IRSA Inversiones y Representaciones Sociedad Anónima’s $130 Million Notes offering

Zang, Bergel & Viñes and Perez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen advised on the transaction IRSA Inversiones y Representaciones SA executed its offering of $85.1 million 10% Notes due 2020 and $45 million 10,5% notes due 2020. BACS Banco de Crédito y Securitización S.A., Banco Hipotecario S.A., Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires S.A.U., Banco […]

Pemex’s $5.5 Billion Corporate Refinancing and $2.6 Million Term Loan

Ritch Mueller advised on the transaction Petróleos Mexicanos, trademarked as Pemex, is the Mexican state-owned petroleum company, created in 1938 by nationalization or expropriation of all private, foreign, and domestic oil companies at that time. Pemex had total assets worth $415.75 billion, and was the world’s second-largest non-publicly listed company by total market value. The […]

Soriana v. Federal Competition Commission (COFECE)

Galicia advised Soriana in the case Soriana secured legal protection from a federal court in mexico against provisions of COFECE requests connected to the acquisition of the rival Controladora Comercial Mexicana (CCM). COFECE had demanded that Soriana should abstain from buying Comercial Mexicana’s stores in 27 points, arguing concerns over possible risks to local competition […]

Banco de Crédito del Perú’s $6 Billion Medium Term Notes Program

Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez and Milbank advised on the transaction Banco de Crédito del Perú finalized its $6 Billion Medium Term Notes Program. BofA Securities, Citigroup Global Markets and J.P. Morgan Securities acted as arrangers, BNP Paribas Securities, Daiwa Captal Markets America, Goldman Sanchs International, Natixis Securities Americas and SMBC Nikko Securities America acted as […]

Parque Arauco’s Acquisition of 52.5% Stake in Alegra Barranquilla

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría advised on the transaction Parque Arauco (PASA) executed the acquisition of 52,5% stake in Alegra Barranquilla – owning a 55.000mq commercial project – from Colvalor Propiedades Colombianas for $35 million. Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría advised Parque Arauco with Juan Carlos Rocha (Picture), Luz María Mercado and Jaime […]

PharmaCielo Ltd.’s Acquisition of 100% stake in Ubiquo Telemedicina S.A.S.

DLA Piper Martinez Beltran and McMillan advised on the transaction PharmaCielo Ltd. acquired the 100% of the subscribed and outstanding shares of Ubiquo Telemedicina S.A.S., a leading provider of telemedicine services in Colombia. The aggregate purchase price for the acquisition consisted of 156,058 common shares of PharmaCielo Ltd. and CDN$880,000 in cash. Upon closing of […]

Republic of El Salvador’s $1.097 Billion Notes Offering

Consortium Legal, LatamLex and Hogan Lovells advised on the transaction The Republic of El Salvador executed its offering of $1.097 Billion 7.1246% notes due 2049. Citigroup Global Markets and Scotia Capital acted as joint led manager on the offering. Consortium Legal advised Republic of El Salvador with Oscar Samour Santillana (Picture) and Felipe Aragón Vassiliu. […]

Greenland Acquisition Corporation’s $76 Million Acquisition of Zhongchai Holding (Hong Kong) Limited

Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP are acting as US legal advisors to Greenland, and T&C Law Firm is acting as legal advisor to Zhongchai Holding. Ogier is acting as British Virgin Islands legal advisor to Greenland Acquisition Corporation on its acquisition of Zhongchai Holding (Hong Kong) Limited. Greenland, which is listed on the Nasdaq Stock […]

Landsberg, Investments, S.L.’s Acquisition of 38.8% Stake in AVLA S.A.

Barros & Errázuriz advised on the deal AVLA S.A. executed the sale of 38.8% stake to Landsberg, Investments, S.L., a joint venture between DEG-Deutsche Investitions-Und Entwicklungsgesellschaft Mbh and Altra Investments II GP, Inc. The transaction includes the acquisition of 61,188 shares of Landsberg, Investments, S.L. and the concurrent subscription from Landsberg, Investments, S.L., of 22.305 […]

“Baptista Luz Advogados – Brazil (a.b.Seed) Pinheiro Neto Advogados – Brazil (Redpoint Ventures) Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati – United States (Redpoint Ventures) Derraik & Menezes Advogados – Brazil (Movidesk) Campbells – Cayman Islands (Movidesk)”

Baptista Luz Advogados advised a.b.Seed; Pinheiro Neto and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati advised Redpoint Ventures; Derraik & Menezes and Campbells advised Movidesk. Movidesk, a company that offers software for Help Desk and Service Desk, secured a BRL 9m capital injection in a Series A funding round led by Redpoint Ventures and a.b.Seed. Movidesk is […]