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Investment Funds

Fundraising and investing capital are hardly a simple job. Dealing at a competitive environment, with multipart structures and a broad regulation calls for a reliable legal advice to keep you on a safe path.

Cescon Barrieu is one of the very few firms in Brazil with a dedicated investment fund practice. Our team is recognized for the depth and breadth of its experience in advising on the formation, operation, management, marketing, and regulation of investment funds. Our lawyers advise investors, managers, administrators, custodians, underwriters, hedge funds, venture capital, and private equity funds on the entire spectrum of fund formation and operation including on tax, regulatory, and securities matters. Our vast experience in dealing with the Securities Commission (CVM) enables our lawyers to provide solutions to seemingly impossible cases involving regulated investment funds, and to have unique insights into trends and developments in regulations. Our investment clients include financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity firms, asset managers, and investors.

“The firm has built on its M&A and finance strength to create a strong profile in the private equity sphere, with a steady flow of fund clients”
(Latin Lawyer 250 2018)