Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has acted as deal counsel for Mexican leasing company Mexarrend’s first issuance of trust certificates under a five-year 2 billion peso (US$99 million) programme.
González Calvillo, SC has helped Miami and Mexico City asset manager Alsis Funds acquire loan portfolios from Mexican private equity fund Promecap for 252 million pesos (US$12.3 million).
While 2016 marked the rise of populism in the US and Europe, in Latin America business-friendly administrations took the reins of several of the region’s countries. With this in mind, law firms stocked up departments in preparation for an expected uptick in transactional work. Latin Lawyer takes a look at the most significant of these developments.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Washington DC and Mexican firm Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar have helped Mexican glass manufacturer Vitro acquire US company Pittsburgh Glass Works for US$310 million.
Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped Mexican subsidiaries of Canadian lender Liquid Capital launch a securities programme worth 2.5 billion pesos (US$122 million).
Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped Vinte raise 1.2 billion pesos (US$61.65 million), as the Mexican homebuilder becomes the latest company in the sector to go public.
Former Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar partner Rodrigo López Marquez has returned to the firm after a year working in-house at Banco Itaú BBA.
Mexican leasing service AB&C Leasing has hired Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar to issue bonds worth 700 million pesos (US$38 million).
Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped Santander grant loans worth a combined US$44 million to three subsidiaries of Colombian water treatment company Tecnología Intercontinental (TICSA).
Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped Mexican microfinance institution Te Creemos establish a triple A-rated securitisation programme despite most of its customers living in underbanked areas and repaying their loans with cash.