Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

Lefosse and R. Amaral advise on US$379 million solar JV

Lefosse has helped Brazilian investor EB Capital partner with local counterpart Colibri Capital to form a joint venture that will invest 2 billion reais (US$379 million) to develop solar power plants in the country.

26 October 2022

Oaktree strikes up real estate investment with Brazil’s BlueMacaw

Demarest Advogados has helped US investor Oaktree Capital Management partner with Brazilian counterpart BlueMacaw to set up a real estate investment fund worth 235 million reais (US$45 million).

21 October 2022

Three firms seal Chilean real estate deal

Credicorp Capital has hired Baker McKenzie (Chile) to buy a building complex in Santiago for US$72 million.

20 October 2022

GIP buys LatAm renewables group Atlas from Actis

Several firms have helped US investor Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) acquire Latin American renewable energy developer Atlas from UK private equity group Actis.

17 October 2022

Brazilian asset manager invests in education group Vitru

Brazilian asset management fund Crescera Capital has enlisted Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo to invest 300 million reais (US$58 million) in local education group Vitru.

14 October 2022

Brazilian firms steer data analytics funding round

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados has helped Brazilian data analytics platform Cortex Intelligence raise 260 million reais (US$49 million) in a Series C funding round.

13 October 2022

UK football group scores first Brazilian investment

CSMV Advogados has helped UK holding company City Football Group invest 1 billion reais (US$185 million) in Brazilian football club Esporte Clube Bahia.

12 October 2022

Mexico’s Fibra Mty structures second equity-debt programme

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City have helped Mexican real estate investment trust Fibra Monterrey (Mty) structure its second multi-offering programme and make a follow-on offering worth 3.5 billion pesos (US$176 million).

27 September 2022

PE lawyers gather in New York to discuss latest LatAm trends

Regional uncertainty and geopolitical events are breeding opportunities for private equity investment in Latin America, according to speakers at Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity held in New York last week.

26 September 2022

Itaúsa and Votorantim invest in CCR

Brazilian investors Itaúsa and Votorantim have turned to Machado Meyer Advogados to acquire a stake in local infrastructure group CCR from conglomerate Andrade Gutierrez for 4.1 billion reais (US$760 million).

23 September 2022

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