Work Area: Finance

MoFo nabs finance team from DLA Piper, bolsters LatAm offering

US firm Morrison & Foerster LLP has strengthened its cross-border finance and infrastructure capabilities in Latin America by hiring two lawyers from DLA Piper LLP as partners.

14 July 2021

Peru's Minsur gets US$300 million credit line

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York have helped Peruvian mining company Minsur obtain a US$300 million loan.

14 July 2021

Colombian 4G toll road gets landmark cross-border financing

Vinson & Elkins LLP in New York and Baker McKenzie (Colombia) have helped Mexican infrastructure group Aleatica obtain a multi-tranche financing worth 2.7 trillion Colombian pesos (US$747 million) to develop a toll road – Autopista Río Magdalena 2 – in northern Colombia.

13 July 2021

Brazilian gold streaming deal calls on several firms

US miner Royal Gold has hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to enter a US$110 million purchase agreement for gold produced at Ero Copper’s mine in Brazil.

13 July 2021

Arias steers power loan in El Salvador

San Salvador-based power company La Distribuidora de Electricidad DELSUR has turned to Arias (El Salvador) to obtain a US$30 million loan from Colombian bank Davivienda.

13 July 2021

Galicia steers US$190 million hotel loan in Mexico

Galicia Abogados has helped a group of banks lend some 3.8 billion Mexican pesos (US$190 million) to Hoteles City Express.

12 July 2021

Banco Inter makes US$1.1 billion equity offering

Brazil’s Banco Inter has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo and local law firm Machado Meyer Advogados to issue shares for 5.5 billion reais (US$1.1 billion).

08 July 2021

PPU and Garrigues steer warehouse financing in Peru

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped local warehouse operator Megacentro Lurín obtain a US$100 million loan.

07 July 2021

Telecom Argentina loan calls on EGFA and Marval O'Farrell

Telecom Argentina has hired local law firm EGFA to obtain a US$30 million loan from JP Morgan.

07 July 2021

Chilean bank investor gets interim protection amid restructuring

A Chilean financial holding company controlled by billionaire Alvaro Saieh has secured court protection in Delaware to fend off any potential collection attempts by foreign creditors, as it works to restructure more than US$1.8 billion in debt.

06 July 2021

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