Banking and Finance
We advise local or foreign financial institutions, credit agencies and borrowers in all forms of domestic or cross-border financing transactions, corporate loans and highly structured deals, including project financing. We are involved in the drafting and negotiation of all underlying documents, such as facility agreements, security documents and other forms of credit support, as well as intercreditor agreements.
Our team has specific expertise in trade finance, such as export pre-payments, including with respect to foreign exchange controls and regulatory aspects, as well as in the structuring and implementation of the collateral usually used in these forms of financing, such as liens on crops, equipment, inventory, real estate property, receivables and other assets.
We are also active in cross-border transactions involving the accession of Brazilian subsidiaries as guarantors of facilities entered into by their foreign parent companies, including the structuring and implementation of the related collateral.
We also assist our clients in the structuring and negotiation of credit insurance and other forms of credit support.
Furthermore, our banking team has specific expertise in derivatives covering all types of underlying assets, such equity, currency, commodities or financial indices.
Our team has recognized expertise in assisting financial institutions and other market agents in connection with regulations issued by the Brazilian Central Bank or the Brazilian Securities Commission, including foreign exchange controls.