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Chile taps international market with US$2.1 billion social bonds

Linklaters in New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile issue US$2.1 billion worth of social bonds in separate euro and US dollar-denominated tranches.

04 October 2021

Several firms in Chilean ENAP’s debt issuance

Chilean state-owned oil company Empresa Nacional del Petróleo (ENAP) has relied on Shearman & Sterling LLP in Houston and New York and Garrigues (Chile) to make an international bond issuance worth US$560 million.

28 September 2021

Metro de Santiago makes US$650 million debt offer

Ried Fabres in Santiago has helped Chilean transportation company Empresa de Transporte de Pasajeros Metro issue US$650 million worth of notes.

24 September 2021

Chile’s Entel offers first global sustainable debt

Chilean telecoms company Entel has relied on US firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP to make its first sustainable bond issuance in the international market, raising US$800 million.

21 September 2021

Chile’s EFE raises US$500 million in global debt tap

Chilean state-owned railway company Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado (EFE) has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago to make a bond issuance worth US$500 million.

16 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

US investor gets financing for Chilean gas purchase

Three White & Case LLP offices and Garrigues (Chile) have helped US energy investor Arroyo obtain a US$335 million acquisition financing for the purchase of Chilean gas company Gasmar.

17 August 2021

IDB backs innovative warehouse credit line for SMEs in Chile

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in Washington, DC and Garrigues (Chile) have helped IDB Invest lend US$40 million to local private equity fund Sartor MHE for the creation of a warehouse credit line, which will provide funding to small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs).

13 August 2021

US investor GIP gets acquisition financing for Chilean renewables

Latham & Watkins LLP in New York and Washington, DC has helped an investment vehicle of Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) obtain a US$340 million loan to fund its purchase of a minority stake in Chilean power company AES Andes’ renewables portfolio.

12 August 2021

Interchile raises US$1.2 billion in green bond issuance

Barros & Errázuriz Abogados in Santiago has helped Chilean electricity company Interchile complete its debut issuance of green bonds worth US$1.2 billion, marking the largest green debt tap in Latin America’s power sector.

03 August 2021

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