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Gerdau-Metaldom set to be DR's first international steel company

Friday, 24 October

Four firms have helped a joint-venture steel combination comprised of the Dominican Republic’s Industrias Nacionales and Brazil’s Gerdau merge with Dominican steelmaker Metaldom to form Gerdau-Metaldom – creating one of the largest manufacturers of the metal alloy in Central America and the Caribbean.

Tavarone Rovelli and Bruchou steer hybrid project finance deal

Friday, 24 October

Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani has helped a subsidiary of Argentine energy investment platform Grupo Albanesi obtain hybrid project finance worth US$26 million to upgrade a thermal power plant in the northern province of Santiago del Estero.

Shearman, Saco-Vertiz, Simpson Thacher and Miranda in Peruvian retail notes issuance

Friday, 24 October

InRetail, one of Peru’s largest retail managers, has turned to the New York, San Francisco and Washington, DC offices of Shearman & Sterling LLP and local firm Saco-Vertiz Abogados for a US$300 million notes issuance and parallel tender offer.

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