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Colombian fintech secures funding for Brazil expansion

Four offices of Latham & Watkins LLP and Campbells in the Cayman have helped Colombian fintech KLYM raise US$27 million in a Series B funding round.

01 February 2023

Colombia’s Bancóldex secures loan from JP Morgan

Holland & Knight LLP in New York and Bogotá has helped Colombia’s Bancóldex obtain a loan worth 1.4 trillion pesos (US$292 million) from JP Morgan Chase.

17 January 2023

Cobra Group finalises Petrobras assets buy with Shell prepayments

Brazil’s Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Cobra Group – the Spanish affiliate of Brazilian power company Carmo Energy – complete its US$1.1 billion acquisition of onshore oil assets from Petrobras.

11 January 2023

Constellation finalises second restructuring

Global oil group Constellation has completed the last step of its global reorganisation after its Caribbean subsidiary secured US recognition of a British Virgin Islands provisional liquidation for the second time in two years.

19 December 2022

Suzano gets US$800 million loan for sustainable pulp plant

Brazilian paper manufacturer Suzano has enlisted Norton Rose Fulbright in São Paulo to obtain an US$800 million loan to develop the country's first fossil-fuel free pulp plant.

22 November 2022

Brazilian soy producer Caramuru gets first sustainable loan

Santos Neto Advogados in São Paulo has helped Rabobank provide a sustainable loan worth US$80 million to Brazilian soy processor Caramuru Alimentos.

06 October 2022

Mainstream gets US$294 million loan to boost Chilean renewables

Norton Rose Fulbright in London and Carey in Santiago have helped European banks DNB and ABN AMRO lend €300 million (US$294 million) to Mainstream Renewable Power to fund the Irish company's operations in Chile.

05 October 2022

Peruvian company gets loan to fund power concessions

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima has helped Peruvian energy company Puerto Maldonado Transmisora de Energía (Pumate) secure a US$30 million loan to develop two local power projects.

20 September 2022

Several firms help Peruvian companies refinance debt

Hernández & Cía in Lima has helped two Peruvian solar power subsidiaries of Japanese investor Sojitz obtain a US$122 million refinancing to pay off their existing debt with three international development banks.

11 August 2022

Canadian business gets financing for gold mine in Brazil

Canada’s G Mining has hired Stikeman Elliott LLP in Toronto and Mattos Filho in Rio de Janeiro to obtain a US$481 million financing package for its gold mine in Brazil.

11 August 2022

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