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Enel obtains loan to finance Peruvian wind farms

Hernández & Cía has helped IDB Invest lend US$85 million to the Peruvian renewable energy subsidiary of Italy’s Enel.

03 August 2022

Ex-Mattos Filho partner joins TozziniFreire

TozziniFreire Advogados has hired a former banking and finance partner from fellow Elite firm Mattos Filho, deepening its legal advice on fintech, payment regulation and cryptocurrency matters.

02 August 2022

ArcelorMittal spends US$2.2 billion on Brazilian steel assets

The world’s largest steel group ArcelorMittal has hired Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago and Brazilian firms Tauil & Chequer Advogados and Lefosse to buy local counterpart Companhia Siderúrgica do Pecém (CSP) for US$2.2 billion.

02 August 2022

Google’s Central American advertising partner divests stake

Advertising company Mediam Group has hired Holland & Knight LLP in Miami and Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega in Panama City to sell a minority stake in the business to Miami-based counterpart Aleph Group.

02 August 2022

Stocche Forbes and Machado Meyer return for Eneva offering

Brazilian energy company Eneva has hired Stocche Forbes to raise some 2 billion reais (US$373 million) in a bond offering.

02 August 2022

IDB Invest provides agribusiness financing in Paraguay

Paraguayan firm Colab has helped IDB Invest provide a US$15 million financing to local agribusiness company Automotores y Maquinaria (Automaq).

02 August 2022

Quinn Emanuel LatAm lawyer joins Miller & Chevalier

An of counsel from Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP has moved to Miller & Chevalier as partner, bringing experience in Latin American disputes and anti-corruption cases.

01 August 2022

Brookfield raises funds for Brazilian real estate buy

i2a Advogados has helped Canadian asset manager Brookfield issue real estate receivables certificates worth some 4.4 billion reais (US$799 million) to fund the acquisition of Brazilian real estate assets.

01 August 2022

PPU hires former Chilean ambassador to China

The former Chilean ambassador to China – Luis Schmidt – has joined Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) to lead the Elite firm’s Asia desk.

01 August 2022

América Móvil US$750 million offering calls on familiar firms

Mexico’s América Móvil has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Robles Miaja Abogados in Mexico City to make a debt offering worth US$750 million.

01 August 2022

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