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M&A report Spanish-speaking LatAm: January-February 2019

M&A report Spanish-speaking LatAm: January-February 2019

23 May 2019

Peru was the busiest country for M&A transactions in Spanish-speaking Latin America during January and February, with more deals taking place there than in Mexico and Argentina combined, according to Latin Lawyer’s research.

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

11 April 2019

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 13th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 240 leading names of the Latin American legal community.

Banchile banks on Chilean shopping centres with acquisition

Banchile banks on Chilean shopping centres with acquisition

10 April 2019

Larraín y Asociados has helped Chilean investment manager Banchile Administradora General de Fondos acquire a 49% stake in a subsidiary of Chile’s third-largest shopping centre operator, Parque Arauco, for US$45 million.

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

08 April 2019

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.

Dubai port operator to pay US$500 million for Chilean counterpart

27 March 2019

Cuatrecasas’s Madrid office and Chile’s Claro & Cía are advising Emirati port operator DP World in its efforts to acquire Chilean counterpart Puertos y Logistica (Pulogsa).

Mexico’s Creel García-Cuéllar leads LatAm equity capital markets table

Mexico’s Creel García-Cuéllar leads LatAm equity capital markets table

15 March 2019

Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC steered the most equity capital markets transactions in Latin America throughout November and December, followed by local counterpart Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC and Brazil’s BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão.

Ameris buys minority stake in Chilean retailer Parque Arauco

15 March 2019

Garrigues (Chile) has helped a public fund owned by local asset management company Ameris Capital acquire a 49% stake in a subsidiary of shopping centres company Parque Arauco for US$115 million.

Deal of the Year shortlists announced for regulatory, disputes and energy project finance categories

Deal of the Year shortlists announced for regulatory, disputes and energy project finance categories

26 February 2019

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the shortlisted transactions for the project finance: energy and natural resources, regulatory and disputes categories of its 13th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

Eleven firms confirm counsel for Tianqi-SQM record-breaking deal

Eleven firms confirm counsel for Tianqi-SQM record-breaking deal

25 February 2019

The acquisition of a 24% stake in Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) by Chinese Lithium miner Tianqi for US$4.1 billion involved counsel from at least 11 firms, in a deal widely billed as the largest in Chilean stock market history.

Barros & Errázuriz and Morales & Besa behind infrastructure loan

Barros & Errázuriz and Morales & Besa behind infrastructure loan

18 February 2019

A Chilean subsidiary of Spanish infrastructure company Abertis has hired Barros & Errázuriz Abogados to obtain a loan worth 5.5 million unidades de fomento (US$223 million) for a toll road.