Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) and Puga Ortiz have helped local department store AD Retail restructure 100 billion Chilean pesos (US$127 million) worth of debt.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo and Elvinger Hoss Prussen in Luxembourg have helped Luxembourg-based mining company Nexa Resources issue notes worth US$500 million.
Tanoira Cassagne Abogados has advised all parties involved in the launch of a 10 billion Argentine pesos (US$144 million) investment fund and helped on the fund’s first equity issuance.
Cuatrecasas in Vigo and Barcelona, Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo and Grama Schwaighofer Vondrak Rechtsanwälte in Vienna have helped Brazilian cement company InterCement make two issuances worth a total of US$955 million.
Brazilian Latin Lawyer Elite firm Lefosse Advogados has boosted its capital markets, competition and compliance practices by promoting four associates – three of them women – to partner or counsel rank.
Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos has helped Chilean state-owned railroad company EFE (Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado) issue notes worth 3.87 million unidades de fomento (US$145 million).
Arnold & Porter in Washington, DC, has helped the Republic of Colombia make two issuances of sovereign debt worth a combined US$2.5 billion.
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Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped IDB Invest provide a US$45 million financing to Sudameris Bank in Paraguay.
Brazilian education investor Arco has hired Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to complete a secondary equity offering worth US$265 million.