Topic: Cross-border M&A

Several firms drive through Colombia-Bolivia car deal

Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Bogotá and Indacochea & Asociados in Santa Cruz de la Sierra have helped Colombian mobility company Astara acquire a majority stake in Bolivian counterpart Ovando.

25 April 2022

FEMSA sells Chilean convenience stores to fuel distributor

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has helped Chilean fuel distributor Enex acquire 16 convenience stores from Mexican retail group FEMSA.

21 April 2022

US private equity group buys Mexican label maker assets

US private equity group Clayton Dubilier & Rice has hired Von Wobeser y Sierra SC in Mexico City to acquire Ohio-based label maker Multi-Color Corporation, including the target’s operations in Mexico.

20 April 2022

Brookfield acquires majority stake in Chilean solar power group

The renewable energy branch of Canadian asset management fund Brookfield has turned to Carey to acquire a majority stake in Chilean solar project company Solarity.

14 April 2022

Several firms help French telecoms group buy LatAm assets

French cable and fibre optic company Nexans has enlisted two offices of Spanish firm Pérez-Llorca, Colombia’s Gómez-Pinzón, Pérez Bustamante & Ponce (PBP) in Quito and Peruvian outfit Miranda & Amado to acquire US$225 million worth of telecoms assets across Latin America from Mexican energy company Xignux.

13 April 2022

Hiring firms: What it all comes down to

Featured in Who represents Latin America's biggest companies 2021?

There is certainly no “one-size fits all” when it comes to hiring legal services, but a fundamental shift in business interactions resulting from the pandemic has led many GCs to value fast, frequent and efficient communication as much as expertise.

11 April 2022

Yara buys stake in Brazilian agribusiness e-platform from Bayer

Norwegian fertiliser producer Yara has turned to Veirano Advogados to acquire a minority stake in Orbia, a Brazilian online farm products platform, from German pharmaceutical company Bayer.

08 April 2022

Familiar firms return for final Advent-Prisma deal in Argentina

US private equity group Advent has turned to Baker McKenzie LLP in New York and Buenos Aires to purchase the remaining stake in Argentine electronic payment group Prisma Medios de Pago for US$360 million.

06 April 2022

Guyer & Regules helps Frutura buy bankrupt fruit group

US fruit company Frutura has turned to Guyer & Regules to acquire Uruguayan citrus company Citrícola Salteña for US$36 million in a private judicial auction.

06 April 2022

Argentine agribusiness Bioceres merges with US counterpart

Argentine crop technology company Bioceres has enlisted the São Paulo, New York and Washington, DC offices of Linklaters to merge with US agribusiness Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) in a deal worth US$236 million.

04 April 2022

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