19 September 2019
Shearman & Sterling LLP in Hong Kong, Grandall Law Office in Beijing and Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago have helped Chilean salmon fishery Australis Mar and its Chinese owner Joyvio obtain a US$160 million loan from Bank of China.
12 September 2019
Veirano Advogados in Rio de Janeiro and Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados in Santiago have helped Canada’s Lundin Mining increase an existing loan agreement to US$800 million.
11 September 2019
Spanish power company Grenergy Renovables has hired Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) to sell several renewables assets in Chile, worth US$208 million.
05 September 2019
It’s no secret that many of Latin America’s largest companies remain controlled by small, concentrated groups reluctant to relinquish control, limiting these entities’ ability to tap into a bigger pool of resources through the capital markets. This status quo makes public M&A deals a rarity in the region. Christina McKeon Frutuoso considers the challenges faced by lawyers when such transactions do arise.
03 September 2019
Milbank in New York and Carey in Santiago have helped a Chilean energy company owned by France’s Total and US solar energy group SunPower obtain project financing worth US$212 million for a renewables project in northern Chile.
28 August 2019
Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.
21 August 2019
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.
21 August 2019
Latin Lawyer recorded 47 debt transactions outside Brazil, with a combined value of US$11.7 billion.
15 August 2019
Argentine, Chilean, Mexican and Peruvian firms have landed roles in the closing of Spanish investment manager Asterion’s global data centre deal with Telefónica and the associated acquisition loan.
01 August 2019
Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Carey in Santiago have helped electricity company Enel Chile obtain a US$150 million syndicated credit agreement from Canadian, Japanese and Spanish banks.