Work Area: Finance

Nader Hayaux in Grupo Elektra’s international capital markets debut

US firm Winston & Strawn, NautaDutilh in Luxembourg and Mexican firm Nader, Hayaux & Goebel have helped a subsidiary of local financial and retail corporation Grupo Elektra issue senior notes worth US$500 million.

26 January 2021

Peruvian miner secures credit to pay off tax debt

Peruvian miner Compañía de Minas Buenaventura has hired Milbank in New York and García Sayán Abogados in Lima to obtain syndicated letters of guarantee for 2.2 billion soles (US$582 million) to pay off debt owed to the country’s tax authority, SUNAT.

22 January 2021

Three firms in Mexican credit repair acquisition

Garrigues (Mexico) has helped US finance companies Vulcan Capital and Freedom Financial Network purchase a minority stake in Mexican credit repair company Grupo Resuelve tu Deuda from Crédito Real.

22 January 2021

Latham poaches LatAm co-head from Clifford Chance

Latham & Watkins LLP has hired two partners from Clifford Chance LLP, including that firm’s former Latin America practice co-chair Gianluca Bacchiocchi, adding firepower to its regional corporate and finance practice.

20 January 2021

IDB Invest backs dairy sector financing in Uruguay

Uruguayan savings and credit cooperative Proleco has hired Posadas, Posadas & Vecino to structure a financing programme to support investment in the country’s dairy sector.

20 January 2021

Aguilar Castillo Love hires from Arias, which promotes three to partner

Aguilar Castillo Love (El Salvador) has doubled its partnership by hiring a senior associate from Arias (El Salvador), which has made three new partners across its San Salvador and San José offices through promotions.

19 January 2021

Four firms in Chilean cable car financing

Garrigues (Chile), Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos and Fontaine & Cia Abogados have helped a local cable car concessionaire obtain a US$98 million loan.

19 January 2021

Rebaza Alcázar and Echecopar return for Peruvian fishing loan

Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas has helped fishing company Pesquera Hayduk get a US$100 million credit facility, the proceeds of which the company will use to repay existing debt.

19 January 2021

Colombian development plan gets financial boost from French lender

CMS Rodríguez-Azuero in Bogotá has helped the French Development Agency (AFD) lend 210 million euro (US$256 million) to the Republic of Colombia for the government’s National Development Plan, which is aimed at improving socioeconomic conditions in the country.

14 January 2021

First operational 4G toll road in Colombia gets refinancing

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Washington, DC, Garrigues (Colombia), Mendoza Abogados in Bogotá and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) have helped a group of local and international lenders provide a US$543 million refinancing to Colombia’s first completed 4G toll road project.

14 January 2021

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