Work Area: Finance

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

Nader Hayaux steers hotel developer loan

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped multinational banks Santander and SabCapital grant a loan to Mexican hotel operator Hotelera Sunrise.

01 February 2023

Colombian fintech secures funding for Brazil expansion

Four offices of Latham & Watkins LLP and Campbells in the Cayman have helped Colombian fintech KLYM raise US$27 million in a Series B funding round.

01 February 2023

LatAm firms help Chilean start-up get funds from BTG Pactual

Mattos Filho in São Paulo and CMS Carey & Allende in Santiago have helped Chilean biodegradable packaging start-up Bioelements raise US$30 million in a Series A funding.

01 February 2023

Nubank lands US$150 million financing in Colombia

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) has helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) lend US$150 million to the Colombian subsidiary of Brazil’s Nubank.

01 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

Cuatrecasas appoints new managing partner in Mexico

Cuatrecasas (Mexico) has revealed that Iván Libenson has been elected as its new managing partner, just weeks after the Highly Recommended firm announced the partner’s arrival from Rico, Robles, Libenson, SC.

25 January 2023

Dominican company gets financing for gas-fired power plant

OMG in Santo Domingo has helped Dominican company SIBA Energy obtain a financing worth 4.1 billion pesos (US$72 million) for a gas-fired power plant.

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

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