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Innergex refinances Chilean renewables for US$803 million

Four offices of DLA Piper LLP have helped Canadian renewables group Innergex issue US$710 million worth of green bonds and obtain a US$93 million loan to refinance its operations in Chile.

16 August 2022

Santos Neto appoints banking counsel as partner

Santos Neto Advogados has bolstered its banking and finance team by hiring an in-house adviser from the Brazilian branch of Dutch investment bank ABN AMRO as partner.

16 August 2022

Familiar firms return for Mexico’s UN development goal offering

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped the Republic of Mexico issue US$2.2 billion worth of sovereign bonds linked to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals, the third offering of this kind by the country.

16 August 2022

Luxembourg fund invests in Ecuadorean forestry

Lexvalor Abogados has helped Luxembourg-based private equity fund Arbaro acquire forestry assets in Ecuador.

16 August 2022

Marval promotes four to partnership

Argentine Elite firm Marval O'Farrell Mairal has elevated four lawyers to its senior rank, strengthening its energy, banking, litigation and industrial property departments.

15 August 2022

DOTY Awards: Mexican clearinghouse says funding is vital

Featured in 16th Annual Awards

At Latin Lawyer’s Deal of the Year Awards in São Paulo this year, clearinghouse Centro Mexicano Pro Bono spoke to us about how its organisation will benefit from the donation it received as a beneficiary of the event.

15 August 2022

PGMBM opens Rio and San Diego offices with rebranding

London-headquartered PGMBM – the firm that advised the victims of the Samarco Mineração dam disaster in a lawsuit against mining group BHP – has rebranded to Pogust Goodhead and opened new offices in Rio de Janeiro and San Diego.

15 August 2022

Argentina’s Pampa Energía completes US$407 million bond swap

Argentina's Pampa Energía has enlisted Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York and Salaverri, Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán in Buenos Aires to swap debt and issue new bonds through a US$407 million exchange offer.

15 August 2022

British investor backs Bogotá bus concessions

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has helped London-based infrastructure group John Laing acquire two electric bus concessions in Bogotá from Colombian transport operator Somos and Latin America-focused investor the Ashmore Andean Fund.

15 August 2022

CR & F Rojas and Ferrere steer Cargill asset sale in Bolivia

CR & F Rojas Abogados has helped Bolivian port operator Central Aguirre Portuaria buy a local agribusiness company from US food group Cargill.

15 August 2022

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