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Canadian pension fund eyes public takeover of Chile’s Hortifrut

Linklaters in New York, Carey in Santiago and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped Canadian pension fund manager PSP Investments launch a tender offer to buy the entire public shareholding of Chilean fruit company Hortifrut for US$660 million.

11 January 2023

Peruvian port concessionaire gets novel IDB Invest financing

Three offices of White & Case LLP and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped Peruvian port concessionaire Salaverry Terminal Internacional (STI) raise US$115 million through a private placement of an A/B bond – the first of its kind in Peru.

09 January 2023

Lima airport lands US$1.25 billion financing for new terminal

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Peruvian firm Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados have helped Lima Airport Partners (LAP), the concessionaire that manages Peru’s Jorge Chávez International Airport, get a US$1.25 billion financing to expand the Lima airport.

06 January 2023

Several firms power electricity company loan in Peru

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima has helped electricity company Red de Energía del Perú (REP) land a US$106 million loan.

04 January 2023

LatAm firms help UPS seal Bomi acquisition

Seven Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP offices, Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá, Brazil’s Mattos Filho and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped US delivery company UPS finalise its acquisition of Italian healthcare logistics group Bomi.

22 December 2022

US court dismisses last challenge to LATAM Chapter 11 plan

Dismissing the last remaining dispute over LATAM Airlines’ Chapter 11 plan, the US’s Second Circuit Court of Appeals has addressed for the first time whether a debtor has to pay post-petition interest (PPI) to unsecured creditors to be able to treat them as unimpaired.

20 December 2022

Peru ordered to pay in land bonds dispute

A divided International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) tribunal has ordered Peru to pay US$100 million to a US hedge fund in a dispute over land bonds issued half a century ago by its former left-wing military dictatorship in exchange for expropriated farmland.

15 December 2022

Diversity Survey: Finding the balance

Latin American law firms are taking steps to promote greater gender equity, but progress at partner level continues to be frustratingly slow and firms must dig deeper to tackle unconscious bias in the talent pipeline in order to rebalance the scales.

08 December 2022

Deal Tracker: Which were the busiest firms in Q1&2 2022?

Law firms in Latin America were busy at work in the first half of 2022, despite global economic challenges. Latin Lawyer's Deal Tracker Report reveals which firms did the most deals across the region.

23 November 2022

Peruvian lender BanBif inks US$40 million loan deal

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in Washington, DC and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped the International Finance Corporation lend US$40 million to Peruvian bank BanBif.

16 November 2022

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