Market: Chile

Multiple firms in cross-border berry business buy

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped Canada’s largest pension fund manager PSP Investment acquire a majority stake in Peruvian agribusiness HFE Berries from Chile's Hortifrut.

07 June 2022

Several firms help Nowports become Mexico’s latest unicorn

Mexican digital cargo platform Nowports has hired Gunderson Dettmer in Silicon Valley and Los Angeles, Creel Abogados in Mexico City and Chile's Pérez-Iñigo, Ugarte y Baraona Abogados to raise US$150 million in a Series C funding round, which made the start-up a unicorn.

31 May 2022

CMPC gets US$500 million sustainability-linked loan

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and Cuatrecasas (Chile) have helped paper and pulp company CMPC obtain a sustainability-linked loan worth US$500 million.

23 May 2022

Chilean brewer enters strategic alliance with Danone

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and São Paulo and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires have helped Chilean brewing company Compañía Cervecerías Unidas (CCU) enter a strategic alliance with multinational food company Danone.

23 May 2022

Chilean wood pellet producer obtains CIFI loan

Corporación Interamericana para el Financiamiento de Infraestructura (CIFI) has enlisted Trinity International LLP in Washington, DC and Morales & Besa in Santiago to structure a US$33 million loan to Chilean wood pellet producer Eco Indef.

17 May 2022

Cencosud goes on shopping spree in the US and Brazil

Chilean retail giant Cencosud has hired Milbank in New York and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to acquire businesses in the US and Brazil through two separate transactions worth US$777 million in total.

16 May 2022

Chile’s Xepelin completes US$111 million financing round

A slew of international and Latin American law firms has advised on Xepelin's US$111 million funding round, marking the Chilean fintech start-up’s third capital increase in less than a year.

16 May 2022

Labour lawyer returns to Cariola Díez as partner

Chilean Elite firm Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos has strengthened its labour offering by hiring the head of human resources at Santiago-based private health group Clínica Alemana.

04 May 2022

Cuatrecasas helps Chilean steel producer restructure debt

Chile’s largest steel producer CAP and its subsidiary Compañía Siderúrgica Huachipato have turned to Cuatrecasas (Chile) to carry out a capital restructuring worth US$290 million.

28 April 2022

LATAM obtains US$3.7 billion super-priority DIP financing

Several international and Latin American law firms have advised on LATAM Airlines' US$3.7 billion super-priority debtor-in-possession (DIP) loan.

27 April 2022

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