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Carlyle finances Coney Park acquisition
Carlyle finances Coney Park acquisition

Carlyle finances Coney Park acquisition

27 September 2019

Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima; Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá; and Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago have helped US private equity firm Carlyle obtain a loan to finance its acquisition of kids entertainment business Coney Park from Peruvian editorial group El Comercio.

Chilean, Colombian and Peruvian firms in El Comercio sale
Chilean, Colombian and Peruvian firms in El Comercio sale

Chilean, Colombian and Peruvian firms in El Comercio sale

17 September 2019

Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos, Brigard Urrutia in Santiago and Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima have helped US private equity firm Carlyle acquire kids’ entertainment company Coney Park from the owner of Peru’s El Comercio newspaper.

US energy group invests in Colombian power plants
US energy group invests in Colombian power plants

US energy group invests in Colombian power plants

04 September 2019

US energy and infrastructure group Glenfarne has hired Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá to buy two gas-fired power plants from Colombian power company Celsia for US$420 million.

Scotiabank sells pension fund to Chilean investor
Scotiabank sells pension fund to Chilean investor

Scotiabank sells pension fund to Chilean investor

02 September 2019

Colombian firm Brigard & Urrutia, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP and Chile's Prieto has helped Chilean investment fund AFP Habitat acquire a majority stake in a pension fund from Canada’s Scotiabank for US$174 million.

Early booking rate for Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity expires tomorrow
Early booking rate for Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity expires tomorrow

Early booking rate for Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity expires tomorrow

29 August 2019

A discounted early booking rate for Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity – which takes place on Tuesday 8 October in New York – expires tomorrow.

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?
Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

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.  

Colombian antitrust regulator fines Uber for obstruction
Colombian antitrust regulator fines Uber for obstruction

Colombian antitrust regulator fines Uber for obstruction

15 August 2019

Colombia’s antitrust watchdog has said it will fine ride-hailing company Uber Technologies nearly €550,000 (US$613,000), along with smaller fines on three executives, for allegedly obstructing a search in 2017.

General Atlantic’s Martín Escobari to give keynote at Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity
General Atlantic’s Martín Escobari to give keynote at Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity

General Atlantic’s Martín Escobari to give keynote at Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity

06 August 2019

The managing director and head of Latin America at private equity investor General Atlantic will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming Latin Lawyer Live 10th Annual Private Equity, which takes place in October in New York.

UnitedHealth deal draws Chilean and Colombian firms
UnitedHealth deal draws Chilean and Colombian firms

UnitedHealth deal draws Chilean and Colombian firms

26 June 2019

US healthcare provider UnitedHealth has hired Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá and Carey in Santiago to buy full control of three Colombian healthcare entities. 

Concessionaire gets loan for TransMilenio buses in Bogotá
Concessionaire gets loan for TransMilenio buses in Bogotá

Concessionaire gets loan for TransMilenio buses in Bogotá

17 June 2019

Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas has helped the financial branch of Sweden’s Volvo Group provide a loan to a Colombian concessionaire for the purchase of Volvo buses.