Several international and Chilean law firms have advised on two financing transactions by Chilean state-owned mining company Codelco worth more than US$2 billion.
Chile’s competition tribunal has fined Baxter and Sanderson Laboratories for rigging bids on public tenders for vials of saline – despite a lack of effects from the collusion.
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has helped Spanish power company Grenergy Renovables obtain US$71 million in project finance for a solar plant in the Atacama desert.
Milbank in New York and Carey in Chile have helped a subsidiary of Mainstream Renewable Power Chile, Cóndor Energía obtain US$580 million in financing for a group of renewable energy projects in the northern and southern regions of Chile.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Carey of Chile have helped the world’s largest copper producer Codelco issue bonds worth US$2 billion, as it prepares to upgrade several mining projects despite falling copper prices.
Sullivan & Cromwell in New York and Carey have helped Chilean pulp and paper company CMPC obtain a US$100 million syndicated green loan.
Spanish power company Grenergy Renovables has hired Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) to sell several renewables assets in Chile, worth US$208 million.
Milbank in New York and Carey in Santiago have helped a Chilean energy company owned by France’s Total and US solar energy group SunPower obtain project financing worth US$212 million for a renewables project in northern Chile.
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has hired a former name partner from Eyzaguirre Burlé Abogados to co-head its labour practice.
Some 107 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise nearly US$90 billion through 367 debt capital markets deals between January and June of this year, according to Latin Lawyer's data.