Market: Argentina

CAF lends US$300 million to YPF

Norton Rose Fulbright in Washington, DC and São Paulo and Martínez de Hoz & Rueda in Buenos Aires have helped the development bank of Latin America, Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF), grant a US$300 million loan to Argentina’s state-run oil company YPF.

09 February 2022

Beccar Varela hires environmental law partner

Argentine Elite firm Beccar Varela has added to its partnership by hiring an in-house lawyer from local steel manufacturer Tenaris to lead its environmental law and climate change department.

07 February 2022

Multiple LatAm firms steer cross-border proptech acquisition

Brazilian real estate platform Quinto Andar has hired several firms to acquire Buenos Aires-based property advertisement company Navent Group.

02 February 2022

Argentine citrus company makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Nicholson y Cano Abogados has helped citrus company San Miguel make its second sustainability-linked bonds issuance in the Argentine market in less than four months, raising US$50 million.

02 February 2022

Bomchil incorporates tax boutique in Argentina

Bomchil has strengthened its tax offering in Argentina by merging with local boutique Teijeiro & Ballone.

01 February 2022

Rio Tinto bets on Argentine lithium with US$825 million deal

Baker McKenzie LLP in London and Buenos Aires has helped Anglo-Australian mining company Rio Tinto acquire a lithium project in northern Argentina from the local subsidiary of Australian counterpart Rincon Resources for US$825 million.

31 January 2022

Vista expands in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta

Mexico’s Vista Oil & Gas has enlisted Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires to acquire a 50% stake in two concessions in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta shale formation from German counterpart Wintershall Dea for US$140 million.

27 January 2022

Marval seals Argentine banking merger

Argentine Banco de Valores and local financial company Grupo Financiero Valores have turned to Marval O'Farrell Mairal to complete their merger.

21 January 2022

Argentine Mendoza province makes US$45 million issuance

The Argentine province of Mendoza has enlisted DLA Piper (Argentina) to issue over 4.5 billion pesos (US$45 million) worth of notes.

19 January 2022

Several Argentine firms steer Medanito O&G trust structuring

Argentine oil and gas explorer Medanito has enlisted MBP Partners to structure a trust and raise US$21 million in its first issuance.

18 January 2022

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