Market: Peru

IFC provides loan to BBVA for green projects in Peru

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in Washington, DC and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) lend US$150 million to BBVA Perú, which will use the funds for green construction developments and mortgage financings.

09 August 2023

China and LatAm: is anything standing in the way?

Latin America is awash with new business opportunities as China warms back up to the international market following a shutdown during the covid-19 pandemic. Excitement at many law firms across the region is palpable, with China’s pioneering advances in technology, penchant for long-term investments and unique way of negotiating deals forcing lawyers to innovate like never before.

07 August 2023

Lazo Abogados hires ex-Echecopar of counsel

Highly Recommended Peruvian outfit Lazo Abogados has hired a banking and finance partner from Porto Legal, just days before the former firm rebranded amid the departure of two partners.

03 August 2023

Colombia, Chile and Peru stock exchanges close in on merger

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima has helped Peruvian stock market BVL integrate with its Colombian and Chilean counterparts.

31 July 2023

Mexican and Peruvian firms in cross-border plastics buy

Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera in Lima and Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC in Mexico City have helped Peruvian plastics group Oben Holding acquire Mexican counterpart Kristafilms.

28 July 2023

Firms steer multi-jurisdictional logistics merger

Squire Patton Boggs in Madrid, Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá, Alta QIL+4 Abogados in Guatemala City and Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas in Lima have helped Peruvian logistics company Ransa merge with Costa Rica’s Transportes Centroamericanos del Futuro (TCF).

27 July 2023

KKR, Telefónica and Entel launch Peruvian fibre optics JV

Three Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP offices and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped US investor KKR launch a joint venture with Telefónica Hispanoamérica and Entel Perú by acquiring a controlling interest in Peruvian fibre optics network PangeaCo for US$201 million.

25 July 2023

Navigating Competition Rules Throughout the Region

Featured in The Guide to Corporate Compliance - Fourth Edition

The different legal frameworks in many Latin American countries have experienced major reforms. It is therefore vital to implement an effective competition compliance programme that considers jurisdictional differences in order to meet the region’s rising standards.

25 July 2023

Dentons adds tax firepower in Peru

Dentons (Peru) has strengthened its tax group by hiring a former partner of Elite outfit Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados.

17 July 2023

Familiar firms ink Petroperú US$2.6 billion consent solicitation

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Rubio Leguía Normand in Lima have helped Petroperú sign a consent solicitation agreement with noteholders to renegotiate the terms of US$2.6 billion worth of debt.

17 July 2023

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