Jorge Juantorena and Manuel Silva

Cleary advises Santander on $1bn Guatemala bond offering

Cleary Gottlieb has advised Santander US Capital Markets, as initial purchaser, in connection with the Rule 144A/Reg S offering by the Republic of Guatemala of $1bn principal amount of 6.600% Notes due 2036.

The transaction was priced on 6 June and is expected to settle on 13 June 2023.

Cleary’s corporate team included partners Manuel Silva (pictured right) and Jorge Juantorena (pictured left) and associates Ignacio Lagos and Martin Sasson. Counsel Matthew Brigham and associates Adriana De Bartolo and Joseph Roy provided tax advice. All lawyers are based in New York except Joseph Roy, who is based in San Francisco.

L Giselle Estrada