Topic: Sovereign finance

PPO in AFD loan to Bolivia for covid-19 relief

PPO Abogados has helped the French Development Agency (AFD) grant a loan of 100 million euros (US$118 million) to Bolivia to support households severely affected by the covid-19 pandemic.

20 September 2021

Buenos Aires province restructures US$7.2 billion debt

The province of Buenos Aires has hired three offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and DLA Piper (Argentina) to restructure US$7.2 billion worth of debt, which it defaulted on more than a year ago.

17 September 2021

Mexico offers more bonds linked to UN development goals

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has advised the Republic of Mexico in its second issuance of sovereign bonds linked to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals in a deal worth 1.25 million euros (US$1.5 million).

22 July 2021

Brazil raises US$2.25 billion in sovereign issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo has helped the Republic of Brazil offer sovereign bonds worth US$2.25 billion.

21 July 2021

Familiar firms reunite for Chilean sovereign social bond

The Republic of Chile has hired Linklaters in New York and local law firm Morales & Besa to raise 1.5 trillion pesos (US$2 billion) in a sovereign social bond issuance.

16 July 2021

Familiar firms return for another Dominican sovereign issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York has helped the Dominican Republic offer sovereign bonds and redeem previously issued debt in a deal worth some US$3.7 billion.

13 July 2021

Familiar firms return for Uruguayan sovereign bond issuance

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped a group of banks underwrite the Republic of Uruguay's US$1.2 billion sovereign bond issuance.

02 June 2021

Deal of the Year Winner: Restructuring

Featured in 15th Annual Awards

In the aftermath of Argentina’s historic deal with its foreign creditors, President Alberto Fernández described the indebtedness the country had left behind as a “labyrinth”. The US$65 billion deal is the largest sovereign debt restructuring in recent years and marked the first test of collective action clauses (CACs) included in bonds issued by Argentina back in 2016. It wins the restructuring category of our Deal of the Year Awards.

25 May 2021

Familiar firms return for Mexican sovereign bond issuance

The Republic of Mexico has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York to raise US$3.25 billion in a sovereign bond issuance.

20 May 2021

Familiar firms in Chilean US$2 billion sovereign bond offering

The Republic of Chile has hired Linklaters in New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago in its latest sovereign bond issuance, worth US$2 billion.

18 May 2021

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