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Pinheiro Neto Advogados

Investment Funds

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What the team is known for

Highly respected department enjoying an enviable reputation in the local and international investment funds market. Team maintains a growing presence in the sector advising major sponsors on the structuring of innovative investment vehicles, as well as related fund-raising transactions. Well versed in the full range of instruments, including private equity, receivables and exchange-traded funds. Typical mandates also include high-stakes negotiations between funds' LP and GP.

Notable practitioners

Caio Ferreira Silva attracts widespread praise: "I instruct him with complex transactions because he is creative and knowledgeable of investment funds regulations and corporate governance," reports a commentator, while another confirms: "I really enjoyed working with him in the development of a new product that required thorough regulatory assessment." He assists sponsors and investors with the full range of structured fund mandates. "Caio combines impressive knowledge with an innovative and entrepreneurial attitude," concludesa client.

Market commentators are quick to recognise partner Enrico Bentivegna 's strength in connection with commercial and credit rights funds. He is routinely called upon by key fund managers to assist with the formation and capitalisation of investment vehicles through the public and private issuance of quotas. Bentivegna is additionally qualified to provide counsel on matters related to real estate and private equity funds.

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Overview

Our funds team adopts an innovative approach to classic structures encompassing investment funds and related transactional work, combining the broad knowledge of its members in the financial and capital markets, corporate and structured finance spaces with the experience and expertise in other areas bearing on the structuring of projects, such as P/E and VC, tax, banking, securitization, real estate, litigation, bankruptcy and payment arrangements.

This unique combination resulted in a pioneering and versatile practice in the investment fund industry, capable of tailoring and offering personalized legal and regulatory services across industries, even in those innovative, sophisticated or complex projects involving multidisciplinary areas of law.

Our team has solid experience in all types of transactions involving investment funds –  whether structured or unstructured – including equity investment funds (FIP), credit rights investment funds (FIDCs), real estate investment funds (FII) and ETFs (index funds).

We advise publicly-held companies in the most varied situations: offers of securities, interface with market regulators, corporate and debt restructuring, and M&A operations. We also have partnerships with several foreign offices and partners, which allows us to enable a variety of cross-border transactions governed by applicable laws and regulations of different jurisdictions.

Investment Funds

Pinheiro Neto Advogados

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Location

Rua Hungria, 1100

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

01455-906

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Investment Funds


Caio Ferreira Silva
Band 3
Enrico Bentivegna
Band 3