Market: Chile

Landmark Uruguayan tech M&A calls on multiple LatAm firms

US digital consultancy company Perficient has hired PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Buenos Aires, Santiago and Montevideo and Colombian firm CUVAL Abogados to acquire Uruguayan software development business Overactive for US$101 million, obtaining assets in several Latin American jurisdictions.

15 November 2021

DLA Piper and Lembeye steer Swiss-Chilean renewables deal

Swiss private fund manager SUSI Partners has enlisted DLA Piper (Chile) to acquire a portfolio of solar and wind assets in Chile from local renewables developer Biwo Renovables.

12 November 2021

AES wins arbitration over Chilean hydro project

A subsidiary of US power group AES has won an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) award worth US$186 million plus interest in a dispute with a construction consortium over a terminated contract to build one of Chile’s largest hydroelectric projects.

11 November 2021

Carey promotes four to partner

Chilean Elite firm Carey has promoted four senior associates to partner, adding firepower to its M&A, banking and finance, capital markets, energy and antitrust groups.

09 November 2021

Carey extends paternity leave policy

Following in the footsteps of other Latin American law outfits, Chilean Elite firm Carey has launched a new paternity leave scheme that entitles all its male lawyer to take 30 days of full-paid leave when they become fathers.

08 November 2021

Cariola Díez and Guerrero Olivos in mining loan

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos has helped Chilean mining industry supplier, ATCO Sabinco, obtain a US$35 million loan.

08 November 2021

Car-sharing platform gets capital increase in Chile

The Chilean branch of Zurich Asset Management and Chile Ventures have turned to Honorato Delaveau and Aninat Abogados, respectively, to invest in local car-sharing start-up Awto.

04 November 2021

Falabella issues debt and launches tender offer

Chilean retailer Falabella has enlisted Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Carey in Santiago to issue new notes and launch a tender offer in a deal worth nearly US$1.2 billion.

04 November 2021

Four firms in Chilean renewables financing

Chilean investment group Rockville Capital has hired three White & Case LLP offices and Prieto in Santiago to get a US$120 million credit facility to fund renewable energy projects.

04 November 2021

Chile conditionally approves LATAM-Delta joint venture

Chile’s competition tribunal has greenlit a trans-American joint venture between Delta Air Lines and LATAM Airlines, conditioned on behavioural measures intended to prevent information exchange and potential price increases.

03 November 2021

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