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Lexincorp steers Honduras social financing

14 June 2017

Lexincorp in Honduras has helped UK investment manager BlueOrchard grant a US$25 million loan to Ficohsa Bank Honduras.

Grupo Monge closes cross-border syndicated financing

22 May 2017

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York, Vector Legal in Costa Rica, Guatemalan firm Bufete López Cordero, García & Bodán (Honduras), Lexincorp in San Salvador and Peruvian firm García Sayán Abogados have helped retailer Grupo Monge obtain a syndicated multijurisdictional loan worth US$120 million.

Central American firms launch regional alliance

Central American firms launch regional alliance

16 May 2017

Five Central American firms in different jurisdictions have launched a non-exclusive strategic alliance to provide regional coverage to their clients.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Honduras

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Honduras

10 April 2017

Latin Lawyer continues with its run-through of the region’s leading business law firms. Today’s focus is Honduras, as analysed in the 19th edition of Latin Lawyer 250.

Multiple firms in Unicomer US$350 million bond offer

05 April 2017

Twelve firms have helped Salvadorean retailer Unicomer issue bonds worth US$350 million.

Who represents Latin America's biggest companies?

10 March 2017

LACCA has released its landmark research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 100 companies.

Latin Lawyer launches industry-focused investment guide series

08 February 2017

Latin Lawyer is proud to present The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment – the first in a new series of Latin Lawyer practice and industry investment guides.

Grupo Roble obtains IFC loan

08 February 2017

The El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama offices of Central American law firm Arias have helped the International Finance Corporation grant Salvadorean real estate developer Grupo Roble a US$45 million loan.

2016: a year in review

06 February 2017

While 2016 marked the rise of populism in the US and Europe, in Latin America business-friendly administrations took the reins of several of the region’s countries. With this in mind, law firms stocked up departments in preparation for an expected uptick in transactional work. Latin Lawyer takes a look at the most significant of these developments.

Arnold & Porter and García Bodán in US$700 million Honduras issue

03 February 2017

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP in New York and García & Bodán (Honduras) have helped the government of Honduras issue sovereign bonds worth US$700 million in the state’s first cross-border issue in three years.