Topic: Sustainable investment

Chilean borrower gets US$580 million for green projects

Milbank in New York and Carey in Chile have helped a subsidiary of Mainstream Renewable Power Chile, Cóndor Energía obtain US$580 million in financing for a group of renewable energy projects in the northern and southern regions of Chile.

20 November 2019

Ecotierra launches first LatAm sustainable land fund in Peru

McCarthy Tétrault LLP in Québec City and Montreal and Peruvian firm Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas have helped Canadian agroforestry project developer Ecotierra launch its first Latin America fund, which will invest in reforestation.

26 March 2019

Hunton Andrews Kurth and Nicholson y Cano in green bond issue

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in New York and Argentina’s Nicholson y Cano Abogados have helped Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) purchase US$30 million worth of green bonds issued by Banco de Inversión y Comercio Exterior (BICE).

25 January 2019

Sustainable fishing group hires Holland & Knight in Mexico

Holland & Knight (Mexico) has helped a group of Mexican tuna fishing companies acquire a sustainability certification for 36 of their vessels operating in the Tropical Eastern Pacific ocean.

14 August 2017

Machado Meyer and Norton Rose structure sustainable ranching project

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados in São Paulo and Norton Rose Fulbright in London have helped Luxembourg climate fund Althelia Ecosphere invest in a pilot scheme to increase cattle production and restore degraded ranch land in the Amazon.

26 July 2016

Miranda & Amado helps establish Peru’s first sustainable forestry fund

Miranda & Amado Abogados has helped Peruvian investment group LXG establish the first private fund to reforest the Amazon.

23 February 2016

Milbank and Greenberg lead Central American financing deal

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, Consortium - Centro America Abogados and Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega have represented the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) and Citibank in making a US$225 million loan to credit card and financing business BAC/Credomatic Group.

01 June 2009

Aureos fund invests in Costa Rica sustainable tourism operator

European private equity fund Aureos Capital has bought a 49 per cent stake of Horizontes, a Costa Rican sustainable tourism company.

06 June 2008

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