Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

Saudi energy group Aramco enters LatAm fuel retail market

Saudi Arabian energy company Aramco has hired five White & Case LLP offices and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago to buy Chilean fuel distributor Esmax from Latin America-focused private equity fund Southern Cross Group.

25 September 2023

Mexican fintech Kapital gets US$40 million warehouse loan

González Calvillo, SC has helped Mexican fintech Kapital secure US$40 million in financing from tech-focused investor Accial Capital Management LLC.

25 September 2023

Brazilian fintech Nomad raises US$61 million in funding round

Three Foley & Lardner LLP offices have helped Brazilian fintech Nomad obtain US$61 million in a Series B funding round.

22 September 2023

Atlético Mineiro transforms into Brazil’s largest SAF to date

Demarest Advogados has helped a group of Brazilian investors acquire a majority stake in Belo Horizonte-based football team Clube Atlético Mineiro for 914 million reais (US$186 million).

20 September 2023

US$665 million travel tech loan calls on Uruguayan firms

International firms Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP and Norton Rose Fulbright and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped US travel technology company Sabre obtain a US$665 million credit line to fund its global operations, including its Uruguayan subsidiary.

18 September 2023

Brazil’s Eurofarma invests in US biotech company

Paul Hastings LLP in São Paulo has helped Brazilian pharmaceutical company Eurofarma invest in US biotechnology group Abcuro through a US$155 million Series B financing round.

08 September 2023

General Atlantic and CAF GCs to attend Latin Lawyer PE event

Gordon Cruess – associate general counsel for US private equity fund General Atlantic – is among the speakers set to attend Latin Lawyer’s Private Equity conference in New York next month. Read on for more information and how to register.

07 September 2023

Botafogo and breakaway Brazilian football league raise funds

Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has helped Brazilian football club Botafogo negotiate the sale of its TV rights to US investor Serengeti Asset Management and Brazilian fund Life Capital Partners, as the two investors injected capital into breakaway football league Liga Forte Futebol.

31 August 2023

Mexican hospital network scores General Atlantic investment

White & Case SC has helped Mexican healthcare network MAC Hospitals obtain a US$160 million investment from global private equity fund General Atlantic.

30 August 2023

Brazil and Saudi Arabia: a golden opportunity for investment?

Recent capital injections by Saudi Arabian investors into Brazilian business giants BRF and Vale are pointing to an emerging investment trend from the Arab nation in Latin America’s largest economy, which may also extend to the country’s football industry. Latin Lawyer finds out what this will mean for Brazil and its legal market.

17 August 2023

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