BTG Pactual Studies Acquisition of BR Malls Control, Veja Says

Banco BTG Pactual SA is studying the acquisition of a controlling stake in BR Malls Participacoes SA, Brazil’s biggest owner of shopping malls, Veja magazine said in its Radar column, without saying where it obtained the information.

A BTG Pactual press representative, who asked not to be identified because of internal policy, told Bloomberg News that the Sao Paulo-based bank doesn’t comment on market speculation.

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