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Mitsui-Toyota JV launches mobility services app in Brazil
Mitsui-Toyota JV launches mobility services app in Brazil

Mitsui-Toyota JV launches mobility services app in Brazil

29 July 2020

TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo has helped the Brazilian subsidiary of Japanese conglomerate Mitsui & Co and car manufacturer Toyota enter a joint venture to develop mobility services in Brazil, as the companies plan further expansion in Latin America.

ICBC takes full control of Argentine assets in US$181 million deal
ICBC takes full control of Argentine assets in US$181 million deal

ICBC takes full control of Argentine assets in US$181 million deal

24 July 2020

Clifford Chance LLP in Beijing and Beccar Varela in Buenos Aires have helped the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) acquire 20% stakes in three Argentine banking organisations from its own affiliate Standard Bank London for approximately US$181 million.

Argentine grid manager faces arbitration claim
Argentine grid manager faces arbitration claim

Argentine grid manager faces arbitration claim

24 July 2020

A US-owned renewables producer has launched a claim at the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) against Argentina’s electricity market manager after a contract it had to build a solar park was rescinded.

IFC issues first LatAm loan from covid-19 fund
IFC issues first LatAm loan from covid-19 fund

IFC issues first LatAm loan from covid-19 fund

23 July 2020

Argentina’s Nicholson y Cano Abogados has helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) grant a US$10 million loan to Paraguayan fertiliser company Agrofértil, as part of the bank’s wider US$8 billion financing package aimed at helping businesses in the region affected by the crisis.

Firms snub recruitment as lateral partner hires fall by a third
Firms snub recruitment as lateral partner hires fall by a third

Firms snub recruitment as lateral partner hires fall by a third

22 July 2020

Partner hires at law firms operating in Latin America fell by almost a third in the second quarter of 2020 compared to the same period in the previous year, as firms rein in expansion amid the covid-19 pandemic.

Spanish restructuring firm opens Argentina office
Spanish restructuring firm opens Argentina office

Spanish restructuring firm opens Argentina office

16 July 2020

Madrid-based boutique Abencys has launched a new office in Argentina, in association with local firm De la Vega Caldani Linares Luque & Eviner.

Tanoira Cassagne behind agribusiness fund in Argentina
Tanoira Cassagne behind agribusiness fund in Argentina

Tanoira Cassagne behind agribusiness fund in Argentina

09 July 2020

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.

Aeropuertos Argentina gets another loan to pay off debt
Aeropuertos Argentina gets another loan to pay off debt

Aeropuertos Argentina gets another loan to pay off debt

08 July 2020

Bomchil has helped local airport operator Aeropuertos Argentina (AA2000) obtain a loan to cover foreign repayment obligations on existing debt.

Brazil’s InterCement restructures with US$955 million issuance
Brazil’s InterCement restructures with US$955 million issuance

Brazil’s InterCement restructures with US$955 million issuance

07 July 2020

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.

Mitrani Caballero hires tax partner from Teijeiro & Ballone
Mitrani Caballero hires tax partner from Teijeiro & Ballone

Mitrani Caballero hires tax partner from Teijeiro & Ballone

02 July 2020

Argentine Latin Lawyer Elite firm Mitrani Caballero & Ruiz Moreno has boosted its tax practice by hiring a partner from Latin Lawyer 250 firm Teijeiro & Ballone.