Work Area: Finance

Australian investor injects funds into LatAm public transport

Two offices of White & Case LLP have helped Australian investor AMP Capital obtain financing to acquire electric bus projects and concessions in Bogotá and Santiago.

16 January 2023

Several firms help Puerto Rican fintech land US$615 million loan

BLP in San José and Guatemala City and Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC in Mexico City have helped Puerto Rican payment processing company Evertec secure a US$615 million credit line.

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

Cobra Group finalises Petrobras assets buy with Shell prepayments

Brazil’s Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Cobra Group – the Spanish affiliate of Brazilian power company Carmo Energy – complete its US$1.1 billion acquisition of onshore oil assets from Petrobras.

11 January 2023

Dentons and Deloitte join forces for fintech service in Chile

Dentons (Chile) has entered an alliance with professional services group Deloitte to boost its regulatory law and risk advice to fintech companies, shortly before it promoted an associate to its partnership.

10 January 2023

Mattos Filho and Stocche Forbes help thermoelectric plant get loan

Mattos Filho has helped a thermoelectric plant owned by local energy group Gás Natural Açu (GNA) obtain a 3.9 billion reais (US$749 million) credit line.

10 January 2023

Barranquilla obtains more AFD funds for infrastructure projects

Mendoza has helped the Colombian district of Barranquilla obtain a €50 million (US$53 million) loan from French bank Agence Française de Développement (AFD), to fund social and infrastructure projects in the region.

09 January 2023

Lima airport lands US$1.25 billion financing for new terminal

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Peruvian firm Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados have helped Lima Airport Partners (LAP), the concessionaire that manages Peru’s Jorge Chávez International Airport, get a US$1.25 billion financing to expand the Lima airport.

06 January 2023

Albanesi powers first Peruvian operation with private placement

Garrigues (Peru) has helped a local subsidiary of Argentine energy company Albanesi raise US$13 million through a private placement of notes.

06 January 2023

France’s Vinci Airports lands in Mexico with billion-dollar buy

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in New York and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City have helped France’s Vinci Airports enter Mexico by acquiring a stake in local airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte (OMA) for US$1.17 billion.

05 January 2023

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