Highlights of the week

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and São Paulo and Brazilian firm Machado Meyer Advogados have helped US private equity company Riverwood Capital Management invest US$100 million in Brazilian taxi-hailing service 99. The...
Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo has helped OPIC provide the Brazilian port of Açu with non-recourse financing worth US$350 million, in one of the development bank’s biggest Latin American loans to date.  Machado Meyer...
Lefosse Advogados  has helped Brazil-based Diagnósticos da América (DASA) acquire fellow medical diagnostic company Salomão e Zoppi Serviços Médicos (SZSM) in a deal worth an estimated 600 million reais (US$190 million). Lefosse...
Demarest Advogados has helped Brazilian real estate company Log Commercial Properties (LCP) make a 250 million reais (US$77 million) capital increase.  Demarest Advogados has helped Brazilian real estate company Log Commercial...