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Banking & Finance

GC counsels on €437m financing to FILA

Gonzalez Calvillo has counselled Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, as agent, and a group of lenders, on the syndicated financing for approximately €437 million granted to Fabbrica Italiana Lapis ed Affini (FILA). The transaction, closed on 24 October, involved the jurisdictions of Mexico, Italy, Germany, and France, and included the accession of FILA’s Mexican subsidiary, Grupo […]

Deal & transactions

GC assists in the sale of 35% of MasNegocio to

Gonzalez Calvillo has assisted the selling group in the indirect sale of around 35% of MasNegocio to KIO. This transaction was closed on 26 October and involved companies and subsidiaries from different jurisdictions, governed under the laws of Mexico, Canada and Luxembourg. The matter included the negotiation of the sale and purchase documents. Previously, KIO […]

Deal & transactions

GC represents Advent in Neoris acquisition process

Gonzalez Calvillo has represented Advent International Corporation in the merger notification procedure before the Comisión Federal de Competencia Económica (Cofece) for the acquisition of 65% of Neoris, a subsidiary of Cemex incorporated under the laws of the Netherlands, dedicated to information technology services (ICT). This transaction was authorised without conditions in October 2022. Thanks to […]

Banking & Finance

GC represents Crédito Maestro in $65m financing

Gonzalez Calvillo has represented Financiera Maestra and Soluciones Integrales TBY (Crédito Maestro) in a US $65,000,000 secured financing, which included an additional line of credit of up to US $120 million, granted by CarVal Investors. This transaction, signed on 29 September and disbursed on 6 October, results in the first financing obtained by Crédito Maestro […]

Banking & Finance

GC advises on $185m refinancing for APR Energy

Gonzalez Calvillo has advised Citibank, among others, as administrative agent, UMB Bank, as collateral trustee, and two leading US banking and financial institutions on the $185 million refinancing of APR Energy. This transaction closed on 23 September, involving the jurisdictions of Mexico, the United States and the United Kingdom. Milbank acted as counsel to the […]

Deal & transactions

GC represents TMA in acquisition of Eagle Technology assets

Gonzalez Calvillo has represented TMA Systems in the acquisition of the assets of Eagle Technology, a Mequon-based software development company, and the shares of its Mexican subsidiary Eagle Technology Mexico. This transaction was closed on 1 September for $4,450,000 and involved both Mexican and US jurisdictions. Other participating firms were Dickinson Wright, as US counsel […]


GC adds a new partner and two counsels

González Calvillo has announced the appointment of Daniel Morán Salgado as partner and Paola Hernández Villalvazo and Rosa Elena Coto García as counsels of the firm to strengthen the Litigation, ESG and M&A areas, respectively. These appointments were announced as part of the firm’s 35th anniversary celebration. Paola’s appointment took effect on 1 September, while […]

Deal & transactions

GC represents Bradesco in acquisition of Ictineo shares

Gonzalez Calvillo has represented Banco Bradesco, and its Mexican subsidiary Bradescard Mexico, in the preparation, negotiation and signing of a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of all the shares issued by Ictineo Plataforma, a popular financial company. The objective of this acquisition is to expand the financial services that Bradesco offers in Mexico, particularly […]

Deal & transactions

GC counsels Balandra Capital in partnership with Birdman

Gonzalez Calvillo has counselled Balandra Capital on its partnership with the plant-based supplement brand, Birdman, through which it becomes its lead investor. Through this transaction, Balandra Capital will strengthen its strategic and financial vision by implementing environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) practices. In addition, Birdman will continue its expansion plan, which includes boosting the […]