Work Area: Capital markets & securities

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

Chilean robotics company goes public in IPO

Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has helped Chilean robotics group Osoji become a publicly listed company, the first initial public offering on the Santiago stock exchange since 2019.

27 October 2022

White & Case guides Banco Cetelem debt issuance in Mexico

White & Case SC has helped the Mexican branch of French bank Cetelem issue two series of securities worth a total of 2 billion pesos (US$100 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

Cosan acquires minority stake in Vale

Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped energy company Cosan acquire a minority stake in mining giant Vale, a deal worth some 21 billion reais (US$4 billion).

19 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

Brazil’s Copel raises US$189 million with offering

Brazilian state-owned energy company Copel has relied on Stocche Forbes to issue notes worth 1 billion reais (US$189 million).

19 October 2022

FiBrasil debt tap calls on Machado Meyer and Stocche Forbes

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian fibre optics wholesaler FiBrasil issue new debt worth 315 million reais (US$58 million).

19 October 2022

Machado Meyer and Pinheiro Neto in Atacadão’s first CRA offer

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian retailer Atacadão make a public offering of agribusiness receivables certificates (CRAs) worth 1.5 billion reais (US$278 million).

18 October 2022

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