Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

Peruvian PE group buys remaining stake in Colombian recycler

Posse Herrera Ruiz has helped Peruvian fund Nexus Group acquire the remaining stake in Bogotá-based recycling company Apropet, making the private equity investor its sole owner.

10 March 2022

Canada’s CDPQ invests in Mexican medical group

Canadian investment group Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) has enlisted Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC to purchase a minority stake in Mexican medical company Grupo Diagnóstico Aries (GDA).

08 March 2022

MoFo boosts LatAm group with venture capital partner

Morrison & Foerster LLP has hired a partner from Perkins Coie LLP to strengthen its corporate and venture capital offering in Latin America.

07 March 2022

SoftBank invests in Brazilian low-code platform Digibee

Brazilian low-code integration platform Digibee has hired Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in New York and Miami to raise US$25 million in a Series A funding round, led by SoftBank.

07 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for M&A, ESG and private equity

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the private and public M&A, ESG and private equity categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

03 March 2022

Chinese investor injects US$20 million in Brazilian crypto exchange

Lefosse has helped Chinese cryptocurrency group OK Blockchain lead a US$20 million Series A investment round in Brazilian crypto exchange Foxbit.

02 March 2022

Machado Meyer helps BTG Pactual acquire brokerage company

BTG Pactual has hired Machado Meyer Advogados to acquire Elite Investimentos, one of Brazil’s oldest securities brokerages.

25 February 2022

Brazil’s Neon becomes unicorn after US$300 million Series D round

Brazilian fintech start-up Neon has hired Clifford Chance LLP in São Paulo to raise US$300 million in a Series D funding round, which was led by BBVA.

24 February 2022

Basila and Ritch Mueller steer Mexican CKD offering

Basila Abogados has helped Mexican private equity group Fortem Capital structure a CKD trust, which raised 1.83 billion pesos (US$89 million) in its first offering.

23 February 2022

Several LatAm firms in UK-Spain tech consulting acquisition

London-headquartered private equity group A&M Capital has hired several Latin American firms to acquire a majority stake in Spanish technology consulting company Ayesa.

23 February 2022

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