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PAGBAM Schwencke assists CAF in bidding process for rolling stock

Chilean law firm PAGBAM Schwencke has assisted Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF), a Spanish multinational company specialising in transport infrastructure and mobility, in a bidding process for the provision of rolling stock for the Melipilla-Alameda and Batuco-Quinta Normal routes. These bids were submitted on 25 January. The project is currently undergoing a technical evaluation […]

Corporate Tax

Cleary represents Codelco in $900m debt offering

Cleary Gottlieb has represented Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile (Codelco) in its US$900 million Rule 144A/Reg S debt offering of 5.125% notes due 2033. The offering was priced on 30 January 2023 and settled on 2 February 2023. The notes are expected to be listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and traded on the […]

Banking & Finance

Cariola counsels Natixis HK on credit facility for State Grid

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos has counselled Natixis Hong Kong Branch, as lender, on a credit facility of CL $278,597,326,700.00, denominated in Chilean pesos (US $320,000,000 approx.) granted to State Grid Chile Electricity SpA and guaranteed by the Chinese company State Grid International Development Limited. Thanks to this transaction, closed on 13 December 2022, the funds will […]

Capital Markets

Cariola assists CCU in registration of series Q and R

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos has assisted Compañía Cervecerías Unidas (CCU) in the registration of the unsecured Series Q and R notes, and the issuance and placement of the 20-year Series R notes for a total amount of UF 4,000,000 (US $160,000,000 approx.) in the Chilean capital market. The proceeds of the bonds, issued on 6 December […]

Banking & Finance

Cariola represents Soprole in term loan with HSBC

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos has represented Soprole, a Chilean dairy distributor and Chilean subsidiary of New Zealand holding company Fonterra Co-Operative Group Limited, as borrower, in connection with a term loan agreement entered into with The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC), acting through its Hong Kong branch, as lender. The loan of $120,000,000,000 Chilean […]

Banking & Finance

Carey represents CMPC on Pulpex financing

Carey has represented CMPC Ventures, together with other investors, in a financing round in the UK company Pulpex. This transaction, closed on 26 December 2022, involved the jurisdictions of Chile and the UK, where Osborne Clarke acted as advisor to Pulpex. Pulpex is a UK company that produces renewable, recyclable and biodegradable bottles through high […]

Capital Markets

B&E counsels BTG Pactual on Series C corporate bond issue

Barros & Errázuriz has counselled BTG Pactual Renta Comercial Fondo de Inversión on its issuance and placement of Series C corporate bonds. The issuance was carried out with the objective of refinancing the Series A corporate bonds, and the structuring and materialisation of a public offering for the voluntary prepayment in full of the Series […]

Deal & transactions

NLD counsels Graneros on Bullmine acquisition

Chilean law firm NLD Abogados has counselled Graneros on the acquisition of 100% of Sociedad Contractual Minera Bullmine, owner of mining properties and a plant for the production of iodine, in Chile. NLD’s team comprised partner José Pablo Dulanto (pictured left), directors Juan Pablo Mesías and Bernardita Calvo, and associates José Tomás Brancoli (pictured right) […]