Work Area: Finance

Carey boosts labour and banking with promotions

Chilean law firm Carey has promoted two lawyers to partner, strengthening its labour and banking and finance groups.

07 May 2021

Brazil's Banco Modal launches IPO

Milbank in New York and São Paulo and Brazilian law firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados have helped Banco Modal raise 1.2 billion reais (US$220 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange.

07 May 2021

Second time lucky for WhatsApp payments in Brazil

WhatsApp’s payments platform in Brazil has won regulatory approval to operate, nearly a year after the Central Bank shut down its operations within days of launch.

07 May 2021

Peruvian gold miner digs out second loan extension

Peruvian law firm Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados has advised Gold Fields La Cima, the local subsidiary of South African miner Gold Fields, on its second extension of a US$150 million loan obtained in 2017.

07 May 2021

Dutch investor snaps up Uruguay’s largest wind farm

Gómez-Acebo Pombo in Madrid and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped Dutch investment group DIF Capital Partners acquire a Uruguayan subsidiary of German wind turbine manufacturer Enercon in a deal that also involved a debt refinancing.

07 May 2021

Souza Mello in XP public offering

Souza, Mello e Torres has helped Brazilian investment management company XP Investimentos make its first public offering – worth 1.2 billion reais (US$221 million) – on the B3 stock exchange.

05 May 2021

Beccar Varela promotes three to partner

Argentine Latin Lawyer Elite firm Beccar Varela has strengthened its corporate and M&A, banking, compliance and real estate practices by promoting three lawyers to the partnership.

04 May 2021

Multilatina makes Central America’s largest green debt tap

Several international and Latin American law firms have helped the renewables subsidiary of Guatemalan multilatina Corporación Multi Inversiones (CMI) make Central America’s largest green bond issuance as part of a US$1 billion liability management transaction.

04 May 2021

Baker McKenzie hires from Nader Hayaux in Mexico

Baker McKenzie (Mexico) has strengthened its transactional offering by hiring a partner from local firm Nader, Hayaux & Goebel.

30 April 2021

Ex-Mundie and Gico Hadmann partners launch new firm in Brasília

A partner of Brazilian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Mundie e Advogados and two lawyers from Gico, Hadmann & Dutra Advogados have left their respective posts to launch a new firm.

29 April 2021

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