Work Area: Capital markets & securities

Brazil's Rumo makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Brazil’s largest private railway operator Rumo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to make its first sustainability-linked bond issuance worth US$500 million.

11 October 2021

Mexico’s Total Play makes second issuance

Mexican telecoms company Total Play has hired Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City to make its second offering on international capital markets, raising US$600 million.

08 October 2021

Argentine firms structure landmark real estate fund

Local firm Viramonte & Acuña Abogados has helped Argentine financial services company Dracma set up the country’s first closed-end real estate fund outside of Buenos Aires as part of a US$60 million transaction.

08 October 2021

Movida issues sustainability-linked bonds in Brazil

Brazilian rental car company Movida has turned to Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$300 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

07 October 2021

Colombian medical company combines with US SPAC

Greenberg Traurig LLP in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Arendt & Medernach in Luxembourg and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) have helped international pharmaceutical company Procaps combine with a US special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), in a US$160 million deal that makes the Latin American business a publicly-listed entity.

06 October 2021

Coca-Cola FEMSA in first sustainability-linked tap in Mexico

Galicia Abogados has acted as deal counsel to help bottling company Coca-Cola FEMSA make the first ever sustainability-linked bond issuance on the Mexican capital market, worth some 9.4 billion Mexican pesos (US$470 million).

06 October 2021

Two Brazilian airport concessionaires make issuances

Brazilian airport concessionaires Bloco Sul and Bloco Central have hired Machado Meyer Advogados to make issuances of notes worth a total of 2.4 billion reais (US$455 million).

06 October 2021

Mexican concessionaire gets first green toll road financing

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in New York have helped Mexican motorway operator Red de Carreteras de Occidente obtain its first green loan, worth 2 billion pesos (US$100 million).

05 October 2021

La Rioja joins other Argentine provinces in debt restructuring

The Argentine province of La Rioja has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in Buenos Aires and New York and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires to restructure US$296 million worth of debt.

04 October 2021

Chile taps international market with US$2.1 billion social bonds

Linklaters in New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile issue US$2.1 billion worth of social bonds in separate euro and US dollar-denominated tranches.

04 October 2021

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