Market: International

Scania upgrades Santiago’s transport system with new bus fleet

Allen & Overy LLP in São Paulo and Chilean firm Jaederlund Ortiz Marchant & Castillo have helped the local subsidiary of Swedish vehicle manufacturer Scania obtain financing to acquire a bus fleet in Santiago.

01 December 2022

International PR company snaps up counterpart in Mexico

Cuatrecasas (Mexico) has helped global public relations company SEC Newgate acquire Mexican counterpart Another.

01 December 2022

Holding company ups stake in Mexican poultry group Bachoco

Robles Miaja Abogados has helped Mexican holding company Edificio del Noroeste obtain financing worth 14 billion pesos (US$719 million) to fund the acquisition of an additional stake in local poultry group Industrias Bachoco.

29 November 2022

Canadian bank brings arbitration claim against Peru

A Canadian bank has brought an International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) claim against Peru over a nearly 15-year-long tax dispute.

29 November 2022

CAF raises US$800 million to invest in Latin American projects

Latin American development bank Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) has hired four Latham & Watkins LLP offices to make a global bond offering worth US$800 million.

29 November 2022

Argentina’s Albanesi inks consent solicitation and issues bonds

US and Argentine firms have helped two subsidiaries of Grupo Albanesi – an Argentine energy company – sign an US$80 million consent solicitation agreement and issue bonds in two separate transactions.

28 November 2022

Davivienda gets US$290 million credit line for sustainability loans

Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá has helped Colombia’s Banco Davivienda obtain a US$290 million loan that it will use to finance initiatives focused on environmental and social development.

28 November 2022

Argentina’s Edenor completes US$76 million exchange offer

Edenor, Argentina’s largest power distributor, has hired DLA Piper LLP offices in New York and Buenos Aires to carry out a US$76 million exchange offer.

25 November 2022

Brazilian tyre company rolls in L Catterton investment

Mattos Filho has helped Brazilian tyre group CantuStore and its founding shareholder land a 600 million reais (US$113 million) minority investment from US private equity company L Catterton.

24 November 2022

Cargill launches JV in Ecuador’s shrimp market

ROBALINO has helped US food group Cargill and its Ecuadorean partner Naturisa launch a joint venture with local holding company Skyvest that will produce feed for the country’s shrimp industry.

24 November 2022

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