Brazil’s Ouro Fino IPO Prices at Top of Range on Strong Demand

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(Reuters) Brazilian veterinary products maker Ouro Fino Saúde Animal Participações SA’s initial public offering priced at the top of the suggested price range on Friday, as investor demand for the nation’s first IPO of the year came in stronger than expected. Read more

Properati Receives New Round of Real Estate Investments (em português)

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(Startupi) Properati, a platform with 400 thousand properties in Brazil and 130 million in Argentina, received a new investment round of R$5m from investment funds NEVEQ and NXTP. Read more

Technisys Raises US$13m to Continue Empowering Latin American Banks (en español)

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(Pulso Social) Technisys, the startup that empowers banks is exhibiting their services through different channels, raised US$13m in a funding round Serie B by Intel Capital, Alta Ventures, KaszeK Ventures, Endeavor Catalyst and former investor Holdinvest. Read more

Chuck E. Cheese buys Peter Piper Pizza

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(PEHub) CEC Entertainment, which is backed by Apollo Global Management, has acquired Peter Piper Pizza. Financial terms weren’t announced. The seller is ACON Investments. Peter Piper is a pizza and entertainment restaurant chain that operates 32 company-owned locations and 115 franchises in the southwestern U.S. and Mexico. North Point Advisors provided financial advice to Peter Piper. Read more

AlaMaula Invests in South Ventures Fund

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(South Ventures) The Founder of AlaMaula invested in South Venture’s SV Global Fund II, which has received investments from over 200 investors. Read more

Axon Partners Group Expands Background Amerigo Ventures to Peru and Mexico and Extends Up to US$100m (en español)

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(Pulso Social) Axon Partners Group’s investment division is expanding its digital economy growth fund, Amerigo Ventures, to target Mexico and Peru and increasing the size of the fund to US$100m. Read more

Enterprise Mobility and Big Data Invested to Innovate Agribusiness (em português)

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(Startupi) Strider, a startup dedicated to technological innovations in agribusiness and headquartered in Belo Horizonte, received an investment of R$5m from Barn Investimentos and launched a breakthrough technology for controlling pests. Read more

VC-backed Delivery Hero buys Subdelivery

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(PEHub) German online food ordering platform Delivery Hero has acquired Brazilian online delivery service Subdelivery. No financial terms were disclosed. Delivery Hero’s backers include Insight Venture Partners, Kite Ventures and Vostok Nafta. Read more

Linzor Capital Partners Announces Transaction in Mexico

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(Press Release) Opticas del AH, a Linzor Capital Partners portfolio company, merged with Devlyn Holdings, parent company of Opticas Devlyn, the best-known brand in the Mexican optical industry, creating the largest eyewear retailer in Latin America with 1,170 points of sale. Read more

Baidu Buys Peixe Urbano (em português)

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(Startupi) Baidu announced the purchase of local commerce platform, Peixe Urbano, for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is another step in an expansion of operations in Brazil for the company also known as the Chinese Google for being the biggest search engine in the country, even though it provides other services. Peixe Urbano has received Series A and B investments from Monashees, Tiger Global Management and General Atlantic. Read more