Work Area: Finance

Second Lima metro line on track after double-pronged loan

Garrigues (Peru) has helped Lima Metro Line 2 obtain two financing packages, worth US$961 million in total, to fund the development of a second metro line in the Peruvian capital.

12 August 2021

US investor GIP gets acquisition financing for Chilean renewables

Latham & Watkins LLP in New York and Washington, DC has helped an investment vehicle of Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) obtain a US$340 million loan to fund its purchase of a minority stake in Chilean power company AES Andes’ renewables portfolio.

12 August 2021

Pellerano & Herrera enters collaboration with Andersen

Dominican law firm Pellerano & Herrera has signed a collaboration agreement with US professional services firm Andersen Global.

12 August 2021

Indacochea adds partner in Bolivia

Bolivian law firm Indacochea & Asociados has strengthened its corporate, banking and regulatory practices by promoting one lawyer to partner.

10 August 2021

Latin American lender seeks Chapter 11 asset sales

A Latin American finance group is looking to sell off its Colombian business through Chapter 11 proceedings in Delaware, blaming debt defaults on accounting errors at its Mexican arm.

09 August 2021

Echecopar promotes four in Peru

Estudio Echecopar member of Baker McKenzie International has appointed two partners and two of counsel through promotions, reinforcing its labour, trade, disputes and banking groups.

06 August 2021

Chilean start-up gets US$230 million in debt and equity financing

Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP in Silicon Valley, Cuatrecasas (Chile) and San Francisco and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago have helped Chilean finance start-up Xepelin raise US$230 million from investors in debt and equity funding rounds.

06 August 2021

Mayer Brown hires White & Case partner in Mexico

A banking and finance partner of White & Case SC has left the firm for Mayer Brown LLP’s office in Mexico City.

04 August 2021

Felsberg boosts insolvency finance capabilities with KLA hire

Felsberg Advogados has hired a partner from fellow Latin Lawyer 250 firm KLA Advogados, strengthening its banking and capital markets practices.

03 August 2021

Mainstream gets project finance for renewables in Chile

Milbank in New York and Carey in Santiago have helped Irish company Mainstream Renewable Power obtain a US$178 million loan to complete a wind and solar project in Chile.

02 August 2021

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