General Atlantic Exits Smiles (em português)

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(InfoMoney) General Atlantic fully exited multi-airline frequent flyer company, Smiles. Itaú BBA analysts view this as an attractive buying opportunity for other investors. Read more

BelezaNaWeb Raises $30M To Bring Brazil’s Beauty Market Online

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(TechCrunch) Brazil’s leading beauty ecommerce company, BelezaNaWeb (“Beauty on the web”), has raised a $30M Series C round from an undisclosed New York City private equity firm. Read more

Undertone Acquires Argentinian Startup Sparkflow, Cygnus Capital’s First Exit (en español)

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(Pulso Social) Undertone, a U.S. company specializing in digital marketing solutions for big brands, announced the acquisition of Sparkflow, the leading Latin American platform for multi-screen Rich Media experiences for marketing. Read more

GP Investments Increases Stake in Centauro (em português)

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( GP investments increased its stake indirectly owned by private equity fund GP Capital Partners with other co-investors to 36.5 percent in Centauro, a Brazilian sporting goods store. Read more

Squadra Acquires Rede Imaginarium (em português)

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(Sociedade Brasileira de Varejo e Consumo) Two and a half years after its initial investment, Squadra increased its steak in retail company Rede Imaginarium acquiring 100% of its operations. Read more

GetNinjas Receives Investment of R$40m led by Tiger Global Management (em português)

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(Baguete) Get Ninjas received a round of investment totaling R$40m. The investment marks the entrance of Tiger Global Management as one of the platforms investors, in addition to Monashees Capital and Kaszek Ventures. Read more

Gávea Buys Minority Stake in Paschoalotto (em português)

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(Infomoney) A divsion of Gávea Investimentos disbursed more than US$100m for a minority stake in Paschoalotto late last month. Read more

Brazil’s Descomplica Attracts US$7m Growth Capital Led by Amadeus Capital Partners

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(Press Release) Amadeus Capital Partners’ global Digital Prosperity Fund has led a Series C funding of US$7m in Descomplica, Brazil’s largest online classroom. Existing investors in the company, including The Social+Capital Partnership, Valor Capital Group, and Valar Ventures, participated in the financing. Read more

Kinea Buys Stake in Eliane (em português)

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(Fusões & Aquisições) Kinea, private equity manager of Itaú, has just invested US$150m in tile manufacturer Eliane SA-Revestimentos Ceramicos and now holds a minority stake in the company. Read more

Monashees and Qualcomm Ventures Invest R$6m in Meus Pedidos (em português)

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(Fusões & Aquisições) Monashees Capital and Qualcomm Ventures invested R$6m in sales management software Meus Pedidos. Read more