Market: Argentina

Nicaraguan sugar producer obtains IFC loan

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has enlisted Beccar Varela in Buenos Aires and Arias (Nicaragua) to provide a US$25 million loan to sugar processor Ingenio Monte Rosa.

18 August 2021

Marval O'Farrell promotes four to partner

Argentine Latin Lawyer Elite firm Marval O'Farrell Mairal has promoted four lawyers to its senior rank, bolstering the firm's corporate, public, banking and criminal law practices.

17 August 2021

Edenor completes US$300 million consent solicitation

DLA Piper offices in Buenos Aires and New York have helped Argentina’s largest electricity supplier, Edenor, sign a consent solicitation agreement with noteholders to renegotiate the terms of US$300 million worth of bonds.

17 August 2021

Uruguay's Hughes & Hughes helps Argentine bank set up brokerage

Argentina’s Grupo Financiero Galicia has relied on Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo to obtain a license to operate as a securities broker in Uruguay.

17 August 2021

Argentine laboratory raises funds to develop Sputnik vaccine

Pharmaceutical company Laboratorios Richmond has raised US$85 million to develop Russia’s Sputnik V covid-19 vaccine in Argentina, launching a public offering that called on local counsel from Nicholson y Cano Abogados and Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani.

16 August 2021

Multiple firms steer Lumen’s US$2.7 billion LatAm business sale

US private equity company Stonepeak has enlisted Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Palo Alto as lead international counsel to buy Lumen Technologies’ Latin American business for US$2.7 billion.

05 August 2021

GEMSA gets power financing in Argentina

Argentina’s Generación Mediterránea (GEMSA) has enlisted Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Salaverri, Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán in Buenos Aires to raise US$130 million in a bond issuance to fund the expansion of a power plant.

05 August 2021

Bruchou and Tanoira Cassagne in YPF bond issuance

Argentine state-controlled oil company YPF has enlisted Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi to raise US$384 million in a bond issuance.

05 August 2021

Deloitte Legal poaches EY Law partner in Guatemala

Deloitte Legal in Guatemala City has strengthened its corporate and M&A offering by hiring Ruby Asturias from Latin Lawyer 250 firm EY Law (Guatemala), in the same month that the firm also added a labour partner in Argentina.

29 July 2021

Estudio O’Farrell promotes in Argentina

Estudio O’Farrell Abogados has bolstered its labour practice by promoting a lawyer to partner.

29 July 2021

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