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Peru’s Minera Antamina gets US$1 billion credit facility              

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima has helped Peru's Compañía Minera Antamina obtain a US$1 billion loan.

23 July 2021

Several firms in Brazil-Chile waste management acquisition

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo and Carey in Santiago have helped Brazilian environmental management company Ambipar purchase Chilean counterpart Disal and its subsidiary Suantras for a combined US$179 million.

23 July 2021

Guyer & Regules helps CVU in debt offering

Guyer & Regules has helped Corporación Vial del Uruguay (CVU), the country’s largest toll road concessionaire, raise US$150 million in a debt offering.

23 July 2021

Pinheiro Neto and Machado Meyer steer CEEE-T power privatisation

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped CPFL Energia acquire a power transmission company from Brazil’s southern state of Rio Grande do Sul at an auction, after placing a winning bid of 2.67 billion reais (US$511 million).

22 July 2021

PPU promotes two lawyers to director in Peru

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has strengthened its tax and competition practices by promoting two of its lawyers to director.

22 July 2021

Brazil’s Hypera buys pharma portfolio from French counterpart

Brazilian pharmaceutical company Hypera Pharma has enlisted local firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to acquire 12 over-the-counter and prescription brands from French counterpart Sanofi for US$190 million.

22 July 2021

Poor political will plagues anti-corruption efforts in Latin America

A study by the Vance Center’s Lawyers Council for Civil and Economic Rights has revealed that several anti-corruption agencies in Latin America lack sufficient independence from government powers to operate effectively, while the absence of political will to fight white-collar crime is dragging the region behind in its anti-corruption efforts.

22 July 2021

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

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