Some 107 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise nearly US$90 billion through 367 debt capital markets deals between January and June of this year, according to Latin Lawyer's data.
Latin Lawyer recorded 53 debt transactions outside Brazil, with a combined value of US$18.7 billion.
Latin Lawyer recorded 47 debt transactions outside Brazil, with a combined value of US$11.7 billion.
Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped Mexican financial company Crédito Real, a minority shareholder of Grupo Crédito Maestro (GCM), extend the terms of its investment in GCM until 2026.
Some 150 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise more than US$200 billion through nearly 800 debt and equity capital markets deals throughout 2018, according to Latin Lawyer data.
Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian in Silicon Valley and New York; Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago and Mexico City and Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar in Mexico City have helped Mexican fintech company CrediJusto obtain a US$100 million loan to expand its lending to local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
Mayer Brown LLP in New York and Mexico City and Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC in Mexico City have helped IT company AN Global obtain financing from private equity group Monroe Capital Management Advisors.
Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped Mexican office equipment provider Docuformas and one of its shareholders sell more than half the company’s capital stock to private equity groups Alta Growth Capital and Abraaj for a combined US$100 million.
Information gathered by Latin Lawyer shows Brazilian firms Lefosse Advogados and Pinheiro Neto Advogados and international law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP advised on the most Latin American equity issuances in June.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Washington, DC, and Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar in Mexico City have helped Mexico’s largest glass producer Vitro obtain a loan to refinance debt.