Simpson Thacher advised the initial purchasers, Credit Suisse, HSBC and JP Morgan, on a $600 million subordinated notes issued by Banco de Bogotá.
Banco de Bogotá is the oldest financial institution in Colombia, and currently the second largest bank by market share and total deposits and loans.
The Simpson Thacher team included partners Jaime Mercado and Jonathan Cantor.
The initial purchasers also retained Gomez-Pinzon Zuleta as local counsel. Banco de Bogotá instructed DLA Piper Martinez Neira as Colombian counsel.