Topic: Cross-border M&A

Sonnedix buys solar plants from Enel Chile

Morales & Besa has helped multinational renewables company Sonnedix acquire four solar plants from Italian energy company Enel and its Chilean subsidiary for US$550 million.

26 July 2023

Galicia and SMPS steer cross-border glass buy

Portuguese packaging group BA Glass has hired Galicia Abogados to buy a majority stake in Mexican counterpart Vidrio Formas.

26 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

UK investor Ashmore snaps up Bogotá motorway concessionaire

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has helped Latin America-focused investor Fondo Ashmore Andino acquire a stake in the concessionaire for several motorway projects in Bogotá.

25 July 2023

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation buys Brazilian football agency

Two Reed Smith LLP offices and Mattos Filho in São Paulo have helped New York-headquartered entertainment agency Roc Nation, which was founded by high-profile celebrity Jay-Z,  acquire Brazilian counterpart TFM.

24 July 2023

Chevron and Bunge sow agribusiness JV in Argentina

Bomchil has helped Chevron subsidiary Renewable Energy Group (REG) team up with US agribusiness Bunge to acquire Argentine oilseed company Chacraservicios.

21 July 2023

Firms steer US automotive buy with Mexican assets

Several Shearman & Sterling LLP offices and González Calvillo, SC in Mexico City have helped holding company Atlas acquire US Farathane – a US automotive parts manufacturer with Mexican assets.

19 July 2023

Steelmaker Ternium increases share in Brazilian counterpart

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Japanese steelmaker Nippon sell shares in a Brazilian asset worth US$137 million to Argentine counterpart Ternium.

13 July 2023

Visa buys Brazilian unicorn Pismo

Two Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP offices and Mattos Filho in São Paulo have helped Visa buy Brazilian fintech Pismo for US$1 billion.

04 July 2023

Emergent Cold makes third Chilean acquisition

NLD Abogados in Santiago has helped Latin American refrigeration services company Emergent Cold buy local logistics business Hook Chile.

03 July 2023

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