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.
15 May 2019
Energy companies should view the legal professionals who keep their compliance programmes updated as business-friendly, heard delegates at the Latin Lawyer Live 10th Annual Oil & Gas event, which was held yesterday at the Park Hyatt in Buenos Aires.
10 May 2019
Argentine firms have recorded the highest number of debt capital markets deals in January and February, making them the busiest players in Spanish-speaking Latin America for four consecutive months.
16 April 2019
US private equity firm Blackstone has hired Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York, Los Angeles and Washington, DC; Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega in Panama City; CMS Carey & Allende in Santiago; Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC in Mexico City and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá to buy a stake in US investment fund FRS Capital and gain indirect control of a leading Latin American container terminal operator.
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.
29 March 2019
The complete programme for Latin Lawyer Live 10th Annual Oil & Gas has been published.
20 March 2019
White & Case LLP in São Paulo, Miami and Mexico City, Colombia’s Gómez-Pinzón and Cayman firm Maples Group have helped energy distributor TermoCandelaria Power issue debt worth US$410 million
13 March 2019
Six firms have helped Argentine IT company Globant acquire cloud computing company Avanxo for US$49 million.
28 February 2019
Panama's Pharma Consulting has hired Vásquez Villarreal Consultores in Bogotá and VVS Abogados in Buenos Aires to obtain a US$45 million loan from international private equity firm Darby.
19 February 2019
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) has advised a fund owned by Bancolombia during the capitalisation of assets worth 153 billion Colombian pesos (US$48.9 million) in a real estate trust it shares with South American retail group Éxito.