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NOTICE TO THE MARKET

Brasil Brokers Participações S.A. (the “Company”), pursuant to Article 12 of CVM Instruction 358, hereby informs the market that the shareholder Wellington Management Company, LLP, a foreign investor according to Resolution 2,689/00, with head offices in the state of Massachusetts, United States of America, announced that on September 19, 2008, the accounts under its management reached an equity interest of 5.06% (five and six hundredths percent) in the Company and now hold 8,300,300 of the total of 163,973,200 common shares composing the capital stock of Brasil Brokers Participações S.A.

According to the correspondence received, “Wellington Management is registered as an investment adviser with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission under section 203 of the Investment Advisors Act of 1940, as amended and acts as discretionary investment manager on behalf of various separate accounts (the “Accounts”), that hold an interest in shares of the Company. The Accounts do not act as a group nor do they act in concert with respect to the interests in shares. Wellington Management acquired the interests in shares for the Accounts in its capacity as discretionary investment manager to, and solely for the benefit of, the Accounts, and the interests were acquired solely for investment purposes. The shares are registered in the name of the Accounts according to their respective holdings.”

The original document is filed at the Company’s head offices.

Rio de Janeiro, September 23, 2008

BRASIL BROKERS PARTICIPAÇÕES S.A.
Álvaro Soares
Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer

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