São Paulo, Brazil – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, represented Méliuz, an innovative Brazilian online marketplace and fintech, and the participating selling shareholders, in its $103 million initial public offering of shares listed on the B3 exchange on November 6, 2020.
The IPO was structured as a registered public offering in Brazil and international private placement to qualified investors on a Rule 144A / Regulation S basis. The Brazilian underwriters and international placement agents included Bradesco BBI, BTG Pactual, Itau BBA and XP Investments acting as placement agents.
Partner David Flechner led the Paul Hastings team, which also included associates Filipe Lima and Diana Balassiano, with support from partner David Makso, of counsel Vadim Avdeychik, and associate Rob Wilson.
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