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Mexico's largest wind farm gets credit line

Mexico's largest wind farm gets credit line

18 August 2017

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has helped sustainable energy investor Zuma Energía obtain a US$600 million loan to fund the construction of the largest wind farm in Mexico, located in the town of Reynosa, close to the Texas border.

Vista makes landmark US$650 million IPO in Mexico

Vista makes landmark US$650 million IPO in Mexico

17 August 2017

Four offices of Latham & Watkins LLP and Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC in Mexico City has helped Mexico's first publicly-traded energy investment company Vista Oil & Gas raise US$650 million in an initial public offering (IPO).

Cleary and Ritch Mueller behind US$5 billion Pemex debt issuance

17 August 2017

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP has helped long-term client Pemex make a US$5 billion debt offering.

Mexichem pays US$1.8 billion for Israeli irrigation company

Mexichem pays US$1.8 billion for Israeli irrigation company

16 August 2017

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP's New York, Palo Alto and Brussels offices have helped private equity firm Permira sell an Israeli irrigation systems company to Mexican petrochemicals and PVC manufacturer Mexichem for US$1.8 billion.

Mexican broadcaster taps Singapore debt market

15 August 2017

Winston & Strawn LLP and Norton Rose Fulbright's New York offices and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City have helped Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca issue US$400 million worth of notes listed on the Singapore stock exchange.

Sustainable fishing group hires Holland & Knight in Mexico

Sustainable fishing group hires Holland & Knight in Mexico

14 August 2017

Holland & Knight (Mexico) has helped a group of Mexican tuna fishing companies acquire a sustainability certification for 36 of their vessels operating in the Tropical Eastern Pacific ocean.

White & Case advises real estate trust on debt program

14 August 2017

White & Case SC has helped real estate trust FibraShop increase the maximum amount of a dual programme of short and long-term debt instruments from 5 billion pesos (US$279 million) to 8 billion pesos (US$446 million).

Mexico's antitrust watchdog say more generic drug competition needed

11 August 2017

Mexico's antitrust watchdog says the country needs to remove regulatory barriers to generic drug competition.  

Fovissste issues first mortgage-backed offering in 2017

11 August 2017

Chávez Vargas Abogados has helped Mexico's state-owned mortgage provider Fovissste issue bonds worth US$383 million.

Latin Lawyer Elite firms of 2017

Latin Lawyer Elite firms of 2017

09 August 2017

Latin Lawyer profiles the 40 Latin American law firms with an eye firmly on the future.