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22 December 2014

Blackstone, Pátria buy four Brazilian properties for $263m

copacabana-beach-praia-de-copa-1444414-m Private equity real estate partners Blackstone and Pátria Investimentos have agreed to buy four office buildings in Rio de Janeiro for R$700m ($263m).

19 December 2014

Brazil’s Gavea closes Fund V on $1.1bn

rio rioBrazilian private equity firm Gávea Investimentos has closed its fifth fund on $1.1bn, slightly below its initial limit of $1.5bn.

19 December 2014

Advent makes 3rd Brazilian deal in 2014 with Allied purchase

Brazil US buyout firm Advent International has agreed a deal to acquire Brazil-based tech product supplier Allied from One Equity Partners.

8 December 2014

Mexico’s Actinver closes in on $100m fund target

mexico-1259780-m Mexico-focused private equity firm Actinver is two-thirds of the way to hitting the $100m target for its debut fund.

5 December 2014

Brazil’s Monashees launches Fund VII with $140m target

Brazil Brazilian venture capital firm Monashees Capital has launched its seventh vehicle with a $140m target, AltAssets can reveal.

4 December 2014

Japan International Cooperation to invest $10m in LatAm green energy fund

solar Semi-governmental organisation the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is reportedly set to invest $10m into Latin America’s MGM Sustainable Energy Fund.

24 November 2014

Riverwood buys Brazilian payment processor Conductor

Xapo Debit Card Riverwood Capital has bought Brazilian payment processing business Conductor for an undisclosed amount.

18 November 2014

South Ventures supports Brazilian mobile phone seller Trocafone

mobile-phone-in-hand-1438232-2-m Latin American startup investor South Ventures has tapped its SV Invested Global Fund II to back Brazilian mobile phone e-commerce site Trocafone.

13 November 2014

Bain, Apax in joint $8.8bn bid for part of Portugal Telecom

telecommunication-tower-1-1362830-m Private equity firms Bain Capital and Apax Partners have reportedly launched a bid worth just over €7.075bn ($8.8 billion) to buy the Portuguese operating business of Portugal Telecom from Brazil telecom company Oi.

11 November 2014

Warburg Pincus hires MD to São Paulo office

business-tie-602266-m Private equity major Warburg Pincus has hired former Piero Minardi as managing director in the São Paulo office.

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