12 December 2018
Garrigues’ Latin American offices worked on the most equity capital markets deals in October followed by international firm Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP and Brazil’s Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest capital markets research.
10 December 2018
Dechert LLP in Washington, DC, and New York and Colombia’s Posse Herrera Ruiz have helped US investment firm Australis acquire a 50% stake in a Colombian asset manager owned by private equity investor Advent International.
04 December 2018
Mayer Brown LLP in Houston and Chicago has helped Colombia’s largest utilities company, Empresas Públicas de Medellín (EPM), obtain a loan worth US$750 million for its investment plan.
28 November 2018
Colombian firm Gómez-Pinzón has helped a company jointly owned by China Three Gorges Corporation and EDP - Energias de Portugal acquire hydroelectric dams from investment group Macquarie Capital.
27 November 2018
Brigard Urrutia has helped multilateral Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) obtain a 330 billion peso (US$95 million) credit line from Colombia’s national development bank, Financiera de Desarrollo Nacional (FDN).
21 November 2018
A cashless payments company with US$100.7 million in debt has filed for Chapter 15 recognition of its Colombian voluntary bankruptcy process in Miami, after waiting six years for a bus project to pay off.
15 November 2018
Mendoza Abogados has helped Colombian cement and energy conglomerate Grupo Argos get a revolving door loan worth US$50 million.
09 November 2018
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) have helped a concessionaire obtain 1.6 trillion pesos (US$590 million) in financing for a 4G toll road project.
07 November 2018
Chilean law firms Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) and Morales & Besa helped Latin American companies raise the largest sums in debt capital markets transactions that took place outside Brazil between July and September, while Clifford Chance LLP, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP were the international firms that closed the highest number of debt issuances.
07 November 2018
Garrigues (Colombia) has helped Spanish hospital company Quirónsalud and its German owner Fresenius acquire Colombian private hospital Clínica Medellín in a US$57 million deal.