Work Area: Capital markets & securities

Colombia makes debt transactions worth US$4 billion

Arnold & Porter in New York and Washington, DC has helped the Republic of Colombia raise US$2.8 billion in a sovereign debt tap and launch a tender offer to buy back existing debt.

05 February 2021

Real estate IPO misses target in Brazil

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and São Paulo and Brazilian firm Machado Meyer Advogados have helped local real estate group HBR Realty raise 729 million reais (US$136 million) in an IPO that fell short of the target.

04 February 2021

Brazilian soybean producer makes US$750 million sustainable debt tap

White & Case LLP in New York, Miami and São Paulo and Brazil’s Santos Neto Advogados have helped Brazilian soybean producer Amaggi raise US$750 million in a sustainable bond issuance.

03 February 2021

Five firms help province of Córdoba restructure US$1.7 billion

Argentina’s second most populated province, Córdoba, has called on Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Washington, DC and Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani in Buenos Aires to restructure US$1.7 billion worth of foreign debt.

02 February 2021

Chilean telecoms group WOM gets financing ahead of 5G trial

Guerrero Olivos in Santiago has helped Chilean telecoms group WOM obtain a US$450 million financing, the proceeds of which it will use to bid for local telecoms contracts as Chile goes ahead with Latin America’s first 5G test zone.

02 February 2021

Six firms in high-priced Patria IPO

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and São Paulo, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados, and Maples Group in the Cayman Islands have helped Blackstone-backed Brazilian private equity investor Patria Investimentos launch a US$588 million initial public offering.

01 February 2021

Odebrecht subsidiary completes US$3.4 billion extrajudicial restructuring

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and E.Munhoz Advogados have helped the construction services arm of Brazil’s Odebrecht close the restructuring of approximately US$3.4 billion worth of debt.

29 January 2021

Chile makes green and social bonds issuance worth US$4.25 billion

Linklaters in New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile issue US$4.25 billion worth of green and social bonds by re-opening existing debt and offering new bonds in four euro and dollar-denominated tranches.

29 January 2021

Minas Gerais Development Bank makes first sustainable bond issue

Madrona Advogados has helped Minas Gerais Development Bank (BDMG) issue sustainable bonds worth US$50 million.

28 January 2021

Mexico debuts debt on Taiwanese market with US$3 billion issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Lee and Li, Attorneys-at-Law in Taipei have helped the Republic of Mexico make its first Formosa bond issuance worth US$3 billion on Taiwan and Luxembourg’s stock exchanges.

27 January 2021

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