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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.