Marcelo Di Lorenzo and Rodrigo Galvão Form Atlântico Sul Capital Partners

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(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.

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BNDES Looks to PE Funds, Direct Investment Amid Growth-Company Rush

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(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

Ideiasnet Announces the Sale of iMusica to Claro

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(Press Release) Ideiasnet announced the sale of its stake in iMusica, a Brazil-based digital content distributor, to Claro S.A. Read more

H.I.G. Capital Invests in a Leading Managed Print Services Company in Rio de Janeiro

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(Businesswire) H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private investment firm, announced that its Brazilian affiliate has made a significant investment in Office Total, a leading Brazilian Managed Print Services provider. Read more

Northgate Capital Acquires a Minority Stake in HDS

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(Press Release) Northgate Capital, the global private equity fund manager, has acquired a minority stake in Health Digital Systems, S.A.P.I. de C.V. through a transaction that allows Northgate to inject capital up to US$25m. Read more

SCL Energia Activa Secures Around US$100m for New fund

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(Alt Assets) Chilean private equity firm SCL Energia Activa has reportedly raised one third of its second energy fund. Americas Energy Fund II has secured commitments of US$100m towards its US$300m target. Read more at Alt Assets

Morgan Stanley AIP to Partner with Brazilian Self-Storage Operator, GuardeAqui

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(PEHub) GuardeAqui, which operates Brazilian self-storage facilities, has entered a joint venture with Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners. Morgan Stanley will join GuardeAqui’s current partner, Equity International. Read more

Alothon Attracts US$85m of Commitments for New Latin America Fund

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(Alt Assets) Latin America-focused private equity firm Alothon Group has picked up more than US$85m towards a new buyout vehicle, AltAssets has learned. Read more at Alt Assets.

Riverwood Capital Raises More than $350m for New Fund

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(Alt Assets) Private equity firm Riverwood Capital has raised more than $350m for its latest fund, AltAssets has learned. Read more at Alt Assets.

Carlos Slim’s Private Equity Fund Exits Landsteiner Scientific

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(Alt Assets) Sinca Imbursa, the private equity fund run by the world’s second richest man, has exited its stake in Mexican pharmaceutical business Landsteiner Scientific. Read more at Alt Assets