Market: Mexico

Latin America looks to LNG to fill global energy void

Investors point to Latin America's liquified natural gas (LNG) market as a key area for investment in a bid to tackle the global energy crisis and facilitate the green power transition.

16 November 2022

Mexico fines LPG distributors in largest-ever cartel probe

Mexico’s competition authority COFECE has imposed what appears to be its highest-ever cartel fine – US$124 million – on 53 companies and 34 individuals for colluding to fix prices and share the market for the distribution of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).

16 November 2022

Financing for Italian stationery company calls on Mexican firms

Sainz Abogados in Mexico City has helped local stationery manufacturer Grupo Fila-Dixon and its Italian parent company Fabbrica Italiana Lapis ed Affini (FILA) secure a financing worth €437 million (US$440 million).

16 November 2022

Sainz Abogados grows tax partnership with Chevez Ruiz hire

Mexico’s Sainz Abogados has bolstered its tax offering by hiring a director from Highly Recommended firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC as partner.

15 November 2022

Mexico's Kaltex makes US$218 million debt transactions

Mexico’s largest textiles company, Grupo Kaltex, has hired two Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP offices and Robles Miaja Abogados in Mexico City to exchange notes and obtain new financing across two deals worth US$218 million in total.

15 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

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

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

Mayer Brown strengthens Mexican capital markets offering

Mayer Brown (Mexico) has added firepower to its capital markets practice by appointing a counsel.

04 November 2022

Mexico’s Fonseca Rodríguez adds name partner

A Mexican practitioner who was previously at Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC has joined local disputes boutique Fonseca, Rodríguez & Perchemlian Abogados as a name partner.

03 November 2022

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