FFrom its creation in 1983 as a modest securities dealer shop
in Rio de Janeiro, BTG Pactual has covered a lot of ground,
becoming one of the leading investment banks in Brazil under
chief executive André Esteves.
PRIVATE EQUITY DEAL - From Strength to Strength
BTG Pactual $1.8bn Stake Purchase
It was probably an indication of the bank’s
success, and the rising fortunes of Brazil itself, that BTG
Pactual managed to raise $1.8 billion from the sale of an 18.6%
stake in its business in December 2010 to a group of the
world’s most recognized investors, including
sovereign wealth funds.
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