Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Suzano gets US$800 million loan for sustainable pulp plant

Brazilian paper manufacturer Suzano has enlisted Norton Rose Fulbright in São Paulo to obtain an US$800 million loan to develop the country's first fossil-fuel free pulp plant.

22 November 2022

Several firms help Mexico’s KIO up stake in local SaaS company

Mexico’s largest data centre operator KIO Networks has enlisted Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC to increase its share in local software-as-a-service (SaaS) company MasNegocio, becoming the target's sole owner.

22 November 2022

Colbún and Codelco renegotiate PPA in Chile

Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has helped Chilean power company Colbún renegotiate its power purchase agreement (PPA) with state-owned copper miner Codelco.

22 November 2022

Colombian gas supplier TGI makes US$155 million tender offer

Milbank in New York and Baker McKenzie (Colombia) have helped the gas transportation subsidiary of Grupo Energía Bogotá launch a tender offer worth US$155 million.

22 November 2022

Intelbras locks in US$95 million issuance

Trench Rossi Watanabe has helped Brazilian electrical components business Intelbras issue 500 million reais (US$95 million) worth of debt.

22 November 2022

Renewables sector set for further growth in Latin America

The renewables sector in Latin America is poised to keep growing beyond the parameters of the past couple of years, indicated speakers at Latin Lawyer Live: Regional Project Finance conference earlier this month.

21 November 2022

Mexico’s Saavi buys power plant from Blackstone-backed Fisterra

Two Milbank offices and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City have helped energy company Saavi acquire a power plant in Jalisco from Mexican counterpart Fisterra Energy.

21 November 2022

Arteaga Gorziglia appoints two directors in Chile

Chilean firm Arteaga Gorziglia has promoted two associates to director, strengthening its corporate and dispute resolution practices.

21 November 2022

Tortilla maker Gruma wraps up US$746 million bond programme

Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC has helped Mexican tortilla maker Gruma set up a bond programme worth 14.5 billion pesos (US$746 million) and issue the company's first debt under the framework.

21 November 2022

PAGBAM hires from Bruchou in double partner appointment

Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) has strengthened its labour and tax practices by hiring a partner from fellow Elite firm Bruchou & Funes de Rioja and promoting a counsel to its senior rank.

18 November 2022

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