News

Security denied in Chilean hydro dispute

20 February 2018

A tribunal at the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has refused to order a subsidiary of AES to post bonds worth US$73 million pending an arbitration over a Chilean hydroelectric power plant – at the same time overturning a decision by an emergency arbitrator that required the company to hand over certain documents.

Chilean fishery restructures debt

20 February 2018

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

Guerrero Olivos makes three promotions

Guerrero Olivos makes three promotions

15 February 2018

Chile’s Guerrero Olivos has promoted three lawyers to partner, strengthening its corporate, disputes and mining practices amid increased demand.

Bofill Mir and Larrain guide casino family loan

15 February 2018

Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados has helped two companies owned by Chile’s Martínez family obtain a US$46 million loan.

Chile’s Salmones Camanchaca completes dual IPO

Chile’s Salmones Camanchaca completes dual IPO

14 February 2018

Portaluppi, Guzmán y Bezanilla as lead Chilean counsel and Thommessen in Oslo have helped Chilean fish farming company Salmones Camanchaca raise US$108 million in an IPO made simultaneously on the Santiago and Oslo stock exchanges.

Echecopar, Garrigues and Lazo De Romaña in Peruvian hotel financing

14 February 2018

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima and Garrigues (Chile) have helped Peruvian construction company Attko obtain a US$43.7 million loan to finance its Miraflores hotel project.

Chile raises US$3 billion in sovereign debt tap

08 February 2018

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York, London and Buenos Aires and Chilean firm Morales & Besa have advised the Republic of Chile in two sovereign issuances worth US$2 billion and €830 million (US$1 billion).

PPU appoints new co-chair

PPU appoints new co-chair

02 February 2018

Prominent finance lawyer Marcelo Armas is the new co-chair of Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría.

Coca-Cola Chile acquires rival Novaverde

02 February 2018

Chilean firm BAZ | DLA Piper has helped Coca-Cola del Valle New Ventures acquire rival drinks maker Comercializadora Novaverde for US$80 million.