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US asset manager gets green financing to fund Uruguayan solar
US asset manager gets green financing to fund Uruguayan solar

US asset manager gets green financing to fund Uruguayan solar

23 February 2021

US asset manager Hudson Sustainable Group has hired Greenberg Traurig LLP in New York and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo to raise US$107 million in a green financing to fund the operations of six solar farms in Uruguay.

Chilean copper miner gets Japanese investment and project finance
Chilean copper miner gets Japanese investment and project finance

Chilean copper miner gets Japanese investment and project finance

22 February 2021

Chilean miner Mantos Copper has hired three Simmons & Simmons offices in the UK and Baker McKenzie (Chile) to obtain an US$847 million financing – including a substantial capital injection from Japan’s Mitsubishi Materials – to expand its Mantoverde mine.

Brazil sees first non-Petrobras gas transportation contract
Brazil sees first non-Petrobras gas transportation contract

Brazil sees first non-Petrobras gas transportation contract

22 February 2021

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazilian gas company TAG sign the country’s first ever natural gas transportation contract – in which Petrobras is not the transporter – with chemicals company Proquigel.

Petroperú gets financing to complete Talara upgrade
Petroperú gets financing to complete Talara upgrade

Petroperú gets financing to complete Talara upgrade

22 February 2021

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Peru’s Rubio Leguía Normand have helped state-owned oil company Petroperú raise US$1 billion in a bond issuance to complete the modernisation of its Talara oil refinery.

Mexican enforcer opposes “unjustified” energy reform bill
Mexican enforcer opposes “unjustified” energy reform bill

Mexican enforcer opposes “unjustified” energy reform bill

22 February 2021

Mexico’s antitrust watchdog is calling on the country’s lawmakers to shoot down a bill aimed at strengthening the state-owned electricity utility, claiming the proposed law would grant the company unjustified competitive advantages.

Four firms in Locaweb follow-on offering
Four firms in Locaweb follow-on offering

Four firms in Locaweb follow-on offering

22 February 2021

Mayer Brown LLP in New York and Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown in São Paulo have helped local internet services company Locaweb raise US$511 million in follow-on offering on the B3 stock exchange.

Baker McKenzie and Bruchou in US-Argentina food JV
Baker McKenzie and Bruchou in US-Argentina food JV

Baker McKenzie and Bruchou in US-Argentina food JV

19 February 2021

US food company Ingredion and Argentine counterpart Arcor have hired Baker McKenzie (Argentina) and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi, respectively, to form a corn mill joint venture.

Pérez-Llorca appoints new head partner in New York
Pérez-Llorca appoints new head partner in New York

Pérez-Llorca appoints new head partner in New York

19 February 2021

Spain’s Pérez-Llorca has made Javier Gómez its new resident partner in New York, replacing the firm’s Latin America practice head Iván Delgado, who returns to Madrid.

Brazil’s Simpar makes US$625 million in sustainability-linked bond issue
Brazil’s Simpar makes US$625 million in sustainability-linked bond issue

Brazil’s Simpar makes US$625 million in sustainability-linked bond issue

19 February 2021

Brazilian logistics company Simpar has called on Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$625 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance and launch a concurrent tender offer.

AMLO continues efforts to shut down Mexico's independent data regulator
AMLO continues efforts to shut down Mexico's independent data regulator

AMLO continues efforts to shut down Mexico's independent data regulator

19 February 2021

Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador, known as AMLO, is continuing to pursue a plan to shutter the country’s independent data regulator, despite warnings that such a move could violate the law and harm Mexico’s international reputation.