Topic: Sustainable investment

Power company offers Costa Rica’s first sustainability-linked bonds

Costa Rica’s state-owned electricity company Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) has hired Clifford Chance LLP in New York to make the country’s first sustainability-linked bond issuance, worth US$300 million.

26 October 2021

Eletrobras subsidiary makes inaugural green debt offer

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Brazilian electricity company Eletrobras issue green debentures for 400 million reais (US$76 million).

14 October 2021

Brazilian city-bike start-up Tembici gets funding

Tembici, a Brazilian e-bike rental start-up, has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise 430 million reais (US$79 million) in an investment round.

12 October 2021

Tauil & Chequer advises all parties in Simpar issuance

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has acted as deal counsel in Brazilian logistics company Simpar’s issuance of debentures worth 1.5 billion reais (US$277 million).

12 October 2021

A unique position: The true value of GCs in driving ESG

As ESG becomes increasingly vital to business strategy, LACCA speaks to regional GCs about how legal teams can play a much bigger role in driving policies by focusing on governance and making sure key messages are heard at the board level.

04 October 2021

Chile taps international market with US$2.1 billion social bonds

Linklaters in New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile issue US$2.1 billion worth of social bonds in separate euro and US dollar-denominated tranches.

04 October 2021

Mexico’s Chávez Vargas in another gender bond issuance

Chávez Vargas Minutti SC has helped Mexican state-owned financial credit institution Fonacot raise 2.2 billion Mexican pesos (US$109 million) in its second gender bond issuance.

01 October 2021

B3 makes US$700 million sustainability-linked bond offer

Brazil’s stock exchange B3 has enlisted Milbank in São Paulo and New York and local firm Pinheiro Guimarães to raise US$700 million in a sustainability-linked bond issuance.

29 September 2021

SQM raises US$700 million in first green bonds

Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Chicago and Chilean firm Claro & Cía have helped Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) raise US$700 million in its inaugural green bond offering.

27 September 2021

Graham steers Betterware’s sustainable issuance in Mexico

Graham Abogados, SC has helped household appliance company Betterware on a two-tranche sustainable bond issuance worth 1.5 billion Mexican pesos (US$74 million).

24 September 2021

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