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Minera México triumphs in first bond issue for two decades
Minera México triumphs in first bond issue for two decades

Minera México triumphs in first bond issue for two decades

09 October 2019

Paul Hastings LLP has helped Minera México, one of the world’s largest copper producers, raise US$1 billion in its first debt offering in over 20 years.

Equity capital markets report: May-June
Equity capital markets report: May-June

Equity capital markets report: May-June

11 September 2019

Latin Lawyer recorded 22 equity transactions in Brazil and Spanish-speaking Latin America between May and June with a combined value of more than US$8.1 billion.

Big fish in small ponds
Big fish in small ponds

Big fish in small ponds

05 September 2019

It’s no secret that many of Latin America’s largest companies remain controlled by small, concentrated groups reluctant to relinquish control, limiting these entities’ ability to tap into a bigger pool of resources through the capital markets. This status quo makes public M&A deals a rarity in the region. Christina McKeon Frutuoso considers the challenges faced by lawyers when such transactions do arise.

Top economist Arminio Fraga to keynote Latin Lawyer M&A conference
Top economist Arminio Fraga to keynote Latin Lawyer M&A conference

Top economist Arminio Fraga to keynote Latin Lawyer M&A conference

30 August 2019

Gavea Investimentos founding partner and Central Bank of Brazil former president Arminio Fraga will deliver the opening keynote at the upcoming Latin Lawyer Live 9th Annual M&A Conference, which takes place in São Paulo this November.

Latin Lawyer debt capital markets league table: January-June
Latin Lawyer debt capital markets league table: January-June

Latin Lawyer debt capital markets league table: January-June

21 August 2019

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.

Debt capital markets report Brazil: May-June
Debt capital markets report Brazil: May-June

Debt capital markets report Brazil: May-June

21 August 2019

Latin Lawyer recorded 109 debt transactions in Brazil between May and June, worth a combined US$19.9 billion

Debt capital markets report Spanish-speaking LatAm: March-April
Debt capital markets report Spanish-speaking LatAm: March-April

Debt capital markets report Spanish-speaking LatAm: March-April

21 August 2019

Latin Lawyer recorded 47 debt transactions outside Brazil, with a combined value of US$11.7 billion.

Aon sells Mexican assets to Spencer Stuart
Aon sells Mexican assets to Spencer Stuart

Aon sells Mexican assets to Spencer Stuart

05 August 2019

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York, Chicago, London and Palo Alto has helped the Irish subsidiary of professional services company Spencer Stuart acquire the Mexican assets of consulting company Aon for US$45 million.

Programme for Latin Lawyer M&A conference now online
Programme for Latin Lawyer M&A conference now online

Programme for Latin Lawyer M&A conference now online

09 July 2019

The complete programme for the Latin Lawyer Live 9th Annual M&A Conference has been announced along with a commitment to a 50/50 split of men and women on the speakers list.

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