Clifford Chance LLP in New York and London has helped Costa Rica raise US$1.5 billion in its first sovereign issuance under President Alvarado Quesada’s administration.
Norton Rose Fulbright across six offices; Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo; and Patton, Moreno & Asvat in Panama City have helped Dutch vessels service provider OOS acquire a semi-submersible deepwater rig from Delba Drilling.
Five Baker McKenzie LLP offices and Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause in Montevideo have helped consortium Grupo Vía Central, led by Spanish constructor Sacyr, obtain the largest project financing ever in Uruguay – worth US$855 million – to fund a public-private partnership (PPP) railway project connecting Montevideo and Paso de los Toros.
Morrison & Foerster LLP has bolstered its recently launched Latin America group by hiring a finance partner from Clifford Chance LLP.
Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped paper manufacturer Klabin obtain a US$800 million A/B credit facility from the IDB and the IFC.
Nicholson y Cano Abogados has helped Argentine agribusiness Ledesma obtain a US$90 million loan and repurchase bonds.
Four White & Case LLP offices and BKM | Berkemeyer in Asunción have helped consortium Rutas del Este – formed by Spanish construction company Sacyr and local counterpart Ocho – obtain a US$658 million hybrid financing for Paraguay’s first ever public-private partnership (PPP).
Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima has helped logistics company Impala Terminals Perú obtain a loan.
Clifford Chance LLP in New York and São Paulo and Garrigues (Peru) have helped a special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain project finance worth US$563 million to fund Consortium Nuevo Metro de Lima’s construction of a second metro line in Peru’s capital.
Clifford Chance LLP in several cities has helped Autopistas Urabá obtain US$650 million in dual-currency financing for its 4G toll road in Colombia.