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Garrigues and Santamarina behind Mexican hospital PPP loan

20 February 2018

Garrigues (Mexico) has helped construction company Prodemex obtain a loan for the first public-private partnership (PPP) project awarded by Mexico’s public health body.

Cescon Barrieu and Pinheiro Neto steer CPFL issuance

20 February 2018

Brazilian energy distributor CPFL Energia has hired Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to complete seven debenture issuances worth 2.8 million reais (US$877 million).

Chilean fishery restructures debt

20 February 2018

Carey has helped Chilean salmon-farmer Cultivos Yadran extend a syndicated loan worth US$49 million.

Latin Lawyer announces Law Firm Leader of the Year Award

Latin Lawyer announces Law Firm Leader of the Year Award

19 February 2018

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the winner of this year’s Law Firm Leader of the Year Award: Alfredo O'Farrell of Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal.

Pemex completes US$4 billion issue as production hits record low

Pemex completes US$4 billion issue as production hits record low

19 February 2018

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped Mexico’s Pemex issue notes worth US$4 billion and complete two liability management transactions using a new abbreviated exchange structure.

US charges former PdVSA officials with bribery and money laundering

US charges former PdVSA officials with bribery and money laundering

19 February 2018

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has charged five former Venezuelan officials with participating in a scheme to launder bribes paid to secure contracts with the country’s state-owned oil company.

Argentine power company taps capital markets

19 February 2018

Linklaters in New York and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires have helped local power company Genneia issue notes worth US$150 million.

Brazilian miner reduces debt load with refinancing

19 February 2018

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped the Brazilian arm of mining company Ero Copper refinance debt with a new credit facility worth US$50 million.

Solar projects get credit line in Chile

19 February 2018

Chilean firm Guerrero Olivos has helped French renewables company Cap Verte Energie obtain financing for 11 solar projects in Chile worth US$37 million.

Mattos Filho and Lefosse in Equatorial Energia issuance

19 February 2018

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Brazilian electricity company Equatorial Energia issue debentures worth 800 million reais (US$248 million).