Work Area: Finance

Ex-Mundie and Gico Hadmann partners launch new firm in Brasília

A partner of Brazilian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Mundie e Advogados and two lawyers from Gico, Hadmann & Dutra Advogados have left their respective posts to launch a new firm.

29 April 2021

Honorato Delaveau helps Andean fund get IDB and IFC backing

Honorato Delaveau has helped a fund controlled by Chilean investment management company HMC Administradora General de Fondos (HMC-AGF) receive a US$40 million cash injection from IDB Invest and the International Finance Corporation (IFC).

28 April 2021

EY Law hires Muñiz partner in Peru

EY Law (Peru) has strengthened its corporate and banking capabilities by hiring a partner from Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera.

27 April 2021

Brazilian agribusiness cooperative gets loan

Veirano Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian agribusiness company LAR Cooperativa obtain a syndicated loan of US$97 million.

26 April 2021

Winston & Strawn adds Brazilian Bank of America lawyer

US law firm Winston & Strawn LLP has boosted its transactional offering in Latin America by hiring the head of investment banking of Bank of America’s São Paulo office to lead its foreign legal consultancy firm in Brazil.

23 April 2021

Mexican tortilla maker wraps up US$200 million loan

Galicia Abogados in Mexico City has helped Bank of Nova Scotia and the local branch of Bank of America lend US$200 million to Mexico’s Gruma, the largest corn flour and tortilla maker in the world.

22 April 2021

Credicorp sets up fund to acquire Chilean shopping mall

Baker McKenzie (Chile) has helped the local fund-managing arm of Peru’s Credicorp set up a US$30 million public fund to acquire a shopping mall leased to US supermarket chain Walmart.

21 April 2021

Fast-food chain pays off debt in Central America and Mexico

Arias’ offices in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala and Panama have helped Mexican fast-food chain operator Premium Restaurant Brands (PRB) obtain a US$167 million financing from a syndicate of Mexican and Central American banks and cancel its existing debt with Goldman Sachs.

20 April 2021

Mijares Angoitia adds two transactional partners

Mexico’s Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has promoted two transactional lawyers to partner, boosting its M&A, capital markets and banking and finance practices.

19 April 2021

Argentine provinces Río Negro, Neuquén and Chubut issue debt

Several Argentine law firms have helped the provinces of Río Negro, Neuquén and Chubut issue local debt for a combined value of 4.5 billion pesos (US$49 million).

16 April 2021

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