Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in São Paulo and New York, and Trench, Rossi e Watanabe Advogados in São Paulo have helped cosmetic company Natura issue notes worth US$750 million.
The initial purchasers hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo. White & Case LLP in New York and Miami is also thought to have advised the banks, but this could not be confirmed prior to publication.
This was Natura's first bond issuance on the international capital markets. Demand for the notes was high with total offers exceeding US$3 billion.
The deal closed on 1 February.
Counsel to Natura
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Partner William Curran and associates Adela Troconis, Liang Zhang and Jennifer Lin Ricci in New York and partner Manuel Garciadiaz and associate Lourenço Lopes-Sabino in São Paulo
Trench, Rossi e Watanabe Advogados
Partner Helen Naves and associates Fausto Teixeira, Fernanda Ferreira and Danilo Soares in São Paulo
Counsel to Bradesco BBI, Citigroup, HSBC and Itaú BBA
Pinheiro Neto Advogados
Partner Guilherme Monteiro, associates Tatiana Guazzelli and Marcello Pompilio in São Paulo