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Multiple firms steer rare Ecuadorian investment in Canadian miner

Multiple firms steer rare Ecuadorian investment in Canadian miner

05 June 2019

Pérez Bustamante & Ponce in Quito, Carcelén, Desmadryl, Guzmán & Tapia in Santiago and Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP in Toronto have helped Ecuadorian conglomerate Grupo Nobis acquire a minority stake in Canadian listed mining company Adventus.  

IFC turns to Rodrigo Elías and Pérez Bustamante for Ecuador loan

04 June 2019

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce in Quito have helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) give a US$30 million A/B loan to Ecuador’s Banco Bolivariano.

Hogan Lovells, Mayer Brown and Pérez Bustamante seal loan in Ecuador

03 June 2019

Ecuador’s state-owned Banco del Pacífico has hired Hogan Lovells LLP in New York to obtain a US$150 million loan.

Belgian and French development banks work with CAF in Ecuador loan

31 May 2019

Clifford Chance LLP in Washington and New York and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce in Quito have helped a syndicate of development banks lend US$75 million to Banco Guayaquil.

Panama court sets aside arbitration award against non-signatories

17 May 2019

The Panamanian Supreme Court has partially annulled an arbitration award in favour of an Ecuadorean port authority that held affiliates of a Hong Kong conglomerate liable under a concession contract that they had not signed.

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.

Pérez Bustamante and Ferrere behind Codelco copper deal in Ecuador

11 April 2019

Pérez Bustamante & Ponce and Ferrere (Ecuador) have helped Chilean state-owned mining company Codelco form a joint venture with its Ecuadorian counterpart to develop the Llurimagua copper project in northern Ecuador. 

IDB grants loan to modernise Ecuadorian vehicle market

25 March 2019

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce have helped IDB Invest lend US$20 million to Ecuadorian vehicle distributor Mavesa, to help it give small and medium enterprises (SMEs) access to vehicles that pollute less.

Ecuador’s Favorita buys Grupo Rey in rare Panamanian public tender

22 March 2019

Icaza, Gonzalez Ruiz & Aleman in Panama City has helped Ecuadorian conglomerate Corporación Favorita acquire a 73% controlling interest in Panamanian supermarket chain Grupo Rey in what is understood to be the country’s first successful public tender offer in a decade.

Deal of the Year shortlists announced for banking and finance, capital markets, project finance and restructuring

Deal of the Year shortlists announced for banking and finance, capital markets, project finance and restructuring

27 February 2019

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the shortlisted transactions for the banking and finance, capital markets, project finance (infrastructure) and restructuring categories of its 13th annual Deal of the Year Awards.