08 January 2019
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped French constructor Colas sign an agreement to purchase the Peruvian subsidiary of Colombian counterpart Conalvías.
30 November 2018
Increasing Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) enforcement means buyers asking probing questions about target companies no longer risk competitive disadvantage, since there is now a greater acceptance in favour of more thorough due diligence among both buyers and sellers, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer Live 9th Annual Private Equity.
07 November 2018
Chilean law firms Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) and Morales & Besa helped Latin American companies raise the largest sums in debt capital markets transactions that took place outside Brazil between July and September, while Clifford Chance LLP, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP were the international firms that closed the highest number of debt issuances.
06 November 2018
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped Lima Airport Partners (LAP) obtain the land required to expand Lima’s Jorge Chávez airport.
05 November 2018
Peruvian firm Hernández & Cía Abogados has helped local port operator Terminal Internacional del Sur (TISUR) obtain a loan of US$33 million.
16 October 2018
McCarthy Tetrault LLP in Toronto and Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima have helped Canadian mining company Trevali Mining obtain a US$275 million loan to fund its worldwide operations, including its Santander zinc mine in Peru.
15 October 2018
Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera has helped the subsidiary of Peruvian real estate conglomerate Breca restructure its US$60 million loan with Banco BBVA Continental.
27 September 2018
White & Case LLP in New York and CorralRosales in Quito have helped Nestlé acquire a majority stake in Ecuadorean organic foods producer Terrafertil, in what is thought to be the largest M&A in Ecuador and the largest transaction in Latin America's health foods industry in 2018.
19 September 2018
Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera in Lima has helped a subsidiary of Peruvian real estate conglomerate Breca issue bonds worth US$120 million.
21 August 2018
Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera has helped local hotel operator Inversiones La Rioja repurchase previously issued debt worth US$42 million through a tender offer.