Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Chilean fishing company renegotiates debt

Cuatrecasas (Chile) has helped local fishing group Lota Protein amend US$213 million worth of loan agreements with Norway’s DNB Bank.

05 August 2022

PPU hires in Peru as partner departs for Dentons

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has hired a natural resources partner from a local outfit, which coincided with the departure of a banking and finance lawyer from the regional firm to Dentons' Lima office.

04 August 2022

Spanish company consolidates water assets in Colombia

Garrigues (Colombia) has helped Spanish water company Aqualia acquire the Colombian subsidiary of French counterpart Saur, including six concessions for water production and distribution.

04 August 2022

Mijares lands investment in Mexican aviation group

Mexican private equity fund Discovery Americas has turned to Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC to invest in aircraft maintenance company A&P International Services.

04 August 2022

Uruguayan investor harvests stake in local agribusiness

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped the founder of local agribusiness Agroenfoque sell a stake in the company to Uruguayan investor IBF.

04 August 2022

UK renewables group buys Peruvian hydroelectric plant

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has helped London-headquartered renewables company Cubico acquire a Peruvian hydroelectric plant.

04 August 2022

Galicia poaches Ritch Mueller M&A partner

The M&A co-head of Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC – Carlos Obregón – has joined Galicia Abogados, adding significant transactional expertise to its senior rank.

03 August 2022

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03 August 2022

Cubico invests in Uruguayan renewable energy

White & Case LLP in Madrid and Posadas in Montevideo have helped UK renewables group Cubico buy two wind farms in Uruguay from Spanish energy infrastructure company ACS Servicios.

03 August 2022

Pérez Correa steers transport acquisition in Mexico

Nasdaq-listed transportation start-up Swvl has hired Mexican firm Peréz Correa González to acquire local counterpart Urbvan Mobility for US$82 million.

03 August 2022

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