Work Area: Capital markets & securities

DLA Piper Gallástegui swipes six partners from White & Case

Mexican firm DLA Piper Gallástegui y Lozano has scored a coup by hiring six partners from local Highly Recommended outfit White & Case SC.

19 January 2022

Multiple firms in Ecuador’s latest DPR offering

Hogan Lovells LLP in New York has helped Ecuadorean Banco del Austro make a debt issuance worth nearly US$88 million secured by a portfolio of dollar-denominated diversified payment rights (DPRs).

19 January 2022

Argentine Mendoza province makes US$45 million issuance

The Argentine province of Mendoza has enlisted DLA Piper (Argentina) to issue over 4.5 billion pesos (US$45 million) worth of notes.

19 January 2022

Demarest helps launch crypto exchange for start-ups in Brazil

Brazil’s Demarest Advogados has helped local crowdfunding organisation StartMeUp (SMU) launch a platform that will allow start-up companies and investors to trade securities as digital currency tokens.

18 January 2022

Several Argentine firms steer Medanito O&G trust structuring

Argentine oil and gas explorer Medanito has enlisted MBP Partners to structure a trust and raise US$21 million in its first issuance.

18 January 2022

Several firms in Alsea US$500 million offering

Mexican restaurant operator Alsea has hired Garrigues in Madrid and DLA Piper LLP in Miami, Mexico City and Buenos Aires to issue US$500 million worth of notes.

17 January 2022

Banco do Brasil makes inaugural social bond offering

Shearman & Sterling LLP in São Paulo, London and New York and Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper in São Paulo have helped Banco do Brasil raise US$500 million in its first social bond offering.

14 January 2022

Paraguayan PPP road project raises US$220 million

White & Case LLP in New York and Mexico City and BKM | Berkemeyer in Asunción have helped a Paraguayan road project issue bonds worth US$220 million to refinance an existing credit line.

13 January 2022

Baker Botts hires DLA Piper’s LatAm co-head

Baker Botts LLP has added firepower to its Latin American offering by hiring the co-head of DLA Piper LLP’s regional corporate and finance practice.

12 January 2022

Demarest and Lefosse in agrochemical FIDC structuring

Swiss-headquartered agrochemical company Syngenta has turned to Demarest Advogados to structure a receivables investment fund, FIDC, and subsequently issue quotas worth a total of 800 million reais (US$144 million).

12 January 2022

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