Tags : Chile


Alfonso Ugarte joins Cuatrecasas’ New York team

Cuatrecasas has announced that Chilean lawyer Alfonso Ugarte (pictured left) has moved to New York City to head the firm’s Latin American departments of Mergers and Acquisitions, Finance and Special Situations practice in the United States and Canada. The incorporation of Alfonso as a resident partner in the US office aims to promote new and […]

Deal & transactions

Cuatrecasas advises Majorel on acquisition of Findasense

Cuatrecasas, through a multinational team, has advised Majorel on the acquisition of Findasense, a Madrid-based customer experience (CX) design and creative services company with a strong presence in the Americas. This acquisition is part of the expansion plan for Majorel’s Tech & Expert Services line, with a focus on its CX transformation services, as well […]

Banking & Finance Deal & transactions

PPU counsels on financing for acquisition of WOM by PTI

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría Chile has counselled the Bank of Nova Scotia, as administrative agent, and Scotiabank Chile in the US$2 billion financing for, among other purposes, PTI Chile’s acquisition of approximately 3,800 telecommunications infrastructure towers owned by WOM. This transaction was closed on 12 August, with Phoenix Tower International Chile acting as […]


Cuatrecasas represents CGE in its business division

Cuatrecasas, through its team in Santiago de Chile, has represented Compañía General de Electricidad (CGE), the main electricity distributor in Chile, in the structuring, development and execution of its corporate split-up process. This transaction was valued at approximately $340 MM U.S. dollars. As a result of the process, CGE Transmisión was formed and subsequently listed […]

Capital Markets

Bofill Mir assists EF Securitizadora in bond issue

Bofill Mir Abogados has assisted EF Securitizadora in the structuring, registration and placement of a securitized bond issue per line, for a maximum amount of 1,500,000 UF for 10 years. The securitized assets correspond to invoices originated by related companies of Empresas Iansa (LDA SpA, Iansa Ingredientes, Agrocomercial Iansa, Iansagro and Iansa Alimentos) that will […]


B&E advises on liability reorganisation of Inversiones Terra

Barros & Errázuriz has advised the lenders of Inversiones Terra on the judicial reorganisation of the company’s liabilities and their subsequent implementation. This transaction was closed on 23 August, with Carey acting as advisor to CorpGroup and Asset AGF, and Boffil Mir as advisor to VivoCorp’s lenders. The advisory involved leading the strategy and negotiations […]

Deal & transactions

NLD assists in sale of a stake in Tierra Hotels

NLD Abogados has assisted the shareholders of Katari, owner of the Tierra luxury hotels, in the sale of a majority stake in Katari to Baillie Lodges, owned by KSL Capital Partners. The shareholders involved in the transaction were the Purcell family, the Matetic family and other minority shareholders. The Purcell family retained a minority stake […]