Topic: Sustainable investment

Liberty gets landmark financing in Costa Rica

Ropes & Gray in London, BLP in San José and Maples Group in London have helped Costa Rican telecoms provider Liberty get US$450 million in new financing, which includes the largest ever sustainability-linked bond to raise funds for digital infrastructure in the country.

07 February 2023

TCA steers Argentine nuclear offering

TCA Tanoira Cassagne has helped Argentine energy company Nucleoelectrica Argentina (NA-SA) structure an infrastructure trust and make an initial US$30 million sustainable offering to fund its nuclear power operations.

06 February 2023

Ecuadorean financial institution gets funding for women-led businesses

Flor Bustamante Pizarro & Hurtado has helped US finance group WorldBusiness Capital lend US$15 million to Ecuadorean financial institution Alianza del Valle, which will use the funds to support women-owned enterprises.

30 January 2023

US SPAC combines with Argentine food tech company

Four offices of Linklaters have helped Argentine plant-based protein company Moolec merge with a US special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) in a deal worth US$375 million.

27 January 2023

Norway’s Hydro Rein signs JV for Brazilian solar farm

Mattos Filho has helped Norwegian energy group Hydro Rein and Brazilian aluminium manufacturer Albras create a joint venture with Miami-based renewables company Atlas to build and operate a solar farm in the southern Brazilian state of Minas Gerais.

24 January 2023

Familiar firms return for CFE renewables loan

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez, SC in Mexico City have helped Mexican state-owned electricity group Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) obtain a US$100 million loan to fund local renewable energy projects.

23 January 2023

Colombian company gets solar project financing

Holland & Knight (Colombia) has helped Bancolombia lend 126 billion pesos (US$27 million) to Colombian renewable energy company Sol de las Ciénagas for the construction of a solar power plant.

23 January 2023

Colombia’s Bancóldex secures loan from JP Morgan

Holland & Knight LLP in New York and Bogotá has helped Colombia’s Bancóldex obtain a loan worth 1.4 trillion pesos (US$292 million) from JP Morgan Chase.

17 January 2023

Engie spends US$650 million on Chilean renewables projects

Prieto has helped energy company Engie acquire renewables assets from separate Chinese sellers across two transactions totalling US$650 million.

13 January 2023

Visum on track to be first green Colombian REIT

Arnold & Porter in New York and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá have helped a fund managed by Colombian real estate trust Visum Capital obtain a sustainability-linked loan worth 260 billion pesos (US$54 million) to invest in green commercial properties.

12 January 2023

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