Market: Colombia

Signed and announced M&A deals multijurisdictional: March-December

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Latin Lawyer recorded 14 multijurisdictional M&A deals that were signed or announced in Latin America from March to December 2019. Counting the deals, of which the value was public, the combined deal value was nearly US$15 billion.

15 June 2020

Closed M&A deals multijurisdictional: March-December

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Latin Lawyer recorded 22 multijurisdictional M&A deals that closed in Latin America from March to December 2019. Counting the deals, of which the value was public, the combined deal value was US$2.5 billion.

15 June 2020

Peru hit with arbitration claim by road concessionaire

A Colombian-owned road concessionaire has filed a contractual International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) claim against Peru after a project to build a toll on a mountain road was cancelled following an intervention by the state’s former president.

15 June 2020

Iké buys back Argentina, Brazil and Colombia assets from Assurant

A group of law firms have helped US insurance company Assurant sell back stakes in assets in Argentina, Brazil and Colombia to Mexican local services assistance company Iké Grupo Empresarial, in a deal worth for US$40 million.

12 June 2020

Debt capital markets league table 2019: international firms

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Latin Lawyer gathered data on debt capital markets activity across Latin America during 2019. Here, we present which firms won the most work.

09 June 2020

Tech sector focus: challenges in deal-making

Tech companies present the possibility of drastic upheaval for many industries, forcing governments and regulators to wade through unmapped terrain. M&A lawyers from the region consider the unique challenges tech pioneers can present in deal-making.

08 June 2020

Movers & shakers – 2 June

This month’s edition of movers and shakers in Latin America sees job changes in the consulting, manufacturing and banking sector – despite the strain on the employment market amid the covid-19 pandemic.

01 June 2020

Colombia's Davivienda gets IFC loan for projects impacted by covid-19

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Hogan Lovells LLP in Washington, DC, and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá have helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) provide a US$100 million financing to Colombia’s Banco Davivienda, which will use the loan to help alleviate economic damage caused by the covid-19 pandemic in Colombia.

27 May 2020

Jaime Fernández Madero: how will covid-19 change law firms?

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Even after the spread of covid-19 has peaked, it is likely the world will be a very different place to what it once was. In the legal industry, the pandemic has led to changes in how law firms serve their clients that may well endure beyond the crisis. Some of these changes were in the air before covid-19, but now they seem more necessary than ever, finds Jaime Fernández Madero of Fernández Madero Consulting.

26 May 2020

Debt capital markets league table 2019: Colombia

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We present our findings on the Colombian debt capital markets space for 2019, revealing the firms involved in the most transactions and highest value deals, according to Latin Lawyer’s research.

22 May 2020

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