Market: Bolivia

Alicorp secures US$220 million cross-border loan

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Peruvian consumer goods company Alicorp obtain a US$220 million credit line to refinance existing debt.

09 September 2022

Phoenix Tower refinancing calls on LatAm counsel

Locke Lord LLP in Boston and New York and Latin American firms have helped US telecoms group Phoenix Tower International restructure several loans held by its Latin American and US subsidiaries and package them into one single US$2 billion facility, including an acquisition financing it recently obtained to buy Chilean tower assets.

31 August 2022

CR & F Rojas and Ferrere steer Cargill asset sale in Bolivia

CR & F Rojas Abogados has helped Bolivian port operator Central Aguirre Portuaria buy a local agribusiness company from US food group Cargill.

15 August 2022

UK car dealer Inchcape buys Chilean counterpart Derco

British automotive company Inchcape has enlisted Herbert Smith Freehills in London, Claro & Cía in Santiago, Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá, Bolivian firm PPO Abogados and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima to acquire Chilean counterpart Derco for £1.3 billion (US$1.5 billion).

11 August 2022

CR & F Rojas guides Bolivian real estate loan

The Bolivian subsidiary of Peruvian poultry group Ilender has hired CR & F Rojas Abogados to obtain a loan to finance the acquisition of a plot of land.

14 July 2022

PPO stars in Bolivia-Canada mining deal

Toronto-based miner Eloro has enlisted Bolivian firm PPO Abogados to raise 9.7 million Canadian dollars (US$8 million) through a bought deal financing.

07 June 2022

Kennedys makes new ties in Bolivia and Ecuador

International insurance-focused law firm Kennedys has expanded its presence in Latin America by entering association agreements with Bolivian firm López del Solar and Tobar ZVS in Ecuador.

12 May 2022

Several firms drive through Colombia-Bolivia car deal

Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Bogotá and Indacochea & Asociados in Santa Cruz de la Sierra have helped Colombian mobility company Astara acquire a majority stake in Bolivian counterpart Ovando.

25 April 2022

Bolivia issues sovereign bonds and launches exchange offer

The New York, San Francisco and London offices of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP have helped Bolivia in two sovereign debt transactions, worth US$1.6 billion in total.

11 March 2022

LatAm partner promotions nearly doubled at year-end

Latin Lawyer has recorded an astonishing 93% increase in end-of-year partner promotions at Latin American law firms, while the share of women partner appointments also increased compared to last year’s figures.

16 February 2022

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