Topic: Investment funds

Mexico's FibraShop ups stake in shopping centre

Avendaño Abogados, SC has helped Mexican real estate investment trust FibraShop increase its stake in a shopping centre project in the western state of Jalisco, a transaction worth 700 million pesos (US$35 million).

28 April 2022

Three firms guide PE takeover of Brazilian medical group Alliar

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados and Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados have helped Brazilian private equity group MAM Asset Management obtain a controlling stake in local medical company Alliar, following a US$201 million investment.

26 April 2022

Which firms advised Latin America’s largest banks in 2021?

From adapting to the new fintech landscape to providing economic support in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic, banks had a lot on their plate in 2021. For the first time, Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) has uncovered the law firms that Latin America’s leading financial institutions turned to the most for those crucial transactions.

25 April 2022

Which firms are leading in the financial sector?

Featured in Who Represents Latin America's Biggest Banks?

As part of LACCA’s newest research into Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Banks, we take a look at the most popular firms for the region’s leading financial organisations as well as what’s been driving legal work in the sector.

19 April 2022

US telecoms platform OXIO gets funds for regional expansion

New York-headquartered telecoms services platform OXIO has hired US firm Cooley LLP to raise US$40 million from investors to fund its expansion in Latin America.

13 April 2022

Which law firms were the most popular in 2021?

Featured in Who represents Latin America's biggest companies 2021?

The boom of innovative transactions in 2021, such as IPOs and hybrid bond issuances, ensured that leading Latin American companies kept their external advisers on hand as they waded through an increasingly complex raft of legal matters.

11 April 2022

Creel García-Cuéllar structures feeder fund in Mexico

Creel, García- Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC has helped Mexican private equity group Lock Capital structure a feeder fund, which raised US$500 million in its first issuance.

18 March 2022

Lefosse stars in BTG Pactual private equity offering

Brazil’s Lefosse has helped an infrastructure investment fund managed by BTG Pactual raise 256 million reais (US$50 million) in an issuance of quotas.

16 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for M&A, ESG and private equity

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the private and public M&A, ESG and private equity categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

03 March 2022

Itaú launches agribusiness fund

Brazi's Itaú Unibanco Asset Management has turned to Machado Meyer Advogados to structure an agribusiness-focused fund, which raised 500 million reais (US$91 million) in its inaugural offering.

28 February 2022

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