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Australian miner enters Chile with Sierra Gorda buy
Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago has helped Australian miner South32 buy a stake in Chilean copper mine Sierra Gorda from Japanese conglomerate Sumitomo in a deal worth over US$2 billion.
19 October 2021
SQM raises US$700 million in first green bonds
Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Chicago and Chilean firm Claro & Cía have helped Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) raise US$700 million in its inaugural green bond offering.
27 September 2021
PPU and Aninat steer digital car trading JV in Chile
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has helped Inmobiliaria Algeciras and Inversiones Altair sign a joint venture agreement with Penta Financiero and EuroFrance to create Fincar, an e-commerce platform specialising in selling cars.
07 September 2021
Food tech company NotCo becomes Chile's latest unicorn
Chilean vegan food tech company NotCo has relied on three offices of US firm Gunderson Dettmer to raise US$235 million in a funding round, making it Chile’s latest unicorn.
03 September 2021
Patria snaps up Chilean cybersecurity business
Brazil’s Patria Investimentos has enlisted Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados in São Paulo and Chilean firm Parraguez & Marín to acquire Chilean cybersecurity company NeoSecure from The Rohatyn Group.
09 August 2021
Several firms see out optician deal in Chile
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP has helped Dutch company GrandVision sell its Chilean operations, Rotter y Kraus, as part of its global merger with EssilorLuxottica, the world’s largest eyewear company.
20 July 2021
Experian snaps up Chilean credit rating assets
Chilean banking and financial institutions association, ABIF, has enlisted local firm Prieto to sell a majority stake in a credit rating subsidiary to Experian, a multinational information services company.
19 July 2021
“Adapt or die”: what companies want from their external counsel
The covid-19 pandemic has accelerated certain pre-existing trends around client-law firm relationships, but it has also brought to light the ways that legal teams expect their external counsel to change going forward.
27 May 2021
PPU merges with Chilean natural resources firm
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has strengthened its natural resources practice by incorporating local law firm Carcelén, Desmadryl, Guzmán y Tapia Abogados, adding three partners.
27 May 2021
Deal of the Year 2020: the full shortlist
Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of our 15th annual Deal of the Year Awards in the daily news briefing next week. See the full shortlist here.
19 May 2021