Rock Content Receives Investment of R$6m from e.Bricks and Digital News Venture (em português)

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(E-Commerce News) Rock Content, a marketing content start-up, announced receiving an investment of R$6m from e.Bricks and Digital News Ventures. With the new round of investment, the business will expand operations, accelerate growth, make strategic relationships and develop new business streams. Read more

Confrapar Invests R$3m in ChefsClub (em português)

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(Startupi) Confrapar, an investment firm specializing in technology business, concluded negotiations to invest in ChefsClub, a major gastronomy player in Brazil. Chefsclub connects more than 100,000 customers with 1200 restaurants in 20 cities. Read more

Brazil’s FIR Capital Makes a Control Investment in SolarVolt (em português)

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(Época NEGÓCIOS) FIR Capital, one of the most prominent tech investment firms in Brazil, will announce an investment in SolarVolt, a solar panel installation company. Financial details were not disclosed, but FIR Capital will be the majority stakeholder in the company. Read more

Accel Invests US$100m in QMC (em português)

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(Valor Econômico) A group of investors led by american private equity firm Accel Partners made an investment of US$100m in QMC Telecom International, a company that builds and manages mobile phone towers. Read more

Advent International Acquires Brazil’s Faculdade da Serra Gaúcha

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(Press Release) Advent announced that it has agreed to acquire Faculdade da Serra Gaúcha (FSG), a leading private higher education company located in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. Read more

Netshoes Receives US$45m Investment from Riverwood Capital & the IFC (em português)

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(E-Commerce News) Netshoes announced receiving a third investment of US$45m from Riverwood Capital, a venture capital fund specializing in technology, and the International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank. Read more

Actis & Energias Renovaveis to Invest in Acciona to Expand Win Turbines in Brazil

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(SeeNews Renewables) Spanish firm Acciona announced a deal with Energias Renovaveis and private equity firm Actis to supply turbines for a 195-MW wind complex in the northeastern Brazilian state of State of Piaui. Read more

PDG Will Increase Capital to US$500m (em português)

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(Valor Econômico) For the second time in almost three years, Vinci Partners has increased its share in PDG. Vinci Parnters, founded by BTG Pactual, has agreed to invest R$300m in the business. This is the minimum amount of capital increase, which could reach up to R$500m. Read more

São Paulo Innovation Fund Invests R$2m in Medical Solutions Startup, Ventrix (em português)

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(Fusões & Aquisições) Paulista and Criatec Fund II made an investment of R$5m in Ventrix, a Brazilian startup focused on providing innovative medical solutions. Read more

Carlyle Closes on R$700m (em português)

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(SVBC) American fund manager, Carlyle Group, closed R$700m in partnership with Banco do Brasil and local pension funds. Read more