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Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

16 October 2017

Senior figures from Peruvian beverage multinational Aje, the Florida International Bankers Association, KPMG and UBS along with senior representations from top law firms, financial service providers and universities are set to speak at Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit, which will be held on Thursday 9 November in Miami.

OHL obtains loan for Mexican motorway concession

16 October 2017

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City has helped a subsidiary of Spanish construction company OHL obtain a syndicated loan worth 5.31 billion Mexican pesos (US$282.9 million) for its Atizapán-Atlacomulco toll road concession in Estado de México.

Mexichem issues US$1 billion in notes

16 October 2017

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Robles Miaja SC in Mexico City have helped chemical manufacturer Mexichem issue notes in two tranches worth a combined US$1 billion.

Fibra Uno completes fifth equity issuance

13 October 2017

Hogan Lovells LLP in New York and Holland & Knight (Mexico) have helped real estate investment trust Fibra Uno in a US$700 million follow-on equity offer.

Mijares and DLA Piper behind Pemex pipeline sale

Mijares and DLA Piper behind Pemex pipeline sale

12 October 2017

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortes y Fuentes SC has helped a subsidiary of US oil and gas company Sempra Energy increase its indirect stake in Mexico’s important Los Ramones II Norte pipeline.

Basham tax partner leaves for Thompson & Knight

12 October 2017

Thompson & Knight LLP’s Mexico City office has hired a partner from Basham, Ringe y Correa to reinforce its tax practice.

Kuri Breña helps Mexican lorry maker issue debt

11 October 2017

Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped the financial arm of lorry manufacturer Paccar issue bonds worth 1.5 billion Mexican pesos (US$84.8 million).

MCM behind Pemex's second-ever farm-out

MCM behind Pemex's second-ever farm-out

10 October 2017

MCM Abogados has helped Egyptian oil company Cheiron enter a joint venture with Mexican counterpart Pemex to explore an onshore block in south-eastern Mexico.

Corruption dampening PE-led infrastructure investment, say panel

Corruption dampening PE-led infrastructure investment, say panel

09 October 2017

Despite laudable government efforts to plug Latin America’s infrastructure gap, corruption issues are derailing many private equity investments, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer’s 8th Annual Private Equity Conference, held in New York a week ago.

TV Azteca closes debut bond offering

04 October 2017

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped Mexican media company TV Azteca create a 10 billion peso (US$500 million) debt programme and complete its debut notes offering worth 4 billion pesos (US$165 million).