Work Area: Finance

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

Multiple firms shine in Colombian solar loan

Mayer Brown LLP in Washington, DC and Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá have helped Spanish renewables company Solarpack secure a loan worth 656 billion Colombian pesos (US$138 million) to develop two photovoltaic plants in the South American country.

05 January 2023

Several firms power electricity company loan in Peru

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima has helped electricity company Red de Energía del Perú (REP) land a US$106 million loan.

04 January 2023

ARIFA appoints transactional partner

Panamanian Elite firm Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega has boosted its finance and M&A offerings by elevating a senior associate to the partnership.

22 December 2022

Enel sells Chilean transmission business for US$1.4 billion

Arteaga Gorziglia in Santiago has helped Chile’s Sociedad Transmisora Metropolitana (STM) acquire the local electricity transmission subsidiary of Italian energy giant Enel for US$1.4 billion.

22 December 2022

Mexico’s Kavak gets credit line from HSBC

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped HSBC lend 13.6 billion Mexican pesos (US$704 million) to local used car start-up Kavak.

20 December 2022

Mexican tiles company lays down loan

Mexican tiles manufacturer Interceramic has hired Galicia Abogados in Mexico City to obtain a US$190 million credit line.

16 December 2022

Bomchil returns for MetroGas financing

Bomchil has helped Banco Itaú grant a 2.3 billion Argentine pesos (US$13 million) loan to local energy company MetroGas.

16 December 2022

Financing Sustainable Development

Featured in The Guide to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

As companies adopt environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations in their decisionmaking and policymakers shift towards more sustainable policies, investors are integrating ESG-labelled financing products into their portfolios.

16 December 2022

Investing in Commercial Real Estate in Brazil: A High-level Analysis of Real Estate Impact Investing Trends

Featured in The Guide to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

In Brazil, real estate is a crucial barometer for the economy, accounting for 10.6% of GDP in 2020. Its size means it is also one of the first industries to feel the effects of any economic crisis and one of the last to recover, making it a fascinating post-2020 environmental case study.

16 December 2022

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