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Who is in LACCA Approved 2022?

The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) has released the latest edition of LACCA Approved. We take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.

30 November 2021

Multiple firms in cross-border Peruvian logistics acquisition

Global alternative investment group HIG Capital has relied on Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York, RocaJunyent in Madrid, Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas in Lima, Ferrere in Bolivia and CorralRosales in Ecuador to purchase a majority stake in Peruvian third-party logistics company Grupo Ransa.

17 November 2021

Liberty buys Claro Panamá from América Móvil

Telecoms company Liberty Latin America’s subsidiary Cable & Wireless Panamá has hired US firm Baker Botts LLP and Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee in Panama City to acquire counterpart Claro Panamá from Mexico’s América Móvil for US$200 million.

24 September 2021

Tocumen makes largest company bond offer on Panama’s Latinex

The operator of Panama City’s international airport Tocumen has hired three offices of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Icaza, González-Ruíz & Alemán in Panama City to issue bonds worth US$1.85 billion.

31 August 2021

Plastics maker issues Peru’s first global sustainability-linked bond

Peruvian plastic packaging company San Miguel Industrias (SMI) has hired Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and BBGS Abogados (Peru) to issue sustainability-linked bonds and launch a tender offer, with both transactions worth a total of US$585 million.

16 August 2021

Electricity distributor makes landmark debt placement in Panama

Panamanian power distributor Elektra Noreste has enlisted Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Washington, DC and local firm Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee to raise US$100 million in the first private placement on the Latin American stock exchange in Panama.

30 July 2021

Panama’s Banco General makes US$400 million bond offering

Panama’s Banco General has hired Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Arias Fábrega & Fábrega in Panama City to raise US$400 million in its first-ever additional tier 1 (AT1) issuance, the value of which can be converted into equity.

25 May 2021

IDB Invest backs first sustainable bond programme in Central America

Allen & Overy LLP in New York and BLP (Costa Rica) have helped IDB Invest issue a credit guarantee facility to back Banco Promerica’s US$50 million sustainable bond programme, the first of its kind in Central America.

05 March 2021

Panamanian toll road operator makes US$400 million debt tap

Arnold & Porter in New York and Washington, DC and Panamanian firm Icaza, González-Ruiz & Alemán have helped state-owned toll road operator Empresa Nacional de Autopista (ENA) issue notes for US$400 million.

14 December 2020

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