Work Area: Finance

Echecopar cements US$320 million Unacem loan amendment

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International has helped several Peruvian lenders amend a US$320 million loan agreement with local cement maker Unacem.

28 February 2022

Colombian telecoms group gets China Development Bank loan

Partners Telecom Colombia (WOM) has turned to local firm Gómez-Pinzón to obtain a US$200 million financing from the China Development Bank.

25 February 2022

Argentine telecoms loan calls on EGFA and Marval

EGFA has helped Telecom Argentina obtain a US$23 million loan from US bank JP Morgan.

23 February 2022

Holland & Knight hires Garrigues counsel as partner in Bogotá

Holland & Knight (Colombia) has appointed a counsel from fellow Highly Recommended firm Garrigues (Colombia) as partner and head of its capital markets and financial services regulation departments.

22 February 2022

Bladex lends to Central American vehicle dealer

Holland & Knight LLP in New York and Miami has helped CrediQ, the financial arm of Central American vehicle dealer GrupoQ, receive a US$102 million loan from Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior (Bladex).

21 February 2022

IDB Invest backs US$200 million loan to Mexican hotel group

Hogan Lovells LLP in New York, Washington, DC and Mexico City has helped IDB Invest grant the majority of a US$200 million financing to Grupo Piñero, a hotel operator in Mexico and the Caribbean.

21 February 2022

Several firms steer largest-ever 4G road financing in Colombia

Colombian infrastructure concessionaire Vial Unión del Sur and its Spanish sponsor Sacyr have enlisted Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC, New York and Madrid and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá to get the country’s largest-ever 4G toll road financing, a deal worth some US$906 million.

18 February 2022

PAGBAM helps extend US$2 billion Argentine railway financing

Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) in Buenos Aires has helped the China Development Bank extend the terms of a US$2 billion loan to the Argentine Republic for the restoration of a railway project in the north of the country.

15 February 2022

YPF Luz makes inaugural green bond offer

Argentine law firm O'Farrell has helped a renewables subsidiary of state-owned energy company YPF raise US$75 million in its first-ever green bond issuance.

10 February 2022

IDB Invest lends US$50 million to LatAm CRM group

Atento, the largest provider of customer relationship management (CRM) and business-process outsourcing (BPO) services in Latin America, has hired several firms in the region to obtain a US$50 million working capital facility from IDB Invest.

10 February 2022

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