Topic: Sustainable investment

Chilean firms shine in BlackRock solar purchase

US-headquartered investor BlackRock has hired HD Legal to acquire a set of Chilean solar assets using its renewable energy fund.

19 October 2023

Argentine lemon producer issues sustainability-linked bonds

Argentine lemon processor San Miguel has hired Nicholson y Cano Abogados to issue US$33.6 million worth of sustainability-linked bonds.

18 October 2023

Cubico buys Uruguayan renewables assets from Brookfield

Two Allen & Overy LLP offices and Posadas in Montevideo have helped UK investor Cubico Sustainable Investments purchase several wind and solar plants in Uruguay from the renewable energy branch of Canada’s Brookfield.

17 October 2023

Mitrani Caballero and Beccar Varela guide NGO gender bond issuance

Mitrani, Caballero & Ruiz Moreno has helped Latin American-focused NGO Pro Mujer raise 370 million Argentinian pesos (US$1 million) worth of social bonds.

12 October 2023

Garrigues in Chile's first local sustainability-linked bond issuance

Garrigues (Chile) has helped explosives manufacturer Enaex become the first Chilean company to issue sustainability-linked bonds on the local market with a US$102 million offering.

10 October 2023

Norway’s Statkraft boosts renewables portfolio in Brazil

Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has helped Norwegian state-owned renewables company Statkraft acquire assets in Brazil across two separate transactions.

04 October 2023

Mexican fund FEFA makes first-ever gender bond issuance

White & Case SC has helped Mexican agribusiness-focused development agency Fondo Especial para Financiamientos Agropecuarios (FEFA) raise 5.2 billion pesos (US$307 million) in a debt offering, including a tranche of gender bonds.

04 October 2023

Deal focus: CIFI structures sustainable debt fund

Amid the proliferation of sustainable financings in Latin America, LACCA speaks to the legal team at Panama-based lender Corporación Interamericana para el Financiamiento de Infraestructura (CIFI) about the challenges and legal work behind their recent structuring of a US$300 million sustainable infrastructure debt fund.

28 September 2023

Mexico’s Orbia re-opens green bonds in US$585 million offering

White & Case SC has helped Mexican chemicals company Orbia raise 10 billion pesos (US$585 million) in new debt by reopening a set of existing sustainability-linked notes.

25 September 2023

Carey helps NGO preserve Patagonian land in conservation buy

Carey has helped Bermuda-headquartered environment-focused NGO the Freyja Foundation acquire an area of native forest located in Chile’s southern Cochamó Valley.

22 September 2023

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