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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.