BroadSpan Advises RJ Consultores on Sale of 60% stake to Bematech

Belo Horizonte, Brazil – On January 14, 2014, RJ Participações (“RJ Consultores” or the “Company”) concluded the sale of 60% of its equity to Bematech. The transaction value will be adjusted in March 2015, considering the Company’s performance, based on the 2014 consolidated EBITDA multiple of 6.5x.

Sandals Acquires Barbados’ Almond Casuarina Beach Club

On December 16th 2013, Sandals Resorts International acquired 100% of the Almond Casuarina Beach Club (“ACB”) resort through the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Casuarina Beach Club Limited ("CBCL"), an associated company of Almond Resorts Inc., Goddard Holdings Limited and Neal & Massy Holdings Limited.

Dock Brasil Ltda. Announces Equity Raise of up to US$23MM

On October 2013, Dock Brasil Ltda. announced an equity financing raise of up to US$23 MM from Mantiq Investimentos and Mare Investimentos.

France’s Vinci Park Enters the Brazilian Market

On July 12th 2013, leading French parking operator Vinci Park acquired a 50% stake in MOVING, one of the main parking companies in the Southern region of Brazil, operating over 30,000 parking spaces.

Newland International Properties Corp. exits Chapter 11 Prepackaged Plan of Reorganization

Panama City, Panama, July 8, 2013 – Newland International Properties, Corp. (“Newland”) is pleased to announce that it has successfully consummated its Chapter 11 plan of reorganization (the “Plan”) and the restructuring of its $220 million 9.50% Senior Secured Notes due November 2014 (the “Notes”). Newland filed for chapter 11 on April 30, 2013 and swiftly obtained bankruptcy court approval of the Plan approximately one month later. The Plan became effective on July 3, 2013. Under the Plan, holders of Notes received new Senior Secured Notes due July 2017, while Newland’s shareholders retained 100% of the equity in Newland.


Miami Based Investment Banking Firm Adds Talent to Fuel Future Development 

Belize Debt Exchange Offer Closes

Belmopan, Belize, March 20, 2013 - The Government of Belize announced today that it has successfully closed its exchange of its U.S. Dollar Bonds due 2029 for new Belize U.S. Dollar Bonds due 2038 (the “2038 Bonds”).

Fatum Holdings N.V. Acquires Royal & Sun Alliance (Antilles) N.V

Willemstad, Curacao - Fatum Holdings N.V. (Fatum) announced on December 19, 2012 the acquisition by Fatum of 100% of the issued share capital of Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance (Antilles) N.V. from the RSA Group and Maduro & Curiel’s Bank. The financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. The transaction received all necessary approvals from the Regulators in Curacao, Sint Maarten, Aruba and the islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba and closed on April 18, 2013.

Guardian Holdings Limited Acquires Globe Insurance Company of Jamaica Limited

Kingston, Jamaica/Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago - Guardian Holdings Limited (GHL), in a joint statement with Lascelles de Mercado & Co. Limited (LdM), announced on September 11, 2012 the acquisition by GHL of 100% of the issued share capital of Globe Insurance Company of Jamaica Limited (Globe) from LdM, for a cash consideration of US$38 Million. The transaction was approved by the Financial Service Commission of Jamaica and closed on November 19, 2012.