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Glencore ups stake in Peruvian miner as zinc prices rebound

Glencore ups stake in Peruvian miner as zinc prices rebound

18 October 2017

Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas is helping Swiss commodity trader Glencore increase its stake in Peruvian zinc miner Volcan Compañía Minera in a deal that could be worth up to US$955 million.

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.

Peru’s ProInversión picks Muñiz for mine auction

Peru’s ProInversión picks Muñiz for mine auction

11 October 2017

Muñiz, Ramírez, Pérez-Taiman & Olaya has won a competitive tender to help Peru’s national investment agency ProInversión auction off a US$2 billion copper mine project.

DHC appoints new tax head

DHC appoints new tax head

11 October 2017

Peru's De Bracamonte Haaker Castellares Abogados (DHC) has hired Osterling Abogados’ tax head.

Brazil's Alupar obtains cross-border finance

11 October 2017

Garrigues (Peru) and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo have helped the Peruvian subsidiary of Brazilian investment company Alupar obtain a US$30 million loan from Itaú CorpBanca’s New York branch.

Correction: Peruvian health services provider offers first bonds

11 October 2017

Rubio Leguía Normand has helped health services provider Pacifico complete its first bond offering worth 130 million Peruvian soles (US$40 million).

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.

China Fishery offers alternative to Peruvian assets sale in global reorganisation

09 October 2017

Industrial fishing group China Fishery has submitted a pair of Chapter 11 plans before a court in New York that would slice its business in two, arguing that at least one of the plans provides a complementary alternative to the sale of its lucrative Peruvian assets that is being pursued by the group’s Chapter 11 trustee.

CMS Grau adds real estate partner

04 October 2017

Peru’s CMS Grau has added its third partner to its growing real estate practice with the promotion of Franco Soria from associate.

Peruvian gold miner obtains revolving-door loan

04 October 2017

Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima have helped a local subsidiary of South African mining company Gold Fields obtain a revolving-door credit facility worth US$150 million from Credicorp Capital Servicios Financieros and Banco de Crédito del Perú.