Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

LatAm needs more private equity to close infrastructure gap

Latin American governments are not injecting enough GDP into projects, so private equity investment could be used to close the regional infrastructure gap, agreed panellists at last week's Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity.

16 October 2023

LatAm IPOs to return in 2024

Latin American IPOs are expected to return next year when interest rates are set to drop, according to panellists who spoke at Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity in New York yesterday.

11 October 2023

Haynes and Boone nabs Mexican partner from Baker McKenzie

Haynes and Boone, SC has hired a transactional and private equity partner from Baker McKenzie (Mexico), its third addition to the partnership in three months.

11 October 2023

Creel García-Cuéllar adds two partners

Mexican Elite firm Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC has promoted a counsel and senior associate to its partnership, just weeks after it revealed succession plans for three of its long-standing partners.

09 October 2023

Mexican fintech Klar gets US$100 million financing

White & Case LLP in New York and Mexico City has helped Mexican fintech company Klar secure a US$100 million credit facility.

05 October 2023

Brazilian motorcycle start-up accelerates growth with Series C

Two US Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati offices and Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian motorcycle rental startup Mottu Locação de Veiculos raise US$50 million in a Series C funding round.

03 October 2023

Itaú enters Uruguayan investment fund market

Guyer & Regules has helped an affiliate of Brazil’s Banco Itaú obtain a licence to operate in Uruguay as an investment fund manager and financial trustee.

03 October 2023

I Squared divests energy assets in Guatemala

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and São Paulo has helped London-based Threelands Energy acquire Central America's largest private power distributor from the Latin America-focused subsidiary of US investor I Squared Capital.

02 October 2023

Still time to register for Latin Lawyer private equity event

Nicolas Camacho, the managing director and head of M&A in Latin America for Deutsche Bank, is one of many speakers set to attend Latin Lawyer’s Private Equity conference in New York next month. Read on for more information and how to register.

28 September 2023

Arnold & Porter poaches talent from Hughes Hubbard

Arnold & Porter has bolstered its Latin American offering in New York by hiring a partner from US firm Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP.

26 September 2023

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