Topic: Cross-border M&A

US telecoms group buys Chilean towers for US$930 million

Two Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP offices, US firm Choate Hall & Stewart LLP, Chilean outfit Barros Silva Varela & Vigil and Greenberg Traurig SC in Mexico City have helped Phoenix Tower International buy 3,800 telecommunications towers in Chile from WOM for US$930 million.

13 July 2022

Several firms steer France-Mexico aerospace deals

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped French aerospace manufacturer Figeac Aéro sell and acquire assets in Mexico through two separate transactions.

13 July 2022

Aeroméxico takes full ownership of loyalty scheme

Mexican airline Aeroméxico has hired the New York and London offices of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP and Sainz Abogados in Mexico City to acquire the remaining stake in its loyalty programme from UK investment group Aimia for US$412 million.

12 July 2022

HIG Capital invests in Chilean cleaning products maker

US investment fund HIG Capital has enlisted Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas in Lima to acquire a majority stake in Chilean cleaning product manufacturer Virutex Ilko.

08 July 2022

Brookfield buys car business from Localiza and Unidas

Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management has hired Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to acquire a rental car company from Brazilian industry giants Localiza and Unidas for 3.6 billion reais (US$715 million).

05 July 2022

BNP transfers wealth management group to Bradesco

Lefosse has helped French bank BNP Paribas transfer its Brazilian private banking and wealth management business to Banco Bradesco.

29 June 2022

OMG and Gómez-Pinzón steer cross-border food buy

Dominican asset management group ALERE Advisors has hired OMG in Santo Domingo and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá to acquire a stake in Colombian pork producer Agropecuaria Aliar.

20 June 2022

Marval stars in multinational gold mining deal

South African miner AngloGold Ashanti has enlisted Marval O'Farrell Mairal to buy stakes in three Argentine gold projects from Canadian counterpart Latin Metals for US$12.5 million.

16 June 2022

Guyer & Regules advises on global food equipment acquisition

Two Kirkland & Ellis LLP offices and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped Bettcher Industries, a US manufacturer of food processing equipment, acquire Danish meat company Frontmatec, including subsidiaries in Uruguay.

14 June 2022

Baker McKenzie and Trench Rossi advise on global chemicals buy

Three offices of Baker McKenzie LLP and Brazilian firm Trench Rossi Watanabe have helped the chemicals branch of Malaysian oil giant Petronas acquire Swedish chemicals group Perstorp.

10 June 2022

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