Topic: Sovereign finance

Jujuy becomes latest Argentine province to restructure debt

Holland & Knight LLP in New York and DLA Piper (Argentina) have helped the province of Jujuy restructure US$210 million worth of foreign debt.

26 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

Paraguay and Dominican Republic issue sovereign debt

A slew of international and Latin American law firms has advised on two separate sovereign bond issuances made by the Dominican Republic and Paraguay, in which the countries raised US$3.3 billion.

15 February 2021

Chile makes green and social bonds issuance worth US$4.25 billion

Linklaters in New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile issue US$4.25 billion worth of green and social bonds by re-opening existing debt and offering new bonds in four euro and dollar-denominated tranches.

29 January 2021

Brazil raises US$2.5 billion in sovereign re-tap

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo has helped the Republic of Brazil make a US$2.5 billion debt tap by re-opening previously issued bonds.

04 January 2021

Familiar firms return for third Dominican sovereign debt tap of the year

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York has helped the Dominican Republic with a bond issuance and tender offer worth US$2.5 billion, marking the country’s third sovereign debt offering in 2020.

18 December 2020

Mexico raises US$6.6 billion in sovereign debt tap

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped the Republic of Mexico make a sovereign debt tap worth US$6.6 billion

10 December 2020

Chile issues landmark sovereign social bonds

Three Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile raise US$2.1 billion in its first social bond issuance, the proceeds of which it will use to partly fund the country’s covid-19 efforts.

27 November 2020

Chile makes US$2 billion sovereign debt tap to fund covid-19 relief efforts

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices in Buenos Aires and New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile issue bonds worth a total of US$2 billion in two separate US dollar and euro-denominated tranches.

01 June 2020

Guatemala makes landmark social bonds issuance to fight covid-19

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Cuestas.PPQ Abogados in Guatemala City have helped the Republic of Guatemala issue sovereign bonds worth US$1.2 billion, including social bonds for US$500 million to fund the government’s response to the covid-19 pandemic.

21 May 2020

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