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Nader, Hayaux & Goebel makes new capital markets partner

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel makes new capital markets partner

08 December 2017

Mexico's Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has promoted another member of its capital markets practice, in response to an increase in international and local debt offerings.

Petrobras receives US$198 million from Operation Car Wash

08 December 2017

Brazilian federal prosecutors have returned US$198 million to Petrobras, the largest single repayment of funds recovered during a criminal investigation in the country’s history.

Shearman promotes LatAm capital markets lawyer to partner

08 December 2017

Shearman & Sterling LLP has promoted a member of its New York Latin America practice to partner.

Toesca buys tower blocks in largest acquisition by Chilean fund

08 December 2017

Claro & Cía has helped Chilean asset management company Toesca obtain a syndicated loan worth 2.6 billion Unidad de Fomento (US$4 million) to fund the purchase of three corporate tower blocks from real estate developer Sencorp.

Lexincorp helps LaGeo in bond offer

08 December 2017

Salvadorean energy company LaGeo has hired local firm Lexincorp for a bond issuance worth US$40 million. 

Pérez Alati retained for Comafi issuance

08 December 2017

Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz (h) has worked on a US$28 million issuance by Argentina’s Banco Comafi.

Machado Meyer and Lefosse in Telefônica issue

08 December 2017

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian telecoms company Telefônica issue unsecured debentures worth 1 billion reais (US$308 million).

Negri & Pueyrredon in major Argentine art deal

Negri & Pueyrredon in major Argentine art deal

07 December 2017

Negri & Pueyrredon has helped urban developer Pinamar complete Argentina’s largest private contemporary sculpture acquisition.

LatAm gas power project finance is diversifying, hear delegates

LatAm gas power project finance is diversifying, hear delegates

07 December 2017

Finance for gas power projects is starting to come from less traditional sources, but the associated legislation is far from perfect in Brazil and Mexico, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer’s 5th Annual Regional Project Finance Summit, held in Washington, DC last month.

IC Power divests its entire LatAm energy business

IC Power divests its entire LatAm energy business

07 December 2017

Norton Rose Fulbright in New York has acted as lead counsel for global investment manager I Squared Capital in its US$1.2 billion acquisition of IC Power’s entire Latin American energy portfolio.