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Latin Lawyer Project Finance Summit programme now online

Latin Lawyer Project Finance Summit programme now online

19 September 2017

The complete programme for Latin Lawyer's 5th Annual Regional Project Finance Summit has been announced, ahead of next week's Latin American Corporate Counsel Association Regional Miami Meeting and 4th Annual Awards Ceremony.

US consortium buys Mexican energy project from Abengoa

US consortium buys Mexican energy project from Abengoa

14 September 2017

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP in New York and Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC have helped a consortium consisting of investment bank Macquarie Capital and construction conglomerate Techint acquire and obtain project finance for a combined cycle power plant in Mexico.

Schlumberger ups share of Mexican oil field

12 September 2017

González Calvillo, SC in Mexico City has helped international oil field services Schlumberger acquire onshore oil field Pánuco, located in the coast of the gulf of Mexico, from former contract partner Petrofac. 

Shearman, Galicia and González Calvillo reconvene for IFC Mexico energy investment

29 August 2017

The New York and Washington, DC, offices of Shearman & Sterling LLP, and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City have helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and an IFC-managed Chinese-Mexican private equity fund (CMF) invest US$62 million in Citla Energy, a Mexican oil exploration and production company.

América Móvil wins in Mexico's Supreme Court

América Móvil wins in Mexico's Supreme Court

22 August 2017

Mexico's Supreme Court has sided with América Móvil against a 2014 reform that prevented the telecommunications giant from charging interconnection fees to its competitors for calls to its network.

Mexican and Canadian competition authorities greenlight Dow/DuPont

Mexican and Canadian competition authorities greenlight Dow/DuPont

05 July 2017

Competition authorities in Mexico and Canada have conditioned their approval of the €140 billion (US$159 billion) Dow/DuPont tie-up on pesticide and polymer divestments, which the companies had already agreed as part of a global remedy package.

Australian PE fund launches tender for OHL México

Australian PE fund launches tender for OHL México

21 June 2017

Spanish toll road operator OHL Concesiones and Australian private equity investor IFM Global Infrastructure Fund have hired Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and London; Garrigues’ Spanish and Mexican offices; Latham & Watkins LLP in New York, Washington, DC, Chicago, London and Madrid; and Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC to launch a takeover bid for 100% of OHL México's free float.

Cabo resort hotel gets financing

19 June 2017

González Calvillo, SC has helped Mexican company Canamex International obtain a US$52 million loan from two banks to fund the remodelling and expansion of a luxury hotel in Cabo San Lucas.

Deutsche Bank makes further divestments in Mexico

12 June 2017

González Calvillo, SC has helped Mexican investment manager Alsis acquire several mortgage portfolio holding companies owned by Deutsche Bank.

Stable oil prices bode well for O&G project finance

Stable oil prices bode well for O&G project finance

25 May 2017

Project finance opportunities in much of Latin America’s oil and gas space are promising, but corruption-embattled Brazil and its heavily indebted state-owned energy company Petrobras may serve as a cautionary tale for Mexico and other countries eager to develop the sector, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer’s 8th Annual Oil & Gas Conference, held last week in Mexico City.