Market: Mexico

Argentine bitcoin trader expands in Brazil

Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo has helped Argentine bitcoin trader Ripio expand its Latin American footprint by acquiring Brazil’s second largest cryptocurrency exchange, BitcoinTrade.

21 January 2021

White & Case in Sempra bid to buy Mexico's IEnova for US$5.8 billion

White & Case LLP in New York, Houston and Mexico City has helped US company Sempra Energy launch an offer to acquire the remaining stake in Mexican natural gas company IEnova for US$5.8 billion.

20 January 2021

Veteran Ritch Mueller partner joins Creel García-Cuéllar

Mexico’s Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC has added firepower to its restructuring practice by hiring esteemed practitioner Thomas Heather from Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC, where he was a name partner.

14 January 2021

González Calvillo in unprecedented green bond issuance

Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC has helped real estate investment trust Fibra Prologis place green bonds worth US$375 million on the Mexican stock exchange – the first dollar-denominated green bonds ever in Mexico.

08 January 2021

Cuatrecasas hires nine partners across Chile, Colombia and Mexico

Iberian law firm Cuatrecasas has added substantial firepower to its Latin American offices by hiring five partners in Chile – four of them from Guerrero Olivos, including Roberto Guerrero Valenzuela – three partners in Colombia (including Brigard Urrutia’s former banking head) and a tax partner in Mexico.

23 December 2020

Mexico investigates commodity trader Vitol following US settlement

Mexico is investigating Swiss commodities trading company Vitol over alleged bribery, according to the country’s top anti-corruption prosecutor.

17 December 2020

Mexican firms in US printing company buy

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in New York and González Calvillo, SC in Mexico City have helped US private equity company Atlas acquire US printing company LSC Communications, allowing the target to exit chapter 11 proceedings.

17 December 2020

Several firms in Mexican telecoms issuance

Winston & Strawn in New York and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City have helped Mexican telecoms company Total Play issue notes for US$575 million on the Singaporean stock exchange.

16 December 2020

Mexico's Trujillo Abogados in real estate refinancing

Trujillo Abogados has helped a Mexican investment fund managed by French bank Credit Suisse grant a credit facility of 616 million Mexican pesos (US$30 million) to real estate builder Marhnos Vivienda as part of a refinancing.

16 December 2020

Four firms steer Mexican power financing

Milbank in New York and Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC in Mexico City have helped Mexican company Fisterra Energy raise US$1.1 billion through a bond issuance and a loan.

15 December 2020

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