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Cescon Barrieu leads TTR’s 2018 M&A Ranking

Institutional — January 11, 2019

According to the ranking released by Transactional Track Record (TTR), our firm closed 2018 leading the Mergers & Acquisitions table by total value of transactions, totalizing US$16,15 billion in 65 transactions – a 213,12% increase over the same period in 2017.
In addition, we also conquered the 1st place in Latin America by number of transactions according to the Thomson Reuters ranking.
These results confirm our expertise and leadership in the M&A practice, with a highly qualified team. In a merger and acquisition transaction, several teams are needed to coordinate their actions in order to deliver the best solution to our clients. It’s part of our essence to help our clients in the country’s most difficult, sophisticated and innovative transactions.

Highlights

Among the highlights of the year are the merger of Suzano and Fibria, the hostile takeover bid by Enel to acquire control of Eletropaulo and the Eletrobras auction.