Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in our news
Australian miner enters Chile with Sierra Gorda buy
Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago has helped Australian miner South32 buy a stake in Chilean copper mine Sierra Gorda from Japanese conglomerate Sumitomo in a deal worth over US$2 billion.
19 October 2021
IBM’s US$60 billion global spinoff calls on LatAm firms
Multinational technology company IBM has hired several firms to carve-out Kyndryl, establishing the managed infrastructure services unit as a standalone business.
14 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
Chile’s EFE raises US$500 million in global debt tap
Chilean state-owned railway company Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado (EFE) has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago to make a bond issuance worth US$500 million.
16 September 2021
Nordex refinancing calls on several LatAm firms
German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has enlisted Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in Frankfurt as lead international counsel to obtain a refinancing, which saw it increase an existing loan by 171 million euros (US$200 million).
06 September 2021
Chilean car importer completes Chapter 11 restructuring
International noteholders of Chilean car importer Automotores Gildemeister have completed a debt-for-equity takeover of the company through a pre-packaged Chapter 11 plan approved in New York.
20 August 2021
Insurtech start-up Betterfly gets new funding in Chile
US firm Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP has helped Chilean purpose-driven benefit platform Betterfly raise US$60 million in a funding round.
30 June 2021
BTG Pactual buys Chilean forestry assets from Arauco
Chile's Barros & Errázuriz Abogados and Fischer y Cía have helped a consortium led by investment bank BTG Pactual buy forestry assets from local company Arauco for at least US$386 million.
24 May 2021
Carey and Cariola Díez in US-Canadian engineering acquisition
US investor Coplay Equity Partners has hired Carey in Santiago to acquire Canadian power and automation solutions provider Magna IV Engineering, giving it assets in Chile.
17 May 2021
Latin Lawyer announces Elite 2021
Latin Lawyer Elite firms have each carved out their own paths towards excellence and demonstrate unique areas of strength. Here, we reveal this year’s Elite.
12 May 2021