Latin Lawyer collected data on M&A activity across Latin America during 2019. Here we present who won the most work in Mexico according to our findings.
Latin Lawyer's data shows that 44 M&A deals closed in Mexico between March and December 2019. Considering only deals with a public value, those transactions had a combined value of some US$22 billion.
Latin Lawyer gathered data on debt capital markets activity across Latin America during 2019. Here, we present our findings for Mexico.
Latin Lawyer recorded 41 debt capital markets deals in Mexico from July to December, with a total combined value of approximately US$3 billion.
Mexican glass maker Vitro has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Washington, DC, and Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar in Mexico City to get a US$170 million loan.
Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has strengthened its partnership by hiring a tax partner from EY, as Mexico's tax reform increases the scope for audits.
Kuri Breña, Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar has helped Mexican rental company AB&C Leasing de México obtain an asset-backed loan of 1 billion pesos (US$51 million).
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP’s offices in Washington, DC, and New York and Kuri Breña Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar in Mexico City have helped Mexican glass manufacturer Vitro get a US$110 million loan.
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.
Latin Lawyer recorded 53 debt transactions outside Brazil, with a combined value of US$18.7 billion.