Work Area: Capital markets & securities

CMPC issues Chile’s first sustainability-linked bonds

Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has helped paper company Inversiones CMPC become the first Chilean company to issue sustainability-linked bonds, raising US$500 million.

08 April 2021

Carey lawyer re-joins former colleagues at CEP&D

Chile’s Coeymans, Edwards, Poblete & Dittborn (CEP&D) has added to its senior rank by hiring a corporate lawyer from Carey, the former firm of CEP&D’s founding partners.

08 April 2021

Ferrere steers US$50 million Paraguayan fund

Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped Puente Administradora de Fondos de Inversión (Puente AFPISA) structure Paraguay’s first closed financial investment fund, worth US$50 million.

07 April 2021

Lefosse helps AES Tietê trade as AES Brasil

Lefosse Advogados has advised B3-listed energy company AES Tietê on its absorption by AES Brasil Energia.

06 April 2021

Rebaza Alcázar and Rubio Leguía steer Peru’s first exchange traded fund

Rubio Leguía Normand and Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas have helped US fund manager VanEck and Peruvian finance advisor El Dorado Investments respectively in the structuring of Peru’s first-ever exchange traded fund (ETF) on Lima’s stock exchange.

01 April 2021

Creel García-Cuéllar helps IDB Invest issue gender-focused social bonds

Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC has helped IDB Invest issue social bonds worth US$122 million to finance gender equality and female empowerment projects in Mexico, in line with the United Nations’ sustainable development goals.

01 April 2021

Jujuy becomes latest Argentine province to restructure debt

Holland & Knight LLP in New York and DLA Piper (Argentina) have helped the province of Jujuy restructure US$210 million worth of foreign debt.

26 March 2021

Uruguayan hotel group restructures debt and sells up

Guyer & Regules and Amorín Abogados have helped Uruguayan hotel operator Tonosol restructure a US$30 million debt package as part of a deal that also saw the company sell its hospitality business to US real estate group White Elephant.

26 March 2021

Bondholders file lawsuit against Buenos Aires province

US law firm White & Case LLP has helped a group of bondholders file a lawsuit against the province of Buenos Aires over its continuing default on scheduled interest and principal payments.

25 March 2021

TozziniFreire and Machado Meyer steer maritime investment

Brazilian firm TozziniFreire Advogados has helped the holding company of local maritime business Itapoá Terminais Portuários structure an investment fund and raise 410 million reais (US$74 million) in its initial offering, the proceeds of which it will use to expand its stake in its port operations.

25 March 2021

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