Work Area: Finance

Bomchil and Marval O'Farrell in Aeropuertos Argentina quadruple loan

Bomchil has helped airport concessionaire Aeropuertos Argentina get four bilateral loans, worth a total of US$11 million, to refinance principal amortisation payments.

16 March 2021

EY Law and Echecopar seal drinks loan in Peru

EY Law (Peru) has helped local drinks company Ajeper obtain a US$125 million loan to repay existing debt.

11 March 2021

Former IDB executive director joins PAG Law

US firm PAG Law has strengthened its Latin America-focused offering by hiring a former US executive director of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) as partner and head of its environment, social and governance (ESG) practice.

08 March 2021

Mercado Livre launches fund under new banking regulation

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped the payment services platform of Brazilian e-commerce group Mercado Livre set up a receivables investment fund (FIDC) and make the fund's first issuance worth 1.1 billion reais (US$186 million), amid the implementation of new local financial regulation.

05 March 2021

Enel Américas gets US$500 million loan in Chile

Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Chile’s Carey have helped Santiago-headquartered power company Enel Américas obtain a US$500 million loan from a syndicate of banks.

02 March 2021

Pérez Alati helps UBS on Argentine investment banking venture

UBS’s Brazilian joint venture will provide investment banking services in Argentina under a new agreement with a local bank, its first such deal since it was set up in October.

01 March 2021

BTG Pactual snaps up Chilean shopping centres

Chile’s Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has helped a real estate fund of BTG Pactual Chile divest its remaining stake in local property group Vivocorp and buy two shopping centres from the same company – for which it also obtained an acquisition financing – in a deal worth US$480 million in total.

26 February 2021

Lifetime Achievement Award: Antonia Stolper

Over nearly three decades, Antonia Stolper – head of Shearman & Sterling LLP’s Latin America affinity group – has made a name for herself as a force of nature in the region’s capital markets space, as well as driving conversations about pro bono and gender diversity. We speak to the winner of Latin Lawyer’s Lifetime Achievement Award, as she steps back from Shearman’s partnership to become of counsel.

23 February 2021

Real estate investor snaps up warehouse assets in Chile

Chile’s Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has helped local property investor Independencia Administradora General De Fondos increase its stake in local warehouse operator Bodenor Flexcenter in a US$167 million deal and obtain a loan to fund the purchase.

23 February 2021

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