Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Argentina's MSU Energy issues notes and inks consent solicitation

Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani in Buenos Aires has helped Argentina’s MSU Energy issue US$46 million worth of notes and sign a consent solicitation worth US$250 million.

11 November 2022

Mexican firms in PE consortium’s US$16 billion bid for Nielsen

Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC has helped Brookfield in the Mexican part of the US asset manager’s US$16 billion global acquisition of data company Nielsen.

11 November 2022

Bolivian food company acquires local start-up

Ferrere (Bolivia) has helped local food and drink company Cruzimex acquire beverages start-up Apego.

11 November 2022

Cescon Barrieu promotes six partners

Brazilian Elite firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has appointed six new partners, adding firepower to several practices across three offices.

10 November 2022

Corinthians restructures football stadium debt

São Paulo-based football team Sport Club Corinthians has hired Machado Meyer Advogados to restructure 611 million reais (US$118 million) worth of debt related to its stadium, Neo Química Arena.

10 November 2022

Chile's competition tribunal gives first interlocking directorates fine

Chile’s competition tribunal has approved a first-of-its-kind settlement agreement with a bank accused of breaking rules that prevent directors from serving on the boards of rivals, ordering the company to pay a US$1.2 million fine.

10 November 2022

Andean Telecom financing calls on familiar firms

Digital infrastructure provider Andean Telecom Partners (ATP) has enlisted Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York and Garrigues’ offices in Santiago, Bogotá and Peru to obtain a US$120 million credit facility.

10 November 2022

Multiple firms help Colombia’s Davivienda get US$160 million loan

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá have helped Colombia’s Banco Davivienda secure a US$160 million credit line.

10 November 2022

Peruvian investor lands majority stake in local bank

Peruvian investor Grupo Coril has called on Martinot Abogados to acquire a stake in Alfin Banco for 150 million soles (US$38 million).

10 November 2022

LACCA Diversity Survey: A look at the results

Featured in Diversity Survey 2022

Corporate legal departments are becoming increasingly diverse, but the level of ethnic diversity remains low and there continues to be a gap between large female workforces and male-dominated senior positions.

09 November 2022

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