Work Area: Capital markets & securities

Chile’s Entel offers first global sustainable debt

Chilean telecoms company Entel has relied on US firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP to make its first sustainable bond issuance in the international market, raising US$800 million.

21 September 2021

Suzano makes another sustainability-linked bond issuance

Three Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices have helped Brazilian pulp and paper giant Suzano raise US$500 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

21 September 2021

IDB Invest backs dual financing for Uruguayan power project

White & Case LLP in Miami and New York and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped a subsidiary of US company Invenergy obtain a US$67 million financing package from IDB Invest to develop transmission lines and a substation in Uruguay.

21 September 2021

Ex-Demarest and Trench Rossi partner opens finance boutique

Helen Naves, a former partner of Demarest Advogados and Trench Rossi Watanabe, has launched a corporate finance boutique in São Paulo.

20 September 2021

San Miguel issues first sustainability-linked bonds in Argentina

Nicholson y Cano Abogados has helped citrus company San Miguel issue the first sustainability-linked bonds in the Argentine market, raising some US$50 million.

20 September 2021

Buenos Aires province restructures US$7.2 billion debt

The province of Buenos Aires has hired three offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and DLA Piper (Argentina) to restructure US$7.2 billion worth of debt, which it defaulted on more than a year ago.

17 September 2021

Chile’s EFE raises US$500 million in global debt tap

Chilean state-owned railway company Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado (EFE) has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago to make a bond issuance worth US$500 million.

16 September 2021

Bruchou and Beccar Varela steer Vista debt issuance

Argentina’s Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has helped the local division of Mexico’s Vista Oil & Gas issue US$110 million worth of notes.

14 September 2021

Argentina's CLISA inks US$322 million consent solicitation

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and São Paulo and CROZ Roberts | Domínguez | Carassai Tax & Legal in Buenos Aires have helped Argentine infrastructure group Compañía Latinoamericana de Infraestructura & Servicios (CLISA) sign a consent solicitation agreement with bondholders to extend the maturity of existing debt worth US$322 million.

13 September 2021

Brazilian health company Athena makes inaugural issuance

Brazilian healthcare company Athena Saúde has turned to Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to issue its first-ever debentures, raising 1 billion reais (US$187 million).

10 September 2021

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