Work Area: M&A

Actis invests in Mexican holding company MT Falcon

UK private equity group Actis has hired three Clifford Chance LLP offices and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City to buy a stake in energy-focused holding group MT Falcon from Japanese trading company Mitsui, paying US$360 million.

01 December 2022

International PR company snaps up counterpart in Mexico

Cuatrecasas (Mexico) has helped global public relations company SEC Newgate acquire Mexican counterpart Another.

01 December 2022

Machado Meyer surpasses 100 partners with promotions

Brazil’s Machado Meyer Advogados has strengthened its corporate, tax, litigation, labour and energy practices by appointing eight partners.

30 November 2022

Brazil challenges health insurance merger over duopoly concerns

Brazil’s competition authority has asked its administrative tribunal to block Hapvida's purchase of rival Smile, less than a year after prohibiting another attempted acquisition by the health insurance provider.

30 November 2022

Mexico’s Discovery Americas inks logistics buy

Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC has helped Mexican private equity fund Discovery Americas purchase local logistics company Servimsa.

30 November 2022

São Paulo stock exchange B3 nabs AI business

Pinheiro Guimarães has helped Brazil’s B3 stock exchange acquire local artificial intelligence (AI) company Neurotech for 1.1 billion reais (US$220 million).

30 November 2022

World’s largest flooring manufacturer consolidates in Brazil

Demarest Advogados has helped US flooring manufacturer Mohawk Industries acquire Brazilian ceramics group Elizabeth Revestimentos.

30 November 2022

Holding company ups stake in Mexican poultry group Bachoco

Robles Miaja Abogados has helped Mexican holding company Edificio del Noroeste obtain financing worth 14 billion pesos (US$719 million) to fund the acquisition of an additional stake in local poultry group Industrias Bachoco.

29 November 2022

Mattos Filho reignites PetroRio gas field buy

Mattos Filho has helped Brazil’s Gas Bridge Storage acquire a minority stake in a gas processing plant owned by a subsidiary of local energy group PRIO, formerly known as PetroRio.

29 November 2022

Mexican firms steer SURA industrial real estate deal

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped Scotiabank Inverlat provide a two-tranche credit facility to Mexico’s SURA Investment Management.

28 November 2022

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