Miranda & Amado structures debt programme for Peruvian bank

Miranda & Amado has helped Scotiabank arrange the first programme of debt instruments worth up to US$200 million for ICBC Peru Bank, a subsidiary of Chinse capital bank Industrial Commercial Bank of China, as well as its first issuance of deposit certificates worth up to 100 million soles (US$25 million).

07 January 2022

Galicia bolsters labour practice with hire

Mexican Elite firm Galicia Abogados has strengthened its labour litigation offering by hiring a partner from local firm Alvarez, Cantón y Peters Abogados.

06 January 2022

Felsberg and Cescon Barrieu in Renova Energia power asset sale

Felsberg Advogados has helped Renova Energia in the sale of assets to a new buyer, local energy group BSB Energética and Eletroriver, for 1.1 billion reais (US$196 million), having refused to sell to Emirati investment group Mubadala in September.

06 January 2022

Consortium Legal opens new office in Costa Rica

Consortium Legal (Costa Rica) has opened a new office in the north-western province of Guanacaste, on the country’s Pacific coast. The Elite firm now has two offices in the Central American country.

06 January 2022

Several firms in Brazilian agribusiness export securitisation deal

Three offices of White & Case LLP and Santos Neto Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian agribusiness Caramuru Alimentos structure and implement its export securitisation programme of up to US$150 million for receivables granted by the export of products to Europe.

06 January 2022

Chilean e-vehicle start-up gets first financing round

Carey has helped Chilean electromobility company E-Mov obtain its first equity financing round from Grupo Orange.

06 January 2022

PAGBAM and Beccar Varela steer agribusiness debt refinancing

Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benitez & Arntsen (PAGBAM) has helped Argentine agribusiness Los Grobo Agropecuaria and its subsidiary agrichemical group Agrofina obtain corporate refinancing worth US$43 million.

06 January 2022

Lefosse launches life sciences group with partner hire

Brazilian Elite firm Lefosse has hired a partner from local firm Kestener & Vieira Advogados to head its new life sciences and healthcare department.

05 January 2022

Coca-Cola FEMSA makes US$111 million acquisition in Brazil

The Brazilian arm of Mexico’s Coca-Cola FEMSA has hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire bottling company CVI Refrigerantes for 633 million reais (US$111 million).

05 January 2022

Familiar firms return for Chilean sovereign social bond offering

Linklaters LLP in New York has helped the Republic of Chile issue 1.06 trillion Chilean pesos (US$1.3 billion) worth of social bonds to support national recovery following the covid-19 pandemic.

05 January 2022

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