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Interchile targets US$1.2 billion green bonds with tender offer

Milbank in New York and Barros & Errázuriz Abogados in Santiago have helped Chilean electricity company Interchile repurchase existing green bonds for some US$127 million through a tender offer.

03 January 2024

El Salvador’s Unicomer obtains US$385 million financing

Four Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices, four BLP offices and Panamanian firm Alfaro, Ferrer & Ramírez and Ecuador’s Pérez Bustamante & Ponce (PBP) have helped Salvadorean retail company Grupo Unicomer secure a US$385 million loan to refinance existing debt.

13 December 2023

AES Dominicana gets landmark IDB Invest financing for solar assets

Two Clifford Chance LLP offices and Dominican firm Pellerano Nadal Law & Consulting have helped a syndicate of lenders led by IDB Invest grant a US$368 million credit facility to the Dominican subsidiary of US-based energy giant AES to develop its renewables projects.

12 December 2023

Cement investors lose treaty claim against Bolivia

Bolivia says it has defeated a Peruvian group’s US$270 million investment treaty claim over the nationalisation of a stake in a cement producer.

05 December 2023

IDB Invest lends US$255 million to MSMEs in Chile

Chile’s Banco Internacional has enlisted Carey in Santiago to obtain a US$255 million credit line from IDB Invest to help fund local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).

28 November 2023

BlackRock fund makes energy transition investment in Brazil

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has helped a BlackRock-owned investment fund, Climate Finance Partnership (CFP), acquire shares in Brazilian energy transition company Brasol.

21 November 2023

Counsel in place for Mexico lithium dispute

A London-listed mining company has appointed external counsel as it requests talks with Mexico to settle an investment treaty dispute over a cancelled lithium concession.

20 November 2023

Grupo Energía Bogotá makes landmark sustainable issuance

Two Winston & Strawn LLP offices and Cuatrecasas (Colombia) have helped Grupo Energía Bogotá (GEB) become the first Colombian energy company to issue sustainability-linked bonds on the international market with a US$400 million offering.

20 November 2023

Canadian miner secures funding for treaty claim against Colombia

A Canadian mining company says it has secured funding for its investment treaty claim against Colombia – which it said risked being discontinued over a failure to pay costs.

15 November 2023

Costa Rica makes US$1.5 billion sovereign debt tap

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped the Republic of Costa Rica issue notes worth US$1.5 billion.

13 November 2023

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