Topic: ESG

Tavarone Rovelli and PAGBAM steer Córdoba’s first green bonds

The Argentine city of Córdoba has hired Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani to make a green and infrastructure bond issuance worth over 2.8 billion pesos (US$18 million).

07 November 2022

Colbún secures US$160 million sustainable loan in Chile

DLA Piper (Chile) has helped local power company Colbún obtain a sustainable loan worth US$160 million.

07 November 2022

KPMG expands ESG offering in Brazil with consultancy buy

TozziniFreire Advogados has helped Brazilian environmental, social and governance (ESG) consultancy Resultante sell its business to KPMG.

03 November 2022

Chile issues more sovereign sustainable notes

Linklaters in New York and Morales & Besa in Santiago have helped the Republic of Chile issue US$1 billion worth of sustainable notes, with the proceeds earmarked for social development projects.

28 October 2022

Three firms advise on Uruguay’s sustainability-linked bond debut

Uruguay has hired three offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP to raise US$1.5 billion in a sustainability-linked bond offering, becoming the second sovereign in the world to use the instrument after Chile.

27 October 2022

Cemex sustainable financing calls on familiar firms

Mexican cement maker Cemex has hired Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York to get a sustainability-linked loan worth €500 million (US$493 million).

27 October 2022

Coca-Cola FEMSA social and sustainable bond offer calls on Galicia

Galicia Abogados has helped Coca-Cola FEMSA raise 6 billion Mexican pesos (US$299 million) in an issuance of social and sustainable bonds.

25 October 2022

Bruchou and TCA return to power green bond issuance

Argentine electricity company Luz de Tres Picos has enlisted Bruchou & Funes de Rioja to issue US$80 million worth of green bonds.

19 October 2022

GCs meet in Miami to discuss ESG, risk management geopolitical risks and diversity

In-house lawyers at LACCA Live Miami exchanged ideas on how legal departments can most efficiently navigate the choppy waters of geopolitical risk and economic uncertainty, as well as highlighting trends in ESG and digitisation.

06 October 2022

BNDES hires Tauil & Chequer to implement carbon credit project

Brazilian development bank BNDES has hired Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to structure and implement its first carbon credit project.

06 October 2022

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