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Tauil & Chequer advises all parties in Simpar issuance

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has acted as deal counsel in Brazilian logistics company Simpar’s issuance of debentures worth 1.5 billion reais (US$277 million).

12 October 2021

Cescon Barrieu hires partner from KLA

Brazilian law firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has appointed its second partner in less than three months by adding a lawyer from KLA Advogados to its senior rank.

11 October 2021

Bain Capital acquires engineering assets from Rolls-Royce

US private investment fund Bain Capital has hired Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Mexico City to acquire Industria de Turbo Propulsores Aero (ITP Aero), an aerospace and engine component supplier, from Rolls-Royce for 1.7 billion Euros (US$2 billion).

11 October 2021

Last chance to complete pro bono survey

Today is the last day to complete the Latin Lawyer and Cyrus R Vance Center for International Justice’s annual pro bono survey. Read on to find out how to participate.

11 October 2021

Brazil's Rumo makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Brazil’s largest private railway operator Rumo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to make its first sustainability-linked bond issuance worth US$500 million.

11 October 2021

América Móvil and Liberty combine Chilean operations

Mexican telecommunications company América Móvil has enlisted three offices of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago to enter into a joint venture agreement with Liberty Latin America to combine their respective Chilean operations, Claro Chile and VTR.

11 October 2021

Vinci Partners buys several assets in Brazil

Brazilian investment platform Vinci Partners has relied on several local firms to finalise two acquisitions in recent weeks.

11 October 2021

Ecuadorean firms hatch poultry acquisition

Ecuador’s Procesadora Nacional de Alimentos (Pronaca) has enlisted Pérez Bustamante & Ponce (PBP) to acquire Avesca, a local egg producer.

11 October 2021

Lobo de Rizzo bolsters infrastructure practice

Highly Recommended firm Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has strengthened its infrastructure practice by hiring a partner from local firm Portugal Ribeiro Advogados.

08 October 2021

Mexico’s Total Play makes second issuance

Mexican telecoms company Total Play has hired Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City to make its second offering on international capital markets, raising US$600 million.

08 October 2021

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