December 15, 2020

Milbank Advises FS Bioenergia in Inaugural Green Bond Offering


Milbank LLP advised FS Agrisolutions Indústria de Biocombustíveis Ltda. (FS Bioenergia), one of Brazil’s largest producers of ethanol and a market leader in the production of environmentally friendly biofuels (as well as a leading Brazilian producer of animal nutrition products made from corn), in its inaugural $550 million green bond offering of 144A/Reg S secured notes.

The Milbank deal team was led by Global Capital Markets partners Marcelo Mottesi and Fabiana Sakai, with associates Bodie Stewart and Amanda Borges. The team also included Alternative Investments partner John Williams and associates Maya Grant, Nathaniel Bachelis, Elizabeth Martinez and Victoria Jones Yilmaz and Tax partner Andrew Walker.

Mr. Mottesi, head of Milbank’s Global Capital Markets practice said: “We are pleased to have advised FS Bioenergia in its inaugural green bond offering. The success of the offering indicates investors’ ongoing interest in fueling sustainability and preserving the environment.”