Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

SoftBank fund invests in two Mexican start-ups

US law firm Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP has helped SoftBank's venture capital fund Upload Ventures invest in two Mexican start-ups.

22 September 2022

Still time to register for Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity

Emanuel Hernandez, research director at Latin America-focused investment association LAVCA, and Maximiliano Ritter, head of M&A at Goldman Sachs Latin America, will discuss market trends in the opening panel of Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity 2022 in New York next week.

15 September 2022

Fintech gets US$35 million injection in Argentina

Argentine digital payments company Geopagos has enlisted Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP in Silicon Valley and TCA Tanoira Cassagne in Buenos Aires to raise US$35 million in a funding round led by Riverwood Capital.

06 September 2022

Brazilian software platform Klavi lands equity investment

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian financial software platform Klavi raise US$15 million in a funding round.

31 August 2022

Votorantim and Temasek launch investment platform in Brazil

Four offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Stocche Forbes in São Paulo have helped Brazilian investor Votorantim partner with state-owned Singaporean counterpart Temasek to launch a new investment platform, which is set to bring US$700 million worth of equity investment to Brazil.

26 August 2022

Mexican unicorn raises US$50 million in funding round

Mexican fintech company Clara has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City to receive a US$50 million investment from Goldman Sachs.

26 August 2022

Patria buys stake in Colombian agribusiness

Brazilian private equity fund Patria Investimentos has hired DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán to acquire Colombian agribusiness Provecampo.

25 August 2022

Dentons promotes in Colombia and Ecuador

Global law firm Dentons has strengthened two of its Highly Recommended Latin American offices by appointing a new partner in Quito and four directors in Bogotá through separate promotions.

24 August 2022

Vinci buys special situations investor in Brazil

Lefosse has helped Brazilian private equity group Vinci Partners acquire SPS Capital, a local independent asset management group focused on special situations.

18 August 2022

British investor backs Bogotá bus concessions

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has helped London-based infrastructure group John Laing acquire two electric bus concessions in Bogotá from Colombian transport operator Somos and Latin America-focused investor the Ashmore Andean Fund.

15 August 2022

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