Topic: Cross-border M&A

BNP transfers wealth management group to Bradesco

Lefosse has helped French bank BNP Paribas transfer its Brazilian private banking and wealth management business to Banco Bradesco.

29 June 2022

OMG and Gómez-Pinzón steer cross-border food buy

Dominican asset management group ALERE Advisors has hired OMG in Santo Domingo and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá to acquire a stake in Colombian pork producer Agropecuaria Aliar.

20 June 2022

Marval stars in multinational gold mining deal

South African miner AngloGold Ashanti has enlisted Marval O'Farrell Mairal to buy stakes in three Argentine gold projects from Canadian counterpart Latin Metals for US$12.5 million.

16 June 2022

Guyer & Regules advises on global food equipment acquisition

Two Kirkland & Ellis LLP offices and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped Bettcher Industries, a US manufacturer of food processing equipment, acquire Danish meat company Frontmatec, including subsidiaries in Uruguay.

14 June 2022

Baker McKenzie and Trench Rossi advise on global chemicals buy

Three offices of Baker McKenzie LLP and Brazilian firm Trench Rossi Watanabe have helped the chemicals branch of Malaysian oil giant Petronas acquire Swedish chemicals group Perstorp.

10 June 2022

Gold Fields-Yamana merger calls on multiple LatAm firms

A slew of international and Latin American law firms has helped South African miner Gold Fields acquire Canadian counterpart Yamana Gold for US$5.7 billion in a deal that gives it assets across several jurisdictions in the region.

09 June 2022

Canadian Solar sells Brazilian assets to Chinese investor

Trench Rossi Watanabe has helped renewables group Canadian Solar sell a majority stake in two greenfield solar projects in Brazil to State Power Investment Corporation of China (SPIC).

09 June 2022

Eneva acquires Brazilian power plant for US$2.2 billion

Brazilian electricity company Eneva has hired Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper to buy the Porto de Sergipe power plant for 10.2 billion reais (US$2.2 billion) from New Fortress Energy and Ebrasil.

07 June 2022

Advent sells Mexican pharma group to Colombia’s Procaps

Five offices of Greenberg Traurig LLP have helped Colombian pharmaceutical group Procaps acquire Mexican counterpart Grupo Somar from private equity fund Advent International.

07 June 2022

Multiple firms in cross-border berry business buy

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped Canada’s largest pension fund manager PSP Investment acquire a majority stake in Peruvian agribusiness HFE Berries from Chile's Hortifrut.

07 June 2022

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