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Mexico offers more bonds linked to UN development goals

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has advised the Republic of Mexico in its second issuance of sovereign bonds linked to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals in a deal worth 1.25 million euros (US$1.5 million).

22 July 2021

Peruvian firms in gold mine refinancing

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped local mining company Minera IRL to refinance a US$104 million credit facility.

22 July 2021

Argentine fertiliser maker issues inaugural bonds

Argentine fertiliser manufacturer Profertil has enlisted local law firm Severgnini, Robiola, Grinberg & Tombeur to make an inaugural bond issuance worth US$25 million.

22 July 2021

Pillsbury nabs LatAm-focused partner from Baker McKenzie

US law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP has strengthened its disputes offering in Latin America by hiring an arbitration partner from Baker McKenzie LLP.

21 July 2021

Argentine satellite company merges with US SPAC

Three Greenberg Traurig LLP offices and Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP in New York have helped Argentine satellite company Satellogic merge with a US special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), making the Latin American business a publicly-listed entity.

21 July 2021

Ecuador’s Spingarn & Marks adds partners with Robalino Law hires

Ecuadorean outfit Spingarn & Marks has strengthened its public law, natural resources and aviation offerings by hiring a group of lawyers from local firm Robalino Law, with two joining as partners.

21 July 2021

PDVSA arbitration award reinstated despite corruption allegations

The Dutch Supreme Court has reinstated an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) award against a subsidiary of Venezuela’s national oil and gas company PDVSA that was set aside two years ago on grounds of corruption.

21 July 2021

Bruchou steers digital learning acquisition

Argentine edtech company Digital House has enlisted Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi to acquire Acámica, a local online education company.

21 July 2021

Brazil raises US$2.25 billion in sovereign issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo has helped the Republic of Brazil offer sovereign bonds worth US$2.25 billion.

21 July 2021

Consortium Legal adds three partners in Guatemala

Consortium Legal (Guatemala) has expanded its partnership by close to a third, hiring two partners and promoting one across its tax, energy and litigation practices.

20 July 2021

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