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Argentine road deal paves way for ICSID settlement

Argentine road deal paves way for ICSID settlement

22 June 2017

Spanish infrastructure group Abertis has agreed the preliminaries of a deal with Argentina over a toll-road concession that could lead to the settlement of claims pending before an ICSID tribunal.

Marval returns for TMF debt offer

20 June 2017

Argentine firm Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal has helped TMF Trust Company issue 500 million pesos (US$32 million) worth of debt instruments, in its capacity as financial trustee for CCF Créditos 18 Financial Trust.

Toyota debt issue calls on Errecondo and PAGBAM

19 June 2017

Errecondo González y Funes has helped the Argentine financing arm of Japanese car maker Toyota issue US$25 million in notes.

Zang Bergel and Tanoira Cassagne convene for real estate sale

16 June 2017

Argentine firm Zang, Bergel & Viñes Abogados has helped property developer IRSA purchase an office complex for US$29 million.

BFM&L, Clifford Chance and PAGBAM drive multi-lateral financing

16 June 2017

Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC, and Argentine firm Bruchou Fernández Madero & Lombardi have helped the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) grant a US$124 million loan to state-owned concessionaire Autopistas Urbanas (AUSA).

BFM&L makes customs and trade lateral hire

BFM&L makes customs and trade lateral hire

14 June 2017

Argentina’s Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has hired a partner for its customs and foreign trade department, less than two months after it promoted two to partner.

O&G a “huge regulatory challenge,” says Mexican competition commissioner

O&G a “huge regulatory challenge,” says Mexican competition commissioner

14 June 2017

Mexico’s antitrust agency faces a huge but necessary challenge to regulate the midstream and downstream sectors to encourage free-market competition, said Alejandro Faya Rodriguez, a commissioner at the country’s antitrust watchdog, speaking at Latin Lawyer's 8th annual oil & gas conference, held last month in Mexico City.

Pérez Alati behind YPF syndicated credit line

11 June 2017

Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz (h) has helped a syndicate of banks led by Banco Santander Río provide a US$179 million loan to Argentine state-owned energy company YPF.

Beccar Varela makes two new partners

Beccar Varela makes two new partners

09 June 2017

Argentine firm Estudio Beccar Varela has promoted two lawyers to partner, adding weight to its administrative and customs practices.

Cleary, Shearman, BFM&L and Cabanellas return for Buenos Aires debt offering

09 June 2017

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP’s New York and Buenos Aires offices and Cabanellas Etchebarne Kelly have helped regular client, the Argentine province of Buenos Aires, issue 15.2 billion pesos (US$949 million) of debt, in the province’s first international offering of peso-denominated bonds governed by Argentine law.