Alta Ventures Backs kubo.financiero

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(Press Release) kubo.financiero adds new partners to its capital structure: Alta Ventures México and Capital Emprendedor with an investment of US$1.7m to reach a total of US$3.7m of capital. Read more

Movile Invests US$15m in Apontador, The Leading Local Business Reviews and Search Brand in Latin America

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(Press Release) Apontador, the industry leading service that helps twenty million Latin Americans each month find and review what they need from over ten million local businesses and restaurants, is receiving fifteen million dollars from Movile, Latin America’s leading mobile commerce platform.

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M&A Boutique Aims to Capture R$300m Fund (em português)

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(Valor Economico) A A:10 Investimento e Assessoria is in the process of capturing a private equity fund for R$300m. The idea is to apply these resources to small and medium businesses in the consumer and retail sector.

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Loggi Receives Contribution of R$10m Qualcomm Ventures

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(E-Commerce News) Loggi, an online express delivery service that connects clients directly with messengers through a computer or cell, announced a new investment round for R$10m raised by the Venture Capital Fund Monashees Capital and Qualcomm Inc through its Venture Capital Group, Qualcomm Ventures. Read more

HelloFood Makes Fourth Acquisition of the Year and Incorporates Entrega Delivery (em português)

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(Startupi) HelloFood, the busines leader for online food delivery service present in 45 countries and affiliated with brands like FoodPanda and Delivery Club, announces the acquisition of Entrega Delivery. With the entrance of Entrega Delivery, HelloFood exceeds of 2,500 restaurants with a presents in more than 30 Brazilian cities, reinforcing its growth in the country. Read more

British Food Delivery Giant Just Eat Forms Joint Venture with Brazil’s iFood

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(Dealbook) Just Eat, the British online food-ordering giant that has been expanding globally, has decided to join the competition in Brazil rather than continue fighting it. Read more

MIF Invests in Promotora’s Medellín-based VC Fund with a Focus on Companies in the Pacific Alliance (en español)

(PulsoSocial) The Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) approved an equity investment of US$4m in Early Growth Promoter II, a venture capital fund based in Medellín (Colombia) managed Promotora SA. Read more

Riverstone and EnCap Invest US$225m Each in Mexican Oil and Gas Company

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(PEHub) Riverstone Holdings and EnCap Investments have each committed US$225mto Sierra Oil & Gas, a Mexican exploration and production company. Infraestructura Institucional, a Mexican infrastructure private equity firm, committed US$75m to the company. All three investors have the option to double their existing commitments once initial equity has been deployed. Read more

Precifica Receives R$3m from Hi Partners (em português)

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(E-commerce News) Precifica, an intelligent pricing platform for businesses, announced an investment of R$3m from Hi Partners, a holding company focused on innovative Tech and Internet companies. The investment will be used to improve the platform. Read more

H.I.G. Capital Backs Grupo NZN and Click Jogos Merger

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(PEHub) H.I.G. Capital has completed strategic investments in Grupo NZN and Click Jogos, both Brazil digital media businesses. As part of the transaction, NZN and Click Jogos will merge. Read more