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TermoCandelaria cross-border issuance attracts global investors

20 March 2019

White & Case LLP in São Paulo, Miami and Mexico City, Colombia’s Gómez-Pinzón and Cayman firm Maples Group have helped energy distributor TermoCandelaria Power issue debt worth US$410 million

Mijares stars in FIBRA refinancing deal

20 March 2019

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has helped 10 banks refinance an unsecured loan agreement with Mexican real estate investment trust FIBRA Prologis, increasing its value from US$250 to US$290 million and extending its term.

Phoenix Tower snaps up more LatAm assets

19 March 2019

Choate Hall & Stewart LLP in Boston, Greenberg Traurig SC in Mexico City, Nicaragua’s Nassar Abogados and Colombian firm Posse Herrera Ruiz have helped Phoenix Tower International (PTI) acquire 500 communication towers across Colombia, Mexico and Nicaragua for US$100 million.

Arauco snaps up more facilities from Masisa in Mexico

19 March 2019

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has helped Chilean wood products company Celulosa Arauco y Constitución acquire two production facilities from counterpart Masisa worth some US$160 million.

Multiple firms star in LatAm chemical distributor loan

Multiple firms star in LatAm chemical distributor loan

18 March 2019

Latin American chemicals company GTM has hired K&L Gates LLP in São Paulo and Pittsburgh as lead international counsel to obtain a US$150 million loan for its subsidiaries across the region.

Mexican state grants PPP contract for one of world’s largest aquariums

Mexican state grants PPP contract for one of world’s largest aquariums

18 March 2019

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has helped a consortium win a 1.1 billion peso (US$570 million) public-private partnership (PPP) to construct an aquarium in Mazatlán, western Mexico.

Real estate company gets loan and invests in Cancún resort

18 March 2019

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has helped Mexican real estate company Canopo Xtra obtain a syndicated loan and invest in a JW Marriott resort in Cancún.

Mexico’s Creel García-Cuéllar leads LatAm equity capital markets table

Mexico’s Creel García-Cuéllar leads LatAm equity capital markets table

15 March 2019

Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC steered the most equity capital markets transactions in Latin America throughout November and December, followed by local counterpart Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC and Brazil’s BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão.

LatAm counsel star in Fosun’s Hong Kong IPO

LatAm counsel star in Fosun’s Hong Kong IPO

15 March 2019

Six offices from Paul Hastings LLP; González Calvillo, SC in Mexico City and Guzmán Ariza Abogados y Consultores in Santo Domingo have helped Chinese tourism group Fosun during its US$428 million initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

UPL’s US$4.2 billion tie-up with Arysta clears in Mexico

15 March 2019

Jones Day (Mexico) has helped Indian agribusiness UPL obtain antitrust clearance from Mexico’s COFECE for its US$4.2 billion global merger with counterpart Arysta Life Science.