Market: International

Paraguay launches US$999 million issuance and tender offer

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP has helped the Republic of Paraguay raise a total of US$999 million in two separate bond issuances and launch a concurrent tender offer.

08 February 2024

Cleary and Davis Polk guide Energisa offering in Brazil

Three Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices and Stocche Forbes Advogados in in São Paulo have helped Brazilian energy company Energisa raise 2.5 billion reais (US$508 million) through an equity offering.

08 February 2024

Peruvian investment group gets Paris stock exchange listing

Peruvian investor Andino has called on Thomás de Carranza Abogados in Madrid and Hernández & Cía in Lima to list its shares on a segment of the Paris stock exchange through a share swap and voluntary tender offer.

08 February 2024

Reed Smith boosts LatAm offering with Steptoe & Johnson partner

Reed Smith LLP has strengthened its Latin American offering by hiring a partner from Steptoe & Johnson LLP to its regulatory practice.

07 February 2024

Coffee trader gets landmark Chapter 11 recognition in Brazil

Global coffee trader Mercon Coffee has secured first-of-its-kind recognition of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Brazil, as a moratorium application the group has made under the WHOA procedure in the Netherlands is set to be heard next week.

07 February 2024

US media company buys Brazil’s Unidub

Loeser e Hadad Advogados has helped Los Angeles-headquartered media technology company Iyuno expand its Latin American footprint by purchasing Unidub, Brazil’s largest dubbing studio.

07 February 2024

AustriaEnergy expands Chilean green hydrogen JV

Two offices of Germany’s Oppenhoff & Partners have helped Austria Energy Group expand its joint venture for a green hydrogen project in Chile, which it co-manages alongside Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) and Ökowind.

06 February 2024

ArcelorMittal obtains US$653 million loan for Bahia wind farm

Stocche Forbes Advogados has helped Luxembourg-based steel manufacturer ArcelorMittal obtain a 3.2 billion reais (US$653 million) loan to develop a wind farm in Brazil’s state of Bahia.

06 February 2024

Former Costa Rican football chief seeks acquittal in FIFA case

A former Costa Rican football chief who admitted to playing a minor role in a far-reaching corruption scheme at FIFA asked a US judge to vacate his conviction and sentence in light of her acquittal of two other defendants in the scheme.

05 February 2024

Familiar firms return for US$600 million Cosan offering

Brazilian sugar and ethanol producer Cosan has called on two Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$600 million through a note offering.

05 February 2024

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