Work Area: Finance

Chilean PE group lands IDB Invest financing

Trancura Legal in Santiago has helped Chilean private equity group VolcomCapital secure a US$50 million loan from IDB Invest.

12 September 2022

Alicorp secures US$220 million cross-border loan

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Peruvian consumer goods company Alicorp obtain a US$220 million credit line to refinance existing debt.

09 September 2022

Bragard drives through toll road loan in Uruguay

Bragard Abogados has helped regional development fund Fondo Financiero para el Desarrollo de la Cuenca Plata (Fonplata) lend US$30 million to Corporación Vial del Uruguay (CVU), the country’s largest toll road concessionaire.

09 September 2022

Brazil’s Pernambuco gets US$150 million credit line

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has helped a syndicate of lenders grant a 800 million reais (US$150 million) financing to Brazil’s northeastern state of Pernambuco.

07 September 2022

Argentine oil group swerves default in US$28 million restructuring

Argentine energy company Roch has enlisted Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani to restructure its debt burden and make new bond and loan deals worth US$28 million, helping it to meet bankruptcy protection requirements after the company defaulted on previous debt.

06 September 2022

Chilean winemaker gets green loan

Garrigues (Chile) has helped Itaú Corpbanca grant a US$40 million green financing loan to local agribusiness Huertos de Ucúquer.

05 September 2022

Brazilian firms steer US$165 million motorway financing

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazilian motorway concessionaire Via Brasil BR-163 issue 850 million reais (US$165 million) in its first debt issuance, funding road improvements to a major agribusiness transport link.

02 September 2022

Peruvian motorcycle start-up gets US$15 million boost

Garrigues (Peru) has helped an anonymous investor lend US$15 million to Peruvian motorcycle rental start-up LimaBikes to help it develop its business in the country.

02 September 2022

Phoenix Tower refinancing calls on LatAm counsel

Locke Lord LLP in Boston and New York and Latin American firms have helped US telecoms group Phoenix Tower International restructure several loans held by its Latin American and US subsidiaries and package them into one single US$2 billion facility, including an acquisition financing it recently obtained to buy Chilean tower assets.

31 August 2022

Colombian toll road gets refinancing

Castro Leiva Rendón has helped a Colombian motorway concessionaire obtain a 463 billion pesos (US$107 million) loan to refinance its operations.

26 August 2022

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