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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

IDB Invest lends US$50 million to LatAm CRM group

Atento, the largest provider of customer relationship management (CRM) and business-process outsourcing (BPO) services in Latin America, has hired several firms in the region to obtain a US$50 million working capital facility from IDB Invest.

10 February 2022

Revisit Latin Lawyer’s Project Finance conference

Latin Lawyer Connect: Project Finance 2021 is now available to watch in full online. Daniel Bartfeld and Carolina Walther-Meade from Milbank and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados partner Pablo Sorj co-chaired the event.

11 January 2022

Multiple firms in US-Chile logistics software acquisition

US logistics software company DispatchTrack has hired Prieto in Santiago and Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC to purchase Chilean counterpart Beetrack.

07 December 2021

González Calvillo and Haynes and Boone steer car plant financing

A branch of Japanese conglomerate Mitsui Group has hired González Calvillo, SC to provide a US$98 million financing for the construction and operation of a Mexican manufacturing plant that will produce automobile components for car maker Toyota.

02 December 2021

Rappi transfers payments platform to its JV with Banorte

Rappi México has turned to González Calvillo, SC to transfer its digital banking platform Rappipay to Tarjetas del Futuro, a joint venture between Rappi and local bank Banorte.

04 October 2021

Rappi obtains financing for Mexican fintech venture

Mexico’s González Calvillo, SC has helped the local branch of Colombian on-demand delivery start-up Rappi get a loan of 1 billion Mexican pesos (US$49 million).

14 September 2021

Nordex refinancing calls on several LatAm firms

German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has enlisted Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in Frankfurt as lead international counsel to obtain a refinancing, which saw it increase an existing loan by 171 million euros (US$200 million).

06 September 2021

GIP buys largest private power generator in Mexico

US investment fund Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has hired six offices of Latham & Watkins LLP and Mexican firm Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC to acquire Saavi Energía from British counterpart Actis for US$275 million.

01 September 2021

E-commerce platform Nuvemshop becomes Brazil’s latest unicorn

US venture capital fund Insight Partners has enlisted Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in New York and Brazilian firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados, Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires and Mexico’s González Calvillo, SC to inject US$500 million into Brazilian e-commerce platform Nuvemshop.

24 August 2021

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