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Mexico's FEFA hires White & Case for US$237 million issuance

White & Case SC has helped agribusiness trust Fondo Especial para Financiamientos Agropecuarios (FEFA) raise 5 billion pesos (US$237 million) in a bond issuance, the first offering to be linked to the Mexican overnight risk-free rate (TIIE de Fondeo).

23 March 2022

Deal of the Year 2021: the full shortlist

Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of the 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards on the night of our charity awards ceremoney at Hotel Unique in São Paulo on Thursday 5 May.

17 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for M&A, ESG and private equity

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the private and public M&A, ESG and private equity categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

03 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for capital markets, banking and finance and project finance

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the capital markets, banking and finance and project finance categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

02 March 2022

LatAm partner promotions nearly doubled at year-end

Latin Lawyer has recorded an astonishing 93% increase in end-of-year partner promotions at Latin American law firms, while the share of women partner appointments also increased compared to last year’s figures.

16 February 2022

Pro bono: On the frontline

Quédate en casa (“Stay at home”) was the universal slogan echoed by Latin American governments when the covid-19 pandemic erupted in 2020. However, as one United Nations report puts it, the phrase Quédate en casa … si puedes pagarlo (“Stay at home, if you can afford it”) was more befitting a region where millions had no choice but to leave their house or risk freefalling into extreme poverty.

05 February 2022

Multiple LatAm firms steer cross-border proptech acquisition

Brazilian real estate platform Quinto Andar has hired several firms to acquire Buenos Aires-based property advertisement company Navent Group.

02 February 2022

Several firms in Dominican wind farm acquisition

French investment fund STOA has hired Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández in Santo Domingo to acquire a 30% stake in Dominican company Poseidón Energía Renovable.

28 January 2022

Peruvian gas company makes sustainability-linked bond offer

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Garrigues (Peru) have helped Peruvian energy company Gas Natural de Lima y Callao (Cálidda) raise US$200 million in a sustainability-linked debt issuance.

25 January 2022

DLA Piper Gallástegui swipes six partners from White & Case

Mexican firm DLA Piper Gallástegui y Lozano has scored a coup by hiring six partners from local Highly Recommended outfit White & Case SC.

19 January 2022

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