Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

European investor backs Mexican wind power assets

Accura in Copenhagen and Cuatrecasas (Mexico) have helped Nordic asset manager FSN Capital invest €135 million (US$146 million) in Denmark-headquartered wind turbine business Polytech, which owns several assets in Mexico.

02 February 2023

BTG Pactual provides seed capital to local asset manager

Tauil & Chequer Advogados associated with Mayer Brown has helped BTG Pactual invest 500 million reais (US$96 million) in Brazilian independent asset manager Dhama Capital.

27 January 2023

Former ambassador returns to Foley & Lardner in Miami

Foley & Lardner LLP has strengthened its Latin American offering by re-appointing the former US ambassador to Bolivia as a senior international business adviser in its Miami office.

03 January 2023

Brazilian legaltech start-up gets funding round

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados has helped Brazilian legal technology start-up Docket raise 110 million reais (US$21 million) in a Series B funding round.

03 January 2023

Stocche Forbes announces seven new partners

Brazil's Stocche Forbes Advogados has strengthened several practice areas by promoting seven lawyers to partner, growing its partnership by a fifth.

22 December 2022

Baker McKenzie promotes in Mexico and New York

Baker McKenzie LLP has promoted nine lawyers to partner across its five Mexican offices and elevated a Latin America-focused practitioner to its senior rank in New York.

21 December 2022

Crescera completes investment in Brazilian education group Vitru

Two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices and Brazilian firm Lefosse in São Paulo have helped Brazilian education group Vitru make two private shares offerings worth a combined 300 million reais (US$59 million), handing local investor Crescera Capital new equity in the company.

21 December 2022

Chilean firms lead fintech investment round

Carey has helped Chilean fintech Kredito raise capital through an investment round led by Santiago-headquartered conglomerate Grupo Penta.

15 December 2022

Private Equity Funds and Institutional Investors in M&A

Featured in The Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions - Third Edition

Private equity funds and institutional investors play an increasingly prominent role in Latin American M&A activity.

02 December 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

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