Market: Argentina

Bomchil and Marval in Aeropuertos Argentina dual-currency loan

Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 (AA2000) has hired Bomchil to obtain a syndicated loan worth US$94 million.

03 December 2021

Estudio Bunge adds four partners with PAGBAM hire and promotions

Argentine firm Estudio Bunge – Bunge, Smith & Luchía Puig Abogados has hired a counsel from Elite firm Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) as partner and promoted three lawyers to its senior rank, increasing its partner count by more than half.

30 November 2021

Competition partners foresee greater scrutiny of e-commerce and fintech deals

Latin American competition authorities refuse to be shaken by the covid-19 pandemic and are stepping up their scrutiny of the region’s fast-growing e-commerce and digital banking sectors, said speakers at a Latin Lawyer webinar earlier this week.

25 November 2021

Cleary and Davis Polk return for MercadoLibre equity issuance

Argentine e-commerce giant MercadoLibre has enlisted Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York to raise nearly US$1.6 billion in an equity offering.

25 November 2021

Marval stars in French-Chinese lithium project in Argentina

Chinese steel group Tsingshan has hired Marval O'Farrell Mairal to buy a minority stake in an Argentine lithium project from French mining company Eramet in exchange for a US$400 million investment commitment.

19 November 2021

Argentine fintech Ualá expands with Mexican bank buy

Argentine fintech Ualá has enlisted Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP in New York to acquire Mexican lender ABC Capital, marking its first acquisition in Latin America's second largest economy.

18 November 2021

Landmark Uruguayan tech M&A calls on multiple LatAm firms

US digital consultancy company Perficient has hired PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Buenos Aires, Santiago and Montevideo and Colombian firm CUVAL Abogados to acquire Uruguayan software development business Overactive for US$101 million, obtaining assets in several Latin American jurisdictions.

15 November 2021

Aeropuertos Argentina lands another bond exchange

Greenberg Traurig LLP in New York and Miami and Bomchil in Buenos Aires have advised Aeropuertos Argentina (AA2000) in a liability management transaction, which saw it swap bonds for US$209 million.

09 November 2021

Tenaris sale in the US calls on Pillsbury and Mitrani Caballero

Japanese manufacturer Maruichi Steel Tube has hired Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in New York to buy US-based Geneva Structural Tubes from Argentine counterpart Tenaris for some US$24 million.

08 November 2021

Bomchil and PAGBAM steer real estate acquisition

Bomchil has helped Argentine real estate developer NorthBaires acquire two property projects from local counterpart TGLT.

08 November 2021

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