Lojas Americanas’s $500 Million Notes Offering

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão, White & Case, Skadden and Pinheiro Neto advised on the transaction

JSM Global, operating as a subsidiary of Lojas Americanas, executed its offering of $500 million 4.750 % due 2030.

Banco BTG Pactual– Cayman Branch, BofA Securities, Itau BBA USA Securities, Banco Bradesco BBI, Citigroup Global Markets, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan Securities and Santander Investment Securities, acted as joint bookrunners on the offering.

Lojas Americanas S.A. operates a chain of retail stores. The Company, led by Miguel Gomes Pereira Sarmiento Gutierrez and Carlos Eduardo Rosalba Padilha provides traditional, express, and convenience stores, as well as digital platform through B2W Digital and Ame, the fintech.

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão advised Lojas Americanas S.A. with Camila Goldberg Calcavanti (Picture), Monique Mavignier, Conrado Stievani and Alexandre Roscoe Lindenberg.

White & Case advised Lojas Americanas S.A. in US.

Skadden advised Banco BTG Pactual S.A. – Cayman Branch, BofA Securities, Inc., Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc., Banco Bradesco BBI S.A., Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Santander Investment Securities Inc. with Mathias von Bernuth, Jonathan A. Lewis, Julien Apollon, Carlo von Hanstein, David Birch, Vinicius Fadanelli, Victor Hollender, Ryan Rott.

Pinheiro Neto Advogados advised the Joint Bookrunners with Ricardo Simões Russo, Fernando S. Dos Santos Zorzo,  Marcos Saldanha Proença, Gustavo Guedes Araújo and Luísa Reis Lopes Correia.

Involved fees earner: Camila Goldberg Cavalcanti – Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragào; Monique Mavignier – Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragào; Alexandre Roscoe Lindenberg – Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragào; Conrado Stievani – Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragào; Fernando dos Santos Zorzo – Pinheiro Neto; Gustavo Guedes Araújo – Pinheiro Neto; Ricardo Simões Russo – Pinheiro Neto; Marcos Saldanha Proenca – Pinheiro Neto; Julien Apollon – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; David Birch – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Vinicius Fadanelli – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Victor Hollender – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Jonathan Lewis – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Ryan Rott – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Mathias von Bernuth – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Carlo von Hanstein – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;

Law Firms: Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragào; Pinheiro Neto; Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;

Clients: Banco Bradesco BBI S.A.; Banco BTG Pactual S.A. – Cayman Branch; Bank of America Securities; Citigroup Global Markets Ltd; Goldman Sachs & Co.; Itaú BBA USA Securities; JP Morgan Securities; Lojas Americanas S.A.; Santander Investment Securities Inc.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.