Garrigues (Colombia) in our news

Danish sports media group nabs LatAm assets in cross-border buy

Canada's Stikeman Elliott LLP, four Garrigues offices, Mattos Filho in São Paulo, Posadas in Montevideo and Severgnini, Robiola, Grinberg & Tombeur in Buenos Aires have advised Danish sports media company Better Collective on its acquisition of Canadian counterpart Playmaker Capital for US$189 million.

16 February 2024

Nubank gets licence to launch savings platform in Colombia

Garrigues (Colombia) has helped the local subsidiary of Brazil’s Nubank obtain regulatory approval to operate as a financing company.

06 February 2024

Peru's Auna makes exchange offer and gets credit line

Two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices, Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima, Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá and Mexico’s Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC have helped Peruvian medical group Auna complete an exchange offer for US$243 million and obtain a US$550 million credit line.

10 January 2024

Laws are not enough to combat LatAm gender pay gap

The recent law on equal pay in Brazil is a step in the right direction to reduce the gender pay gap in Latin America’s largest economy, but panellists at Latin Lawyer Live: Labour & Employment agreed that there is a long way to go for the region’s equal pay laws to create tangible changes, and affirmative actions must be taken by companies to help reduce their pay gaps.

07 December 2023

Grupo Energía Bogotá makes landmark sustainable issuance

Two Winston & Strawn LLP offices and Cuatrecasas (Colombia) have helped Grupo Energía Bogotá (GEB) become the first Colombian energy company to issue sustainability-linked bonds on the international market with a US$400 million offering.

20 November 2023

Credicorp subsidiary injects capital into Colombian fintech

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has helped Colombian fintech Plurall obtain financing in a seed funding round led by a subsidiary of Peru’s Credicorp.

10 November 2023

Enel and Scotiabank refresh financial services JV in Colombia

Garrigues (Colombia) has helped the local arm of Italian energy group Enel update the terms of its financial services joint venture with Scotiabank Colpatria.

09 November 2023

Who is in LACCA Approved 2024?

The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association has released the latest edition of LACCA Approved. Read on to find out who the leading private practitioners are and which law firms received the most votes from in-house counsel.

30 October 2023

Canada’s Mitel expands LatAm footprint with cross-border buy

Canadian telecoms company Mitel has hired several international and Latin American firms to acquire Unify, the communications arm of France-headquartered IT company Atos Group.

20 October 2023

Colombian 4G road project gets US$205 million refinancing

Brigard Urrutia has helped the sponsors of a toll road project in Colombia obtain a 855 billion pesos (US$205 million) loan to refinance a 4G toll road project.

08 September 2023

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