Work Area: Finance

Oi repays DIP loan as part of US$1.3 billion debt tap

White & Case LLP in Miami and New York and Brazil’s Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados have helped Brazilian mobile company Oi Móvel issue debt worth US$880 million to pay off a debtor-in-possession (DIP) loan.

19 August 2021

Mattos Filho and Stocche Forbes in US$647 million road financing

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped a Brazilian motorway concessionaire, controlled by Patria Investimentos, obtain a financing worth 3.35 billion reais (US$647 million) – the country’s largest-ever toll-road project finance.

18 August 2021

Nicaraguan sugar producer obtains IFC loan

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has enlisted Beccar Varela in Buenos Aires and Arias (Nicaragua) to provide a US$25 million loan to sugar processor Ingenio Monte Rosa.

18 August 2021

Marval O'Farrell promotes four to partner

Argentine Latin Lawyer Elite firm Marval O'Farrell Mairal has promoted four lawyers to its senior rank, bolstering the firm's corporate, public, banking and criminal law practices.

17 August 2021

US investor gets financing for Chilean gas purchase

Three White & Case LLP offices and Garrigues (Chile) have helped US energy investor Arroyo obtain a US$335 million acquisition financing for the purchase of Chilean gas company Gasmar.

17 August 2021

Uruguay's Hughes & Hughes helps Argentine bank set up brokerage

Argentina’s Grupo Financiero Galicia has relied on Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo to obtain a license to operate as a securities broker in Uruguay.

17 August 2021

Uruguayan retailer granted IDB Invest financing

IDB Invest has hired Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC and Ferrere (Uruguay) to provide a US$45 million financing to local retailer Ta-Ta.

16 August 2021

Several firms in Brazilian water company acquisition

Brazilian law firm Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped local water company Aegea Saneamento sell a minority stake in a subsidiary to investment company IFIN Participações for 550 million reais (US$106 million).

13 August 2021

IDB backs innovative warehouse credit line for SMEs in Chile

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in Washington, DC and Garrigues (Chile) have helped IDB Invest lend US$40 million to local private equity fund Sartor MHE for the creation of a warehouse credit line, which will provide funding to small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs).

13 August 2021

Mexico’s Grupo Gigante gets refinancing

Mexican law firm Ritch Mueller has helped a group of lenders provide refinancings to local conglomerate Grupo Gigante and its subsidiary Restaurantes Toks in two separate transactions worth 5.8 billion pesos (US$290 million) in total.

13 August 2021

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