Market: International

Cuatrecasas, Consortium and QIL+4 in Guatemalan pharma deal

Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Consortium Legal (Guatemala) have helped Spanish pharmaceutical company Faes Farma acquire Guatemalan counterpart Global Farma for US$30 million.

23 March 2021

Argentine province Entre Ríos renegotiates US$500 million debt

DLA Piper LLP in New York and Buenos Aires have helped the Argentine province of Entre Ríos successfully restructure US$500 million worth of foreign debt.

22 March 2021

Brazilian sugar producer launches IPO

White & Case LLP in São Paulo and Miami and local firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados have helped Brazilian sugar producer Jalles Machado raise 690 million reais (US$125 million) in an IPO.

22 March 2021

Central America’s CABEI makes first social bond issuance

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York has helped the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) raise US$500 million in its first-ever social bond issuance.

19 March 2021

Ogier promotes Brazil-focused investment funds lawyer

Ogier in the Cayman Islands has added to its investment funds offering in Latin America by promoting a Brazil-focused lawyer to partner.

17 March 2021

Dentons announces Guevara & Gutiérrez tie-up in Bolivia

One week after announcing its entry to Ecuador, global law firm Dentons has unveiled a combination with Bolivian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Guevara & Gutiérrez - Servicios Legales.

16 March 2021

Unilever inks distribution agreement with Dominican retailer

Jiménez Peña in Santo Domingo has helped UK conglomerate Unilever sign an agreement with retailer César Iglesias, through which the latter will become the main distributor of Unilever’s portfolio of personal care brands in the Dominican Republic.

16 March 2021

Peruvian PE fund bets on local lottery assets

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Chicago and BBGS Abogados Peru have helped local private equity investor Nexus Group acquire a minority stake in the Peruvian branch of Greek lottery group Intralot.

16 March 2021

Glenfarne’s EnfraGen buys gas-fired power plant in Colombia

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá have helped the local subsidiary of Latin American energy group EnfraGen acquire one of Colombia’s largest natural gas-fired power plants from a group of private equity investors.

12 March 2021

Movida follows parent company with sustainability-linked bonds

Brazilian car rental company Movida has hired Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$500 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance, which also marks the company’s first international debt tap.

12 March 2021

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