October 2, 2020
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
Registration Statement on Form F-4
Filed October 2, 2020
File No. 333-248562
Dear Mr. Austin:
Pursuant to Rule 461 promulgated under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, StoneCo Ltd. hereby requests acceleration of the effectiveness of the Registration Statement on Form F-4 referred to above, so that it will become effective at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on October 5, 2020 or as soon thereafter as is practicable.
Please contact Byron B. Rooney (Tel. (212) 450-4658; email@example.com) or Daniel Brass (Tel. (212) 450-4153; firstname.lastname@example.org) of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP with any questions you may have regarding this request. In addition, please notify Mr. Rooney or Mr. Brass when this request for acceleration has been granted.
|By:||/s/ Thiago dos Santos Piau|
|Name:||Thiago dos Santos Piau|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|