Topic: Cross-border M&A

Italian electronics manufacturer makes first Brazilian buy

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Italian weighing systems manufacturer Dinamica Generale buy a minority stake in Brazilian counterpart Weightech – its first acquisition in the country.

26 September 2022

French insurer acquires Brazilian assets

French insurance group CNP Assurances has hired the São Paulo offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Mattos Filho to purchase five insurance companies from Brazil’s Caixa Seguridade and Icatu for 907 million reais (US$178 million).

23 September 2022

LatAm firms deliver global customer experience merger

Six offices of Cuatrecasas, Allende & Brea in Buenos Aires, four offices of Central American firm Alta and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce (PBP) in Quito have helped multinational customer experience company Majorel acquire Madrid-based counterpart Findasense, including the target’s operations in Latin America.

22 September 2022

Ritch Mueller and Thompson Coburn in cross-border software buy

Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC in Mexico City has represented global digital consultancy Perficient in its acquisition of US software company Inflection Point.

20 September 2022

Three firms in Brazil-Uruguay healthtech merger

TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo and Posadas in Montevideo have helped Uruguayan digital healthcare start-up Axenya merge with Brazilian consultancy Health Connection.

15 September 2022

Just Eat sells stake in Brazil’s iFood to Dutch investor

UK food delivery platform Just Eat has hired Slaughter & May in London to sell a stake in Brazilian counterpart iFood to Dutch investment group Prosus for US$1.8 billion.

08 September 2022

US analytics platform buys Colombian retail data provider

US analytics platform Premise has enlisted four offices of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá to acquire Colombian retail measurement provider Grupo Meiko.

08 September 2022

CADE approves KKR’s US$2.2 billion purchase of ContourGlobal

Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo has helped secure antitrust approval for US private equity group KKR’s £1.7 billion (US$2.2 billion) acquisition of British power generation company ContourGlobal, which was announced earlier this year.

07 September 2022

Souto Correa and Mattos Filho in cross-border healthtech buy

Mattos Filho has helped Polish healthcare group Docplanner acquire Brazilian healthtech company Feegow from São Paulo-based private equity fund DNA Capital.

02 September 2022

UPS acquisition of Italy's Bomi calls on Brazilian firms

United Parcel Service (UPS) has enlisted seven offices of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to acquire Italian healthcare logistics company Bomi and its Brazilian subsidiary from French investment fund ArchiMed.

01 September 2022

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