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M&A report Spanish-speaking LatAm: January-February 2019

M&A report Spanish-speaking LatAm: January-February 2019

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.

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

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.

Telefónica, Facebook, CAF and IDB invest in Peruvian mobile broadband

Telefónica, Facebook, CAF and IDB invest in Peruvian mobile broadband

12 March 2019

Telefónica Perú, Facebook, the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF) and IDB Invest have launched mobile infrastructure operator Internet para Todos (IpT) and jointly invested US$150 million to expand mobile broadband services in Peru.

DLA Piper lawyer who began as intern makes partner in Lima

DLA Piper lawyer who began as intern makes partner in Lima

13 February 2019

Peru’s DLA Piper Pizarro Botto Escobar has promoted an associate who joined as an intern to partner and corporate and M&A group co-head.

Bank of China gets Peruvian banking licence

Bank of China gets Peruvian banking licence

23 January 2019

DLA Piper Pizarro Botto Escobar has helped state-owned Bank of China (BoC) obtain a licence to operate in Peru.

Rodrigo Elías and DLA Piper steer TMF buy in Peru

10 December 2018

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has helped international professional services company TMF Group buy Peruvian fiduciary company FiduPerú.

Polaris buys Peruvian hydro projects

Polaris buys Peruvian hydro projects

16 November 2018

Canadian firm Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP, Peru’s Hernández & Cía Abogados, and Harneys in the British Virgin Islands have helped Canadian energy company Polaris acquire Union Energy (UEG).

Mexican car insurer moves into Peru

Mexican car insurer moves into Peru

14 November 2018

DLA Piper in Mexico City and Lima has helped Mexican car insurance company Quálitas Controladora purchase Peruvian counterpart HDI Seguros.

Five firms help Colombian fitness company refinance

Five firms help Colombian fitness company refinance

29 October 2018

Colombian fitness company Bodytech has hired Mendoza Advogados in Bogotá to refinance a US$90 million loan with a syndicate of banks in a novel deal that involved shareholder loans and the borrower’s equity as a backstop.

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho top LatAm capital markets tables, Cleary and Shearman lead in international

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho top LatAm capital markets tables, Cleary and Shearman lead in international

24 September 2018

Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise as much as US$110 billion through more than 350 debt and equity capital markets deals during the first half of 2018, based on Latin Lawyer data.