Work Area: Capital markets & securities

Mexican tequila maker taps US$800 million from capital markets

Mexican tequila maker Becle has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Bufete Robles Miaja SC in Mexico City to raise US$800 million in a bond offering.

27 October 2021

Power company offers Costa Rica’s first sustainability-linked bonds

Costa Rica’s state-owned electricity company Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) has hired Clifford Chance LLP in New York to make the country’s first sustainability-linked bond issuance, worth US$300 million.

26 October 2021

Several Brazilian firms in real estate acquisition and issuance

Several firms have advised on Brazilian investment fund BlueMacaw’s purchase of an office space in São Paulo and receivables issuance in two deals worth a total of 634 million reais (US$118 million).

26 October 2021

GOL issues bonds and consolidates prior offerings

Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian airline GOL make a US$150 million debt offering.

26 October 2021

Chávez Vargas appoints third partner

Highly Recommended Mexican firm Chávez Vargas Minutti SC has strengthened its finance, M&A and infrastructure offering by promoting one lawyer to partner.

25 October 2021

Banco Inter to list shares on Nasdaq through reorganisation

Demarest Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados have helped Brazil’s Banco Inter in a corporate reorganisation that will allow the bank to list its shares on the Nasdaq stock exchange in New York.

25 October 2021

Ferrere steers largest private company issuance in Uruguay

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped local retailer Ta-Ta raise US$100 million in a local debt issuance.

22 October 2021

Grupo Soma subsidiary makes first debt offering

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Brazilian fashion company Grupo Soma make its first debt issuance, worth 500 million reais (US$95 million).

22 October 2021

Guatemala raises US$1 billion in sovereign issuance

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Alta QIL+4 Abogados in Guatemala City have helped the Republic of Guatemala issue sovereign bonds worth US$1 billion.

20 October 2021

Lefosse helps Creditas Auto set up FIDC and make issuance

Lefosse Advogados has helped Brazilian car retailer Creditas Auto structure a receivables investment fund, FIDC, and make its first issuance worth 504 million reais (US$95 million).

20 October 2021

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