Work Area: Finance

Scania upgrades Santiago’s transport system with new bus fleet

Allen & Overy LLP in São Paulo and Chilean firm Jaederlund Ortiz Marchant & Castillo have helped the local subsidiary of Swedish vehicle manufacturer Scania obtain financing to acquire a bus fleet in Santiago.

01 December 2022

Holding company ups stake in Mexican poultry group Bachoco

Robles Miaja Abogados has helped Mexican holding company Edificio del Noroeste obtain financing worth 14 billion pesos (US$719 million) to fund the acquisition of an additional stake in local poultry group Industrias Bachoco.

29 November 2022

Davivienda gets US$290 million credit line for sustainability loans

Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá has helped Colombia’s Banco Davivienda obtain a US$290 million loan that it will use to finance initiatives focused on environmental and social development.

28 November 2022

Mexican firms steer SURA industrial real estate deal

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped Scotiabank Inverlat provide a two-tranche credit facility to Mexico’s SURA Investment Management.

28 November 2022

Rebaza Alcázar and Garrigues steer car leasing financing

Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas has helped Leasy, a Peruvian start-up that offers vehicle financing to ride-hailing drivers in Latin America, get a US$10 million facility from Percent Technologies.

24 November 2022

Mayer Brown strengthens LatAm offering in US and Brazil

Mayer Brown LLP has appointed a Latin America-focused partner in Chicago, whilst its associated law firm in Brazil – Tauil & Chequer Advogados – has promoted two lawyers to the partnership and another to counsel.

22 November 2022

Suzano gets US$800 million loan for sustainable pulp plant

Brazilian paper manufacturer Suzano has enlisted Norton Rose Fulbright in São Paulo to obtain an US$800 million loan to develop the country's first fossil-fuel free pulp plant.

22 November 2022

Mexico’s Saavi buys power plant from Blackstone-backed Fisterra

Two Milbank offices and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City have helped energy company Saavi acquire a power plant in Jalisco from Mexican counterpart Fisterra Energy.

21 November 2022

Argentina’s Tecpetrol redeems bonds with US$300 million loan

Milbank in New York and Bruchou & Funes de Rioja in Buenos Aires have advised Itaú Unibanco and Santander, respectively, in a US$300 million loan to Argentine oil and gas exploration company Tecpetrol to buy back previously issued debt.

18 November 2022

Financing for Italian stationery company calls on Mexican firms

Sainz Abogados in Mexico City has helped local stationery manufacturer Grupo Fila-Dixon and its Italian parent company Fabbrica Italiana Lapis ed Affini (FILA) secure a financing worth €437 million (US$440 million).

16 November 2022

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