Work Area: Finance

Guerrero Olivos appoints two partners

Chilean law firm Guerrero Olivos has expanded its partnership through two promotions, adding strength to its corporate, finance and natural resources departments.

07 April 2022

Colombian fintech Omni gets US$100 million loan

Colombian fintech OmniLatam has relied on Latham & Watkins LLP in New York and Washington, DC and Cuatrecasas (Colombia) to obtain a US$100 million loan from US investment manager Gramercy.

07 April 2022

Chile’s oEnergy gets financing for solar plants

Chilean renewables group oEnergy has hired Greenberg Traurig LLP in New York and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago to obtain financing from Corporación Interamericana para el Financiamiento de Infraestructura (CIFI) to develop solar projects.

05 April 2022

Brazilian firms in US$1 billion Canadian gold mining loan

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Toronto and TozziniFreire Advogados have helped Canada’s Kinross Gold obtain a US$1 billion syndicated credit facility to finance the acquisition of Vancouver-based counterpart Great Bear Resources (GBR).

24 March 2022

Bomchil guides MetroGas loan in Argentina

Bomchil has helped Banco Itaú and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China grant a syndicated loan and a refinancing worth 12 billion Argentine pesos (US$115 million) in total to MetroGas.

21 March 2022

Baker McKenzie and Cuatrecasas land Colombian airport loan

Aeropuertos de Oriente has hired Baker McKenzie (Colombia) to obtain a loan worth 235 billion pesos (US$62 million).

17 March 2022

Bladex lends US$128 million to car financing business in Chile

Jara Del Favero Abogados has helped Chilean car financing business Forum Servicios Financieros obtain a loan worth nearly US$128 million from Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior (Bladex).

16 March 2022

Brazil's Baptista Luz boosts female partner count

Baptista Luz Advogados has appointed four partners by hiring the IP head of Highly Recommended KLA Advogados and promoting three lawyers, strengthening its technology, fintech, labour and disputes practices.

15 March 2022

Argentine builder TGLT pays off debt with real estate assets

Argentine construction company TGLT has enlisted Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) to pay off debt owed to the local branch of Brazil’s Banco Itaú by transferring real estate assets to the bank.

15 March 2022

International Women’s Day Q&A series: Claudia Barrero

Latin Lawyer speaks to Claudia Barrero of Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) about what it takes to be a woman at the top of the legal industry, the important role clients play in achieving gender equality at law firms and why there is still a long way to go in Latin America.

07 March 2022

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