Market: International

Several firms steer Chilean solar financing

White & Case LLP in New York, Miami and Madrid and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago have helped solar power company Solek Chile get a US$95 million loan to fund local renewables projects.

28 April 2021

Jaime Carey becomes IBA’s first Chilean secretary general

Carey’s managing partner Jaime Carey has been named the first Chilean secretary general of the International Bar Association (IBA).

27 April 2021

Brazilian firms in Novelis’ green bond issuance

Torys LLP in Toronto and New York and Brazilian law firm Levy Salomão Advogados have helped US aluminium company Novelis raise 500 million euros (US$586 million) in a green bond issuance.

27 April 2021

JBS swoops for major European vegan brand

Jones Day in Amsterdam and São Paulo has helped Brazil’s JBS, the largest meat processor in the world, acquire Dutch plant-based food group Vivera for 341 million euros (US$411 million).

26 April 2021

Brazilian agribusiness cooperative gets loan

Veirano Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian agribusiness company LAR Cooperativa obtain a syndicated loan of US$97 million.

26 April 2021

Winston & Strawn adds Brazilian Bank of America lawyer

US law firm Winston & Strawn LLP has boosted its transactional offering in Latin America by hiring the head of investment banking of Bank of America’s São Paulo office to lead its foreign legal consultancy firm in Brazil.

23 April 2021

Pharmaceutical company launches IPO in Brazil

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Machado Meyer Advogados has helped local pharmaceutical company Blau raise 1.3 billion reais (US$226 million) in an initial public offering.

23 April 2021

Hudbay calls on Peruvian firm for debt issuance

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York, Goodman LLP in Toronto and Peruvian law firm Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas have helped Canadian mining company Hudbay make a US$600 million debt issuance.

23 April 2021

Dentons absorbs tax boutique in Venezuela

Dentons has bolstered its tax offering in Venezuela by incorporating local boutique Vallenilla, Escalante & Asociados.

22 April 2021

Bruchou and Marval O'Farrell in education tech funding round

Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has helped Argentine education tech company Digital House raise US$50 million in a new funding round.

22 April 2021

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