Market: Mexico

Peruvian healthcare group Auna makes US$505 million issuance

Peruvian medical group Auna has hired US firm Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, Colombia’s Posse Herrera Ruiz, Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC in Mexico City and Peruvian outfit Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados to issue US$505 million worth of notes, the proceeds of which it will use to repay an existing acquisition financing.

19 June 2023

Find a middle ground on hybrid investigations, urge lawyers

In a post-pandemic world, white-collar crime lawyers must strike the right balance between conducting remote and face-to-face investigations, said panellists at Latin Lawyer & GIR Live: Anti-Corruption & Investigations Mexico earlier this month.

14 June 2023

Jones Day nabs talent from Garrigues in Mexico

Jones Day (Mexico) has strengthened its government regulation practice by hiring a local partner from Garrigues’ Mexican office as counsel.

14 June 2023

Holiday Inn buys resorts in Mexico

Seven Greenberg Traurig LLP offices have helped a subsidiary of US hotel chain Holiday Inn acquire a portfolio of hotels from Mexican counterpart Royal Resorts.

09 June 2023

Grupo Carso buys stake in Mexican subsidiary of US energy group

Basham, Ringe y Correa has helped Mexican conglomerate Grupo Carso buy a minority stake in Talos México, the local subsidiary of US energy company Talos, for US$125 million.

08 June 2023

Mexichem buys food additive manufacturer from Colombia’s IMSA

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC and Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC, both in Mexico City, have helped local chemicals company Mexichem buy counterpart Neotrimental from Colombia’s Grupo IMSA.

07 June 2023

LatAm governments must deliver on anti-corruption promises

Major recent political transitions in Latin America have unequivocally impacted how anti-corruption law is enforced in the region, meaning that the need for independent judiciaries and cooperation between local and foreign anti-corruption authorities has never been greater, said panellists at Global Investigations Review and Latin Lawyer’s Anti-Corruption & Investigations conference in Mexico City yesterday.

02 June 2023

White & Case helps Uber launch Mexican digital payments service

White & Case SC has helped a subsidiary of Uber get authorisation to operate as an electronic payment funds institution in Mexico.

31 May 2023

Fibra Prologis raises funds and refinances sustainable loan

Mexican real estate investment trust Fibra Prologis has hired several US and local firms to raise 6.9 billion pesos (US$388 million) in an offering of real estate trust certificates (CBFIs), shortly after it refinanced a US$400 million sustainability-linked credit facility.

26 May 2023

Macquarie buys Mexican pipeline assets from Spanish sellers

Australian investor Macquarie Infrastructure Partners has turned to Cuatrecasas (Mexico) and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City to purchase the local gas pipeline operations of Spanish energy company Elecnor and its subsidiary Enagás for US$173 million.

25 May 2023

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