Market: Peru

Peruvian railway operator gets credit facility

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker & McKenzie International has helped Peruvian banks Credicorp and Banco de Crédito del Perú grant a US$60 million loan to local railway operator Ferrocarril Central Andino.

29 March 2021

Several firms help SNC-Lavalin divest in the Andean region

Five White & Case LLP offices have helped Dubai-based infrastructure group Kentech acquire the Colombian and Peruvian oil and gas operations of Canadian engineering group SNC-Lavalin.

29 March 2021

Estudio Echecopar steers Peruvian lender’s first bond programme

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International has helped Peru’s Interbank arrange local finance group Caja Municipal de Ahorro y Crédito Cusco’s first bond programme.

23 March 2021

Four firms in Peru’s largest sovereign issuance

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Hernández & Cía Abogados in Lima have helped the Republic of Peru make its largest-ever sovereign debt issuance, raising US$5 billion through dollar and euro bonds.

22 March 2021

Peruvian PE fund bets on local lottery assets

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Chicago and BBGS Abogados Peru have helped local private equity investor Nexus Group acquire a minority stake in the Peruvian branch of Greek lottery group Intralot.

16 March 2021

Seven LatAm firms in Spanish tech company Atento’s debt tap

Multiple law firms – seven from Latin America – have helped Spanish business technology company Atento issue US$500 million worth of notes.

12 March 2021

EY Law and Echecopar seal drinks loan in Peru

EY Law (Peru) has helped local drinks company Ajeper obtain a US$125 million loan to repay existing debt.

11 March 2021

Peru’s Volcan makes debt issuance and tender offer

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Peruvian firm Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados have helped local mining company Volcan issue debt and launch a tender offer, with both transactions worth US$600 million.

10 March 2021

DLA Piper adds tax and disputes partners in Peru

DLA Piper (Peru) has hired a partner from Deloitte to lead its tax and private wealth practices and promoted a disputes lawyer to its senior rank.

09 March 2021

Estudio Echecopar elects new managing partner

Peru’s Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International has elected Juan Carlos de los Heros as managing partner, replacing outgoing Pablo Berckholtz, who spent seven years in the top role.

05 March 2021

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