Tags: 3i, Atlântico Sul Capital Partners, Brazil, Private Equity
(Press Release) We are very pleased to announce the formation of Atlântico Sul Capital Partners, a new Brazilian private equity manager, established by 3i Brazil former partners Marcelo Di Lorenzo and Rodrigo Galvão.
Tags: BNDES, Brazil, Investments, Private Equity, Venture Capital
(LatinFinance) Brazil’s development bank will invest in up to 12 private equity companies and support Bovespa Mas trading, in a drive to facilitate capital markets access for the country’s smaller firms. Read more
Tags: Brazil, Darby Private Equity, Fundraising, Infrastructure
(Alt Assets) Emerging markets-focused Darby Private Equity is nearing a final close for a Brazilian-focused infrastructure fund. Read more at Alt Assets.
Tags: Brazil, BTG Pactual, Fundraising
(Alt Assets) Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual is seeking US$1.5b for a new private equity fund. Read more at Alt Assets.
Tags: ABVCAP, Brazil, Carlyle Group, Human Resources
(Press Release) Fernando Borges, Managing Director and “Co-head” of the Carlyle Group private equity operations in Brazil and in South America, has just been elected new president of the Brazilian Association of Private Equity & Venture Capital (ABVCAP), for the term of two years (2014-2016). Read more
Tags: Accelerator, Brazil, Plug and Play, Saeed Amidi, Venture Capital
(TechCrunch) The warp and weft of Saeed Amidi’s family story – transitioning from Iranian immigrants fleeing revolution in the 1970s to running a multi-million-dollar global family office and a vast technology accelerator network – is one that could only have been woven in Silicon Valley. Read more
Tags: Brazil, Fashion, Kaszek ventures, OQVestir, Retail, Tiger Global, TMG Capital
(Startupi) OQVestir, the leading online store for female luxury fashion, received its third investment of US$30m in a round that included funding from TMG Capital. Previous rounds included investments from Kaszek Ventures and Tiger Global. The objective of the new round is to continue with its plans for expansion. Read more
Tags: Brazil, GIC, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Sovereign Wealth Fund
(Pensions & Investments) Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Private Ltd. officially opened an office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday. Read more
Tags: A5 Internet Investments, Brazil, e-commerce, E2E, Fashion
(Press Release) A5 Internet Investments, an investment company in web business headed by entrepreneur Paul Humberg, has just made a contribution of US$5m to e-commerce fashion platform, E2E. Read more