October 2021

Chilean HR start-up gets US$50 million injection

Gunderson Dettmer in Silicon Valley and Washington, DC and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago have helped Chilean human resources start-up Buk raise US$50 million in an investment round.

21 October 2021

Brazilian giftback platform gets equity investment

Brazilian giftback platform CRM&BONUS has relied on local firm Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados to raise 280 million reais (US$51 million) in a financing round.

15 October 2021

Brazilian city-bike start-up Tembici gets funding

Tembici, a Brazilian e-bike rental start-up, has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise 430 million reais (US$79 million) in an investment round.

12 October 2021

Lojas Americanas buys Brazilian book review platform

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados has helped Brazilian retailer Lojas Americanas purchase Skoob, a social network for readers.

01 October 2021

Brazilian insurtech reaches regulatory milestone after investment

Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo and Gunderson Dettmer in New York have helped Brazilian insurance tech group Pier Seguradora raise 108 million reais (US$20 million) in a funding round led by local finance group Raiz Investimentos.

22 September 2021

Rappi obtains financing for Mexican fintech venture

Mexico’s González Calvillo, SC has helped the local branch of Colombian on-demand delivery start-up Rappi get a loan of 1 billion Mexican pesos (US$49 million).

14 September 2021

Brazil’s Zenvia acquires communications start-up

Brazilian communications company Zenvia has relied on Pinheiro Neto Advogados to buy D1, a start-up that connects several communication platforms.

13 September 2021

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