Work Area: Finance

ESG Considerations in Private Equity Investment Decisions in Latin America

Featured in The Guide to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

In Latin America, investment decisions by private equity firms are being driven more and more by environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria. More than just an ethical practice, ESG compliance has become a prerequisite to raising and investing funds from institutional investors.

16 December 2022

Status and Pitfalls of Environmental, Social and Governance Standards

Featured in The Guide to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

In Latin America, as is the case globally, climate change has been a driving force behind increasing governmental, consumer and investor demands for ESG reporting standardisation.

16 December 2022

ESG in the Real Estate Industry in Mexico: General Overview

Featured in The Guide to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

A recent substantial increase in the appetite for sustainable real estate projects in Mexico can reduce the property sector’s environmental impact, create new ways to increase returns and boost the market's value.

16 December 2022

Costa Rican Regulatory Approach Towards COP 26 Agenda and Climate Change

Featured in The Guide to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

Costa Rica aims to fulfil the COP 26 agenda through mitigation and promoting a collaborative adaptation agenda rooted in climate-related investments in projects with a positive environmental footprint.

16 December 2022

Grupo Energía Bogotá gets US$509 million loan

Holland & Knight LLP in New York and Colombian firm Mosquera Abogados have helped Grupo Energía Bogotá (GEB) obtain a US$509 million loan.

15 December 2022

Final call for Who represents Latin America’s 50 largest banks?

Today is the last chance to participate in Latin American Corporate Counsel Association’s (LACCA) research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 50 banks by assets.

12 December 2022

Galicia promotes finance partner in Mexico

Mexican Elite firm Galicia Abogados has strengthened its capital markets and banking and finance offerings by promoting an associate to partner.

09 December 2022

Winston & Strawn stocks up Miami office with Greenberg hire

Winston & Strawn LLP has bolstered its recently opened Miami office by hiring an of counsel from Greenberg Traurig LLP to its banking and finance practice.

05 December 2022

The Role of Financial Advisers in Merger and Acquisitions

Featured in The Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions - Third Edition

The role of financial advisers in each type of M&A transaction may vary but there are some common topics that characterise the adviser’s role.

02 December 2022

Acquisition Finance in Latin America

Featured in The Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions - Third Edition

Although the financing is obtained by the buyer, the seller is also interested in ensuring that the buyer has locked in the financing to be able to pay the purchase price at closing.

02 December 2022

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