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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Asahi Group’s $16 Billion Acquisition of Carlton & United Breweries

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and G+T advised AB InBev on a transaction enabling Asahi to acquire Australian brewer Carlton & United Breweries for $16 billion. Allen & Overy advised Asahi on the deal Carlton & United Breweries is the company behind some of Australia’s best-known beers including Carlton Draught, Great Northern, Victoria Bitter and 4 Pines. […]

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets’ EUR 3.5 Billion Acquisition Of Currenta From Bayer AG And Lanxess AG

Clifford Chance advised Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, the world’s largest infrastructure investor, on EUR 3.5 billion acquisition of Currenta from Bayer and Lanxess. The transaction has a total volume of EUR 3.5 billion before deduction of net debt and pension obligations and still requires the approval of the responsible authorities. As part of the […]

UPM’s $2.7 billion Investment in a World Class Pulp Mill in Central Uruguay

Hughes & Hughes and White & Case advised on the deal UPM has made the investment decision to construct a 2,1 million tonne greenfield eucalyptus pulp mill near Paso de los Toros in central Uruguay. The highly competitive mill investment of USD 2,7 billion will grow UPM’s current pulp capacity by more than 50%, resulting […]

Petrobras’ $3 Billion Liability Management

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Shearman & Sterling and Pinheiro Neto advised on the transaction Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) executed its offers to purchase, for cash, 17 series of notes issued by Petrobras’ wholly owned Dutch finance subsidiary Petrobras Global Finance B.V., for an aggregate purchase price, excluding accrued and unpaid interest, of up to […]

Telefónica’s Stop of Trading on the Argentine Stock Exchange

McEwan, Roberts, Domínguez, Carassai advised Telefónica SA on the authorization process from CNV authorities The European Telecom Operator secured the CNV (Comisión Nacional de Valores) authorities authorization to exclude their shares from the public offering regime. BBVA Banco Francés S.A. ated as depositary agent on the transaction. So far, Telefonica S.A (TSA) traded on the […]

London Stock Exchange Group plc.’s $27 Billion Acquisition Of Refinitiv

Weil advised Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) in a consortium that also includes Blackstone and GIC, in, together with Thomson Reuters Corporation, the $27 billion sale of Refinitiv (f/k/a Thomson Reuters’ Financial & Risk business) to London Stock Exchange Group plc. Refinitiv is one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and […]