Work Area: Mining & metals

FerradaNehme and BMAJ steer Atacama gold stream deal

Canadian miner Capstone has hired Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Vancouver and FerradaNehme in Santiago to seal a US$290 million gold stream deal related to its Santo Domingo mine in northern Chile.

19 May 2021

Peruvian gold miner digs out second loan extension

Peruvian law firm Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados has advised Gold Fields La Cima, the local subsidiary of South African miner Gold Fields, on its second extension of a US$150 million loan obtained in 2017.

07 May 2021

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán hires ex-government energy lawyer

Colombian firm DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has boosted its natural resources practice by recruiting the head of legal affairs at the government’s Ministry of Mines and Energy.

04 May 2021

Brazilian firms in Novelis’ green bond issuance

Torys LLP in Toronto and New York and Brazilian law firm Levy Salomão Advogados have helped US aluminium company Novelis raise 500 million euros (US$586 million) in a green bond issuance.

27 April 2021

Hudbay calls on Peruvian firm for debt issuance

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York, Goodman LLP in Toronto and Peruvian law firm Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas have helped Canadian mining company Hudbay make a US$600 million debt issuance.

23 April 2021

Peru’s Santivañez steers Anglo American-Engie power agreement

Peruvian law firm Santivañez Abogados has helped British mining company Anglo American enter an agreement with French energy company Engie, through which its Peruvian copper mine Quellaveco will be supplied with renewable power.

15 April 2021

Peru’s Volcan makes debt issuance and tender offer

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Peruvian firm Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados have helped local mining company Volcan issue debt and launch a tender offer, with both transactions worth US$600 million.

10 March 2021

New Fortress snaps up more energy assets in Brazil

Brazil’s Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped the local subsidiary of US investor New Fortress Energy acquire two thermal power plants in north-eastern Brazil.

04 March 2021

Zang Bergel steers Argentine meat packing sale

Argentina’s Zang, Bergel & Viñes Abogados has helped agribusiness Cresud sell its shares in local meat packing company Carnes Pampeanas for US$10 million.

04 March 2021

KKR and Telefónica launch US$1 billion fibre optics venture in Chile

US private equity investor KKR has hired three Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP offices and CMS Carey & Allende in Santiago to pay some US$1 billion for a majority stake in Telefónica Chile’s fibre optic network, through which both companies will launch the country’s first open access wholesale fibre optics venture.

03 March 2021

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