Market: International

Don’t miss Latin Lawyer and GIR Connect: Anti-Corruption & Investigations 2021

The Latin Lawyer and GIR Connect: Anti-Corruption & Investigations 2021 conference will take place on 20 October. Read on for more details about the lawyers that will be speaking at the event and how to sign up.

13 October 2021

AES Brasil raises US$205 million in follow-on offer

AES Brasil Energia has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Lefosse Advogados to execute a 1.1 billion reais (US$205 million) follow-on offering.

12 October 2021

Lorry rental company issues shares in Brazil

Milbank LLP in New York and São Paulo and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro have helped Brazilian lorry rental business Vamos raise 1 billion reais (US$203 million) in a follow-on offering.

12 October 2021

Bain Capital acquires engineering assets from Rolls-Royce

US private investment fund Bain Capital has hired Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Mexico City to acquire Industria de Turbo Propulsores Aero (ITP Aero), an aerospace and engine component supplier, from Rolls-Royce for 1.7 billion Euros (US$2 billion).

11 October 2021

Brazil's Rumo makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Brazil’s largest private railway operator Rumo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to make its first sustainability-linked bond issuance worth US$500 million.

11 October 2021

América Móvil and Liberty combine Chilean operations

Mexican telecommunications company América Móvil has enlisted three offices of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago to enter into a joint venture agreement with Liberty Latin America to combine their respective Chilean operations, Claro Chile and VTR.

11 October 2021

Mexico’s Total Play makes second issuance

Mexican telecoms company Total Play has hired Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City to make its second offering on international capital markets, raising US$600 million.

08 October 2021

Advent and SoftBank inject funds into Brazilian start-up

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York, Lobo de Rizzo Advogados in São Paulo and Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC in Mexico City have helped Brazilian investment fund Advent inject US$225 million into local e-commerce start-up Merama.

08 October 2021

Baker McKenzie appoints new LatAm head

Global law firm Baker McKenzie LLP has appointed the former managing partner of the firm’s Buenos Aires office, Gustavo Boruchowicz, to replace Jaime Trujillo as head of its Latin American practice.

07 October 2021

Movida issues sustainability-linked bonds in Brazil

Brazilian rental car company Movida has turned to Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$300 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

07 October 2021

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