Market: Argentina

Argentina’s Chubut makes three short-term debt offerings

DLA Piper (Argentina) has helped the southern Argentine province of Chubut raise a total of 2.4 billion pesos (US$17 million) through three separate issuances.

16 September 2022

ICSID Arbitration in Latin America

Featured in The Guide to International Arbitration in Latin America

Today, the countries with the most ICSID cases against them are Argentina and Venezuela. Between them, they account for almost 12 per cent of ICSID’s historical caseload.

15 September 2022

International Commercial Arbitration in Argentina

Featured in The Guide to International Arbitration in Latin America

In 2015, arbitration in Argentina took a Copernican turn. In August that year, a new Civil and Commercial Code (the New Code) came into force, which replaced and unified the existing Civil and Commercial Codes that had been in force for over a century.

15 September 2022

Bomchil and Marval steer aluminium exchange offer

Argentine aluminium producer Aluar has hired Bomchil to issue bonds as part of a US$58 million exchange offer.

14 September 2022

Tavarone Rovelli opens mining practice with hire

Argentina’s Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani has hired a senior associate from Elite firm Beccar Varela as partner and head of its newly-inaugurated mining practice.

12 September 2022

Familiar firms return for CGC offering

Argentine oil and gas company Compañía General de Combustibles (CGC) has hired Bomchil to issue US$80 million worth of notes.

12 September 2022

Familiar firms return for YPF Luz bond issuance

The electricity unit of Argentine state-owned oil group YPF has enlisted O'Farrell to issue US$100 million worth of bonds.

08 September 2022

Argentine oil group swerves default in US$28 million restructuring

Argentine energy company Roch has enlisted Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani to restructure its debt burden and make new bond and loan deals worth US$28 million, helping it to meet bankruptcy protection requirements after the company defaulted on previous debt.

06 September 2022

Fintech gets US$35 million injection in Argentina

Argentine digital payments company Geopagos has enlisted Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP in Silicon Valley and TCA Tanoira Cassagne in Buenos Aires to raise US$35 million in a funding round led by Riverwood Capital.

06 September 2022

Lessons from the Argentine Perspective

Featured in The Guide to Restructuring - Second Edition

It remains to be seen how the restructuring agreement with the Paris Club is implemented in the coming months.

26 August 2022

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