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Several firms drive through Colombia-Bolivia car deal

Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Bogotá and Indacochea & Asociados in Santa Cruz de la Sierra have helped Colombian mobility company Astara acquire a majority stake in Bolivian counterpart Ovando.

25 April 2022

Cuatrecasas appoints three partners across LatAm offices

Cuatrecasas has promoted three senior associates in Chile, Colombia and Peru to partner, adding firepower to its disputes, finance and M&A practices in the region.

19 April 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

Several LatAm firms steer regional software acquisition

Latin America-focused private equity group Linzor Capital Partners has hired multiple law firms in the region to acquire a majority stake in Uruguayan software business inConcert and its partner Convertia.

17 February 2022

Guatemalan cement maker buys Cemex assets in Central America

Guatemalan construction materials manufacturer Cementos Progreso has hired Milbank in New York and Washington, DC, Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Mexico City and BLP in San José and San Salvador to buy Mexican cement maker Cemex’s operations in Costa Rica and El Salvador.

24 January 2022

France's Vinci buys LatAm assets in US$6.2 billion energy tie-up

Construction company Vinci has enlisted Cuatrecasas offices in Spain, Chile, Mexico and Peru and Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in Paris to finalise its joint venture with Spanish counterpart ACS in a deal worth up to 5.5 billion euros (US$6.2 billion), handing the French buyer several Latin American energy projects.

11 January 2022

Peruvian refinery arbitration award survives “side-switching” challenge

A Miami federal court has confirmed a US$40 million International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) award relating to the upgrade of a Peruvian refinery, rejecting a Spanish contractor’s arguments that the proceedings were tainted because two members of its counsel team joined the opposing side’s law firm while the case was pending.

29 October 2021

Multiple firms in Colombia’s first PPP hospital financing

Garrigues (Colombia) has helped local medical company Promotora Hospital de Bosa and its sponsor, Spain’s Grupo Ortiz, receive a US$68 million loan to fund the construction of the Andean country’s first public-private partnership (PPP) hospital.

22 October 2021

Wind farms get loan to cancel debt in Uruguay

Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped two wind farms in Uruguay operated by Spanish energy company Alarde obtain a loan to refinance and cancel an existing debt facility.

19 October 2021

Bain Capital acquires engineering assets from Rolls-Royce

US private investment fund Bain Capital has hired Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Mexico City and BMA - Barbosa Müssnich Aragão in São Paulo to acquire Industria de Turbo Propulsores Aero (ITP Aero), an aerospace and engine component supplier, from Rolls-Royce for 1.7 billion Euros (US$2 billion).

11 October 2021

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