Diagnósticos da América S.A.’s $220 Million Local Notes Offering


Pinheiro Guimarães and Lobo de Rizzo advised on the deal

Diagnósticos da América S.A. – DASA, executed its $220 Million offering of local notes (debentures), in three different series with different maturity dates and payable returns. Bradesco BBI and Itaú BBA acted as underwriters.

The proceeds will will be used by DASA in for the refining of certain debt, reinforcement of working capital and ordinary course of its business.

DASA is the largest medical diagnosis group of Brasil and Latin America and one of the largest players in the world in this industry.

Pinheiro Guimarães advised DASA with Ivie Moura Alves (Picture) Carolina Cardoso Ramalho and Paula Rodrigues.

Lobo de Rizzo advised the underwriters with a team led by Caio Cossermelli.

Involved fees earner: Caio Cossermelli – Lobo & de Rizzo; Gabriela Scatolini Menten – Lobo & de Rizzo; Carolina Cardoso Ramalho – Pinheiro Guimarães; Ivie Moura Alves – Pinheiro Guimarães;

Law Firms: Lobo & de Rizzo; Pinheiro Guimarães;

Clients: Banco Bradesco BBI S.A.; Diagnósticos da América S.A.; Itaú BBA USA Securities;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.