Market: Argentina

Argentine firms structure landmark real estate fund

Local firm Viramonte & Acuña Abogados has helped Argentine financial services company Dracma set up the country’s first closed-end real estate fund outside of Buenos Aires as part of a US$60 million transaction.

08 October 2021

Baker McKenzie appoints new LatAm head

Global law firm Baker McKenzie LLP has appointed the former managing partner of the firm’s Buenos Aires office, Gustavo Boruchowicz, to replace Jaime Trujillo as head of its Latin American practice.

07 October 2021

La Rioja joins other Argentine provinces in debt restructuring

The Argentine province of La Rioja has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in Buenos Aires and New York and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires to restructure US$296 million worth of debt.

04 October 2021

Argentina’s CGC raises funds to drill gas wells

Argentine oil and gas company Compañía General de Combustibles (CGC) has turned to Bomchil to issue US$120 million worth of notes in a two-tranche deal.

04 October 2021

Marval O'Farrell steers US-Australia lithium partnership in Argentina

Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires has helped US technology company Lilac Solutions enter into a partnership with Australian miner Lake Resources to develop a lithium brine project in north-western Argentina.

28 September 2021

Genneia debuts global green bonds with exchange offer

Linklaters in New York and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires have helped Argentine renewables group Genneia issue the country’s first corporate green bonds on the international market, forming part of an exchange offer worth US$461 million.

23 September 2021

San Miguel issues first sustainability-linked bonds in Argentina

Nicholson y Cano Abogados has helped citrus company San Miguel issue the first sustainability-linked bonds in the Argentine market, raising some US$50 million.

20 September 2021

Buenos Aires province restructures US$7.2 billion debt

The province of Buenos Aires has hired three offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and DLA Piper (Argentina) to restructure US$7.2 billion worth of debt, which it defaulted on more than a year ago.

17 September 2021

Bruchou and Beccar Varela steer Vista debt issuance

Argentina’s Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has helped the local division of Mexico’s Vista Oil & Gas issue US$110 million worth of notes.

14 September 2021

Argentina's CLISA inks US$322 million consent solicitation

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and São Paulo and CROZ Roberts | Domínguez | Carassai Tax & Legal in Buenos Aires have helped Argentine infrastructure group Compañía Latinoamericana de Infraestructura & Servicios (CLISA) sign a consent solicitation agreement with bondholders to extend the maturity of existing debt worth US$322 million.

13 September 2021

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