Topic: Cross-border M&A

Mexican and Peruvian firms in cross-border plastics buy

Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera in Lima and Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC in Mexico City have helped Peruvian plastics group Oben Holding acquire Mexican counterpart Kristafilms.

28 July 2023

Spain’s Cobra inks concession for Ecuadorean wind project

Pérez Bustamante & Ponce (PBP) has helped Spanish energy group Grupo Cobra sign a concession contract for Ecuador’s largest wind project.

28 July 2023

Firms steer multi-jurisdictional logistics merger

Squire Patton Boggs in Madrid, Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá, Alta QIL+4 Abogados in Guatemala City and Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas in Lima have helped Peruvian logistics company Ransa merge with Costa Rica’s Transportes Centroamericanos del Futuro (TCF).

27 July 2023

Bustamante Fabara helps Emergent Cold launch in Ecuador

Latin American refrigerated storage group Emergent Cold has relied on Bustamante Fabara to launch operations in Ecuador by entering into a US$17 million investment contract with the local government.

27 July 2023

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

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