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Mexico City’s new six runway airport is expected to cost US$13 billion

Four firms steer US$3 billion financing of Mexico City mega airport

Friday, 9 October

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP's New York and Washington, DC offices and Jones Day (Mexico) have helped the state-owned concessionaire building Mexico City’s six-runway airport obtain a revolving credit facility worth US$3 billion from a syndicate of banks to fund the development.

Costa Rica’s Pacheco Coto shakes up governance

Friday, 9 October

Humberto Pacheco Alpizar has assumed the newly created position of chairman at Pacheco Coto (Costa Rica) as the firm consolidates its transition to a more institutionalised model.

OECD measures raise questions over PE tax structuring

Friday, 9 October

Juan Pablo Schwencke, Alejandro Santoyo, Carlos José Rolim de Mello, Andrés Hoyos-Ramírez and Victor Hollender
With Latin America’s biggest economies preparing to introduce sweeping legislation to counter tax avoidance, a lack of clarity over the scope of the laws could mean the legality of private equity tax structures is called into question, agreed panellists speaking at Latin Lawyer’s 6th Annual Private Equity Conference in New York last month.

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