Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Pinheiro Neto announces new partners for 2023

Brazilian Elite firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has elected six new partners, strengthening its life sciences, M&A, tax and compliance teams.

08 November 2022

Mexican buy now pay later start-up gets US$100 million credit line

White & Case SC in Mexico City has helped Mexican fintech Nelo get a credit facility of up to US$100 million.

08 November 2022

Machado Meyer and Cescon Barrieu steer toll road offering

Brazilian concessionaire Autopista Fernão Dias has enlisted Machado Meyer Advogados to raise 1 billion reais (US$198 million) in a debenture offering.

08 November 2022

Guatemalan real estate investor enters Mexico

Guatemalan real estate investor Mobiliare Latam has called on Chávez Vargas Minutti SC to enter the Mexican housing market with a US$40 million investment.

08 November 2022

Itaú invests US$58 million in Brazilian asset manager

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Itaú invest 300 million reais (US$58 million) in Brazilian asset manager Falconi Capital.

08 November 2022

Campos Mello hires from Felsberg in six-partner appointment

Brazil’s Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has boosted several departments by appointing six partners, including five lateral hires from Felsberg Advogados.

07 November 2022

3R raises more funds to wrap up Petrobras acquisition

A subsidiary of Brazil’s 3R Petroleum has enlisted the São Paulo offices of Milbank and Mattos Filho to issue debentures for US$500 million.

07 November 2022

Still time to register for Latin Lawyer’s project finance summit

There is still time to sign up to Latin Lawyer Live: Regional Project Finance 2022, which will take place on 10 November. Read on for details on the conference and how to register.

07 November 2022

Uruguay issues highest-ever fine after second AB InBev probe

Uruguay’s competition watchdog has fined a subsidiary of AB InBev more than US$4.7 million for abusing its dominance through exclusivity agreements in the Uruguayan beer market, five years after it was penalised for the same conduct.

07 November 2022

Tavarone Rovelli and PAGBAM steer Córdoba’s first green bonds

The Argentine city of Córdoba has hired Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani to make a green and infrastructure bond issuance worth over 2.8 billion pesos (US$18 million).

07 November 2022

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