Cleary Gottlieb has advised the lenders on a €500,000,000 unsecured syndicated term loan from Cemex with an ESG component, to be used for general corporate purposes.
This transaction was signed on 7 October 2022 and closed on 14 October 2022.
Cemex is a Mexican cement and ready-mix concrete company. It is principally engaged in the production, distribution, marketing and sale of cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates and clinker.
Cleary’s team included partners Duane McLaughlin (pictured left) and Manuel Silva (pictured right), associate Silvia Fittipaldi and international counsel Sofía Montes de Oca Márquez. Counsel Matthew Brigham and associate Eugene Wei-En Woo advised on tax matters. Partner Chase Kaniecki and associate Eric Hazoury advised on FCPA and other regulatory matters. All of the lawyers are based in New York, except Silvia Fittipaldi, who is based in Sao Paulo, and Chase Kaniecki and Eric Hazoury, who are based in Washington, D.C.