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Morales & Besa advised Praxair Inc. in the approval of its merger with Linde before the FNE

Morales & Besa successfully advised Praxair, Inc. in the process of notification before the Fiscalía Nacional y Económica (FNE) together with Cariola Abogados.

On […]

October 23, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised international placement agents in the largest stock exchange opening in history in Chile: Mallplaza

Morales & Besa successfully advised J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC in the initial public offering process of […]

August 1, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Ruta del Maipo on the biggest bond exchange in the history of the Chilean bond market

Morales & Besa successfully advised Ruta del Maipo Sociedad Concesionaria S.A., a toll-road concessionaire owned by Grupo ISA-Intervial, in the redemption and exchang […]

August 1, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised the Make-A-Wish Foundation to reach an out-of-court settlement with Mall Arauco Estación for “El Paseo de los Sueños”

Morales & Besa conducted a successful Pro Bono advisory to Make-A-Wish, who maintained a dispute with Mall Arauco Estación, owned by Parque Arauco (formerly Mall Pase […]

July 25, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised DNB Bank ASA and Robofinance Chile SpA on the refinancing of the financial debt of Salmones Pacific Star S.A. with different Chilean banks

Morales & Besa successfully advised DNB Bank ASA and Rabofinance Chile SpA in the refinancing of the financial debt of Salmones Austral SpA, Salmones Pacific Star S.A […]

July 18, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Enjoy S.A. in the issuance of bank guarantees to present to the Chilean Superintendence of Casinos of Games

Morales & Besa successfully advised Enjoy S.A. in various financing for the issuance of bank guarantees (Boletas de Garantía in spanish) to ensure the Chilean Superin […]

July 11, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Société Générale, branch in Spain, in the refinancing and private placement of Applus Services S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised the French bank Société Générale, branch in Spain, as an agent of several banking institutions, in the financing of a syndicated l […]

July 11, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised EIG Global Energy Partners and its subsidiary Cerro Dominador Inversiones SpA in the granting of a loan with the Brookfield group

Morales & Besa successfully advised EIG Global Energy Partners and its Chilean subsidiary Cerro Dominador Inversiones SpA in the mezzanine financing obtained by the l […]

July 3, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advice to EFG Corredores de Bolsa SpA to become an operator at the Santiago Stock Exchange

Morales & Besa advice EFG Corredores de Bolsa SpA to obtain the authorization to become an operator at the Santiago Stock Exchange. It is important to note that the c […]

June 19, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised SMU on placement of bonds for 42 million dollars

Morales & Besa successfully adviced SMU S.A., as issuer, in the issuance and placement of T-series bonds charged to Line 650 in the local market for a total amount of […]

June 14, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa is advising Aguas Chañar’s shareholders in the sale of the shares issued by the company to Marubeni and Toesca.

M&B, together with Tyndall Group, are advising Aguas Chañar’s shareholders in the sale of 100% of the company’s shares to the Japanese holding Marubeni and the Chilea […]

June 5, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised EIG Global Energy Partners on financing of the first concentration solar plant in Latin America

Morales & Besa adviced to EIG Global Energy Partners and its Chilean subsidiaries Cerro Dominador CSP S.A., Cerro Dominador PV S.A. and Atacama Generación Chile S.A. […]

May 24, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa and Milbank advised Cencosud on obtaining credit granted by Export Development Canada

Morales & Besa and Milbank advised in record time Cencosud S.A. on a term loan facility granted by Export Development Canada for an amount of USD 100,000,000 which we […]

May 23, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Acciona Airport Services, S.A. and Acciona Aeropuertos, S.L. in the negotiation and acquisition of the 100% of the ground handling business of Latam Airlines Group.

Morales & Besa successfully Acciona Airport Services, S.A. and Acciona Aeropuertos, S.L. in the negotiation and acquisition of the 100% of the ground handling busines […]

May 14, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa Inversiones Gran Araucaria Dos Limitada in the acquisition of a percentage of the shares in Medicina, Ejercicio, Deporte y Salud S.A. (Meds).

Morales & Besa adviced Inversiones Gran Araucaria Dos Limitada in the acquisition of approximately 22,8% of the shares in Medicina, Ejercicio, Deporte y Salud S.A. (M […]

April 19, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Ingevec S.A., as issuer, in the issuance and placement of bonds in the local market.

Morales & Besa successfully advised SMU S.A., as issuer, in the issuance and placement of bonds in the local market for a total amount of UF2,500,000

Morales & […]

April 6, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco Bice in the financing associated with the construction and with the associated Value Added Tax of “Parque Eólico El Nogal” and “Parque Eólico El Maitén”.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Bice in the financing associated with the construction and with the associated Value Added Tax of “Parque Eólico El Nogal” a […]

April 6, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised the shareholders of Laboratorios Garden House Group in the negotiation and closing of the sale of the companies that are part of the group.

Morales & Besa successfully advised the selling party in the negotiation and sale of all the companies of Laboratorios Garden House Group, pharmaceutical group which […]

April 6, 2018|Highlights|
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Myriam Barahona, partner of Morales & Besa, participated as a panelist in the 12th Annual Latin American Energy & Infrastructure Finance Forum

Myriam Barahona, partner of Morales & Besa, participated as a panelist in the 12th Annual Latin American Energy & Infrastructure Finance Forum, organized by IJGlo […]

April 5, 2018|Highlights, News|
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Morales & Besa advised Bank of China in obtaining the final approval and license to start operations of its local branch in Chile.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Bank of China in obtaining the final approval and license to start operations of its local branch “Bank of China, Agencia en Chile […]

April 4, 2018|Highlights|
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Newsletter Competition Law March 2018

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March 28, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Ingevec S.A in the placement of a capital increase and a secondary offering of shares.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Ingevec SA, parent company of one of the most important construction and real estate companies in Chile, in the placement of a cap […]

March 26, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised a syndicate of local Banks in the refinancing of the current debt of Caja de Compensación de Asignación Familiar Los Héroes

Morales & Besa successfully advised a syndicate of local banks, formed by Banco de Chile, Banco Santander-Chile, Scotiabank Chile, Itaú Corpbanca, Banco del Estado de […]

March 23, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco de Crédito e Inversiones in restructuring of the debt and additional financing of Empresa Eléctrica Aguas del Melado SpA.

This transaction consisted in restructuring of the current debt of Empresa Eléctrica Aguas del Melado SpA with Banco de Crédito e Inversiones and an additional financing. […]

March 19, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Los Guindos Generación SpA in the refinancing of Los Guindos Plant and financing of a project to increase the installed capacity of the plant

Morales & Besa advised Los Guindos Generación SpA in a syndicated loan granted by international Banks for the refinancing of the Los Guindos power plant (currently op […]

March 15, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa represented Parex Chile in an environmental claim filed against an Environmental Qualification Resolution (“RCA”)

Morales & Besa successfully represented Parex Chile Limitada in an environmental claim filed against an Environmental Qualification Resolution (“RCA”) issued by the E […]

February 14, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Grupo Prisma in the acquisition of Eco-Lógica S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Grupo Prisma in the negotiation, within a competitive process leaded by Landmark, for the acquisition of the absolute majority of […]

February 5, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Sociedad Concesionaria Autopista Costa Arauco S.A., concessionary of Route 160, in the refinancing of its debt

Morales & Besa successfully advised Sociedad Concesionaria Autopista Costa Arauco S.A., concessionary of Route 160, Tres Pinos – Coronel section, in the refinancing o […]

January 31, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco Security in the financing of a portfolio of renewable energy projects owned by a consortium formed by the Building Energy and Scotta Groups

Morales & Besa has advised Banco Security in the financing of a portfolio of renewable energy projects owned by a consortium formed by the Building Energy and Scotta […]

January 26, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised the Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance in connection with a global offering of US$2,000,000,000 principal amount as well as a concurrent offering of €830,000,000 principal amount

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance in connection with a global offering of US$2,000,000,000 principal am […]

January 25, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Arena Minerals Chile SpA in the amendment to the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement of Project Sierra Gorda, owned by Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Arena Minerals Chile SpA in the amendment of the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement of Project Sie […]

January 12, 2018|Highlights|
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January 12, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco Security in financing a portfolio of power generation projects of Cap Vert Energie.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Security on the financing of construction and value added tax (“VAT”) of a portfolio of 11 existing and future solar generat […]

January 11, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Itaú Corpbanca, Banco del Estado de Chile and Banco Santander-Chile in the extension of the loans granted to Cultivos Yadran S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Itaú Corpbanca, Banco del Estado de Chile and Banco Santander-Chile in the extension of the loans, for an amount of US$ 49,250,000 […]

January 11, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised BCI in a bank financing granted to the company Inversiones Neltume

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco de Crédito e Inversiones in a bank financing granted to the company Inversiones Neltume Limitada for an amount of up to US $ […]

January 10, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco BICE in refinancing and additional financing of Saba Estacionamientos de Chile S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco BICE on refinancing and additional financing of Saba Estacionamientos de Chile S.A., through the assignment of loans by Banc […]

January 8, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Chile and Banco Security in the acquisition by Empresas FT S.A. of a distribution center

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Chile and Banco Security in the acquisition by Empresas FT S.A. related company called CD Las Aca […]

January 4, 2018|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised the Accel-KKR group in the acquisition of several companies connected to the development of technological products destined to support the business of Isapres and health services providers, among which the most relevant is I-Med S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Accel-KKR group in the acquisition of several companies connected to the development of technological products destined to sup […]

December 31, 2017|Highlights|
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Legal Alert | Regulatory and Natural Resources

The attached document, prepared by the Regulatory and Natural Resources area, refers to the new “Guide to the description of projects of solar power generation plants in […]

December 27, 2017|Highlights, Publications|
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Legal Alert Labor & Employment | December 2017

In the attached document, prepared by the Labor & Employment area, we refer to the most recent rulings from Corte de Apelaciones. […]

December 6, 2017|Highlights, Publications|
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Morales & Besa advised Global Vía Infraestructuras

Morales & Besa successfully advised Global Vía Infraestructuras Chile S.A. and Globalvia Chile SpA in the purchase of all the shares of Sociedad Concesionaria Acciona […]

December 6, 2017|Highlights|
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25th aniversary of Morales & Besa in Portillo: allignment for the excellence

Morales & Besa invited all his legal and staff team for a spectacular walk to Portillo in his 25 years anniversary. For two days, the M&B group enjoyed a wonderfu […]

December 6, 2017|Highlights, News|
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Morales y Besa advised Disal Chile Limitada in the restructuring of outstanding debts

Morales y Besa successfully advised Disal Chile Limited in the restructuring of Disal Group’s financial debt, by means of the restructuring of outstanding debt for an amo […]

November 20, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales y Besa advised LarraínVial in the assignment of credits

Morales y Besa successfully advised LarraínVial, in the assignment of credits by Banco de Chile to two investment funds, as part of a reorganization agreement. The two fu […]

October 24, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Acciona Services in a purchase to LATAM Airlines

Morales y Besa successfully advised the Spanish company Acciona Services, in the purchase of its ground handling subsidiary Andes Airport Services from LATAM Airlines. Th […]

October 22, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales y Besa successfully advised SMU SA, the supermarket chain related to the Saieh group.

Morales y Besa successfully advised SMU SA, the supermarket chain related to the Saieh group, in the process of placing bonds in the local market for UF 1,000,000 due on […]

October 2, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Bank of China in connection with establishing a local branch or agency in Chile

Morales & Besa represented and advised Bank of China Limited in connection with the process of establishing and licensing a local branch or agency in Chile. On 16 Aug […]

September 25, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Fiore Atacama SpA in the acquisition of the rights to develop the El Peñón mining project

M&B successfully advised Fiore Atacama SpA in the acquisition of the rights to develop the El Peñón Project, pursuant to the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Min […]

September 13, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco Santander-Chile as lender under the VAT facility of two wind farms

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Santander-Chile in the operation of financing the Value Added Tax associated with the construction of the Central Sarco and […]

August 24, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Cencosud S.A. in the tender offer of its senior notes

Morales & Besa advised Cencosud S.A. in the tender offer of its senior notes 5.550%, due on 2021 and senior notes 4.875%, due on 2023. With respect to 2021 notes, val […]

July 21, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised The Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance of Chile

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance in connection with a global offering of US$1,541,831,000 principal am […]

July 17, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Forum Financial Services S.A in the submission of six series of commercial paper

Morales & Besa successfully advised Forum Financial Services S.A. (“Forum”), part of BBVA Group, in registering on the Securities Registry of the Superintendency of S […]

July 4, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised a banks syndicate on the amendment of the financing of Javiera SpA photovoltaic park

Morales & Besa advised Itaú Corpbanca, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Chile and Banco de Sabadell S.A., Miami Branch in the amendment to the financing granted to Ja […]

June 15, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A.  in financing for additional works

Morales & Besa advised Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A. in a transaction in witch on Scotiabank Chile provided two credit facilities to Ruta del Maule Socie […]

June 14, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advices restructuring of Cementos Bío Bío S.A.’s debt

Morales & Besa advised Banco BCI and Itáu Corpbanca on the restructuring of the current debt of Cementos Bío Bío S.A., a public corporation, in an amount of up to CLP […]

May 31, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Chilean banks in restructuring Agrofoods credits

Morales & Besa advised a group of banks in the restructuring of short and long term of the current debt of Agrofoods Central Valley Chile S.A., a closely held corpora […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Hidroeléctrica El Paso SpA on the amendment of credit

Morales & Besa advised Hidroeléctrica El Paso SpA on the amendment of an existing credit facility provided by a syndicate of local banks to the Company, part of the H […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
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M&B advised Arena Minerals SpA in Option for Purchase of Mining Concessions

Morales & Besa successfully advised Arena Minerals Chile SpA in the execution of the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement owned by the C […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
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M&B advised Fiore Andes SpA in Option for Purchase of Mining Concessions

Morales & Besa successfully advised Fiore Andes SpA in the execution of the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement owned by the Río Loa mi […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised CorpGroup in the reorganization of its debt

Morales & Besa advised BCI in the amendment of debt of CorpGroup Interhold and CorpGroup Financial, both members of the CorpGroup holding, for an approximately amount […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Fiore Atacama SpA of mining concessions agreement

Morales & Besa successfully advised Fiore Atacama SpA in the execution of the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement owned by Sociedad Quí […]

May 29, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised in the sale of Interexport Group to Motorola Solutions

Morales & Besa advised the shareholders of the holding company of the Interexport entities in the sale process to Motorola Solutions Chile Holdings SpA, branch of Mot […]

March 30, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa represented The Associate Press at Supreme Court in Intellectual Property Case

Morales & Besa represented The Associated Press (AP) on the civil trial initiated by a former journalist, claiming a compensation for damages of approximately USD 3 m […]

March 23, 2017|Highlights|
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IJGlobal Awards 2016: Morales & Besa, the Latin American Law Firm was the most awarded for Financing Operations Projects

Morales & Besa advised on 3 of the 9 winning projects of the “Deal of the Year 2016” awards from IJGlobal, one of the most prestigious publications on project financi […]

March 23, 2017|Highlights, News|
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Morales & Besa advised BTG Pactual, Itau BBA and LarrainVial in the opening of SMU

Morales & Besa successfully advised BTG Pactual, Itau BBA and LarrainVial in SMU’s inititial public offering, which opened about 25% of its property through the place […]

February 21, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa and Hernández & Cía. Abogados successfully advised The Abraaj Group and Casaideas

Morales & Besa and Hernández & Cía. Abogados successfully advised The Abraaj Group – a leading private equity investor operating in global growth markets – in the […]

January 25, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises The Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance of Chile

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance in connection with a Chilean pesos (“Ps.”) 1,000,000,000,000 aggregat […]

January 24, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Bank of America as the financiers for SK Spice and SK Spice Group

Morales & Besa successfully advised Bank of America as the financiers for SK Spice and SK Spice Group, who on July 1st, 2015 had entered into a credit agreement with […]

January 19, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco Paris in innovative transfer of assets and liabilities

Morales & Besa successfully advised the transfer of all the assets and liabilities of the Bank of Paris related to banking products of Scotiabank Chile, including dif […]

January 19, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises H-E Parts International in Sale to Hitachi Construction Machinery Co. Ltd

Morales & Besa together with Kirkland and Ellis, successfully advised H-E Parts International, LLC in its sale to Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. H-E Parts I […]

January 19, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises EIG Global Energy Partners

Morales & Besa recently advised EIG Global Energy Partners in the restructuring of the Abengoa Projects Warehouse transaction, which included the negotiation and draf […]

December 15, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Cencosud S.A. in bonds issue

Morales & Besa advised Cencosud S.A. as the issuer of the bonds in connection with the issuance, registration with the SVS (market regulator) and placement in the loc […]

December 12, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Credit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and DNB Bank ASA as senior lenders for financing of Parque Eólico Cabo Leones I S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Credit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and DNB Bank ASA as senior lenders for the financing of Pa […]

November 22, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Endesa (Enel Generation Chile) in corporate reorganization of the Gas Atacama Group

Morales & Besa advised Endesa – today Enel Generation Chile-  in the corporate reorganization of the companies that form Gas Atacama Group; an operation that is withi […]

November 22, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Forum Financial Services S.A

Morales & Besa successfully advised Forum Financial Services S.A. (“Forum”), part of BBVA Group, in registering on the Securities Registry of the Superintendency of S […]

November 2, 2016|Highlights|
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Fernando Arab participates in seminar on labor reform

Fernando Arab, partner at Morales & Besa delivered his paper “From paper to practice: The challenges imposed by the labor reform” at the seminar organized by Duoc UC […]

October 20, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Itaú Corpbanca on financing and debt refinancing of Hidroelectrica Dongo SpA.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Itaú Corpbanca on the refinancing of the existing debt of Hidroeléctrica Dongo SpA with Banco BICE, by means of the assignment of […]

October 7, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises syndicate of banks to finance solar photovoltaic project “Santiago Solar”

Morales & Besa successfully advised Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and DNB Bank ASA as creditors to the finance co […]

October 6, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises BBVA Chile, Scotiabank Chile and Banco Security in debt refinancing and credit lines to Agrícola Industrial Lo Valledor AASA S.A. and Empresas FT S.A. 

Morales & Besa successfully advised BBVA Chile, Scotiabank Chile and Banco Security in preparing and negotiating the documentation for credit assignment, novation and […]

September 5, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco Security for financing of Central Hidroeléctrica El Pinar

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Security regarding the financing granted to related companies Empresa Eléctrica El Pinar SpA and Transmisora Continental Bío […]

August 4, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Sociedad Concesionaria Nuevo Pudahuel S.A., Aéroports de Paris Management S.A., VINCI Airports S.A.S. and Astaldi Concessioni SpA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Sociedad Concesionaria Nuevo Pudahuel S.A., an affiliate of Aéroports de Paris Management S.A., VINCI Airports S.A.S. and Astaldi […]

July 27, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Banco BICE on the project financing for Cumbres S.A. Central Hidroeléctrica

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco BICE regarding the financing granted to Cumbres S.A., owned by Scotta and Ferrero groups, for the construction and developme […]

July 27, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Cencosud S.A. and the Paulmann Family on a Registered public secondary offering of shares of common stock representing 6% of Cencosud

Morales & Besa successfully advised Cencosud S.A. and the Paulmann Family on a registered public secondary offering of shares of common stock representing 6% of Cenco […]

July 20, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco BICE  on financing granted to RP Renewable Energy SA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco BICE regarding the financing granted to RP Renewable Energy SA , a subsidiary of RP Holding SLU, for the construction and de […]

July 13, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises lenders for the El Pelicano PV Project to supply energy for Metro de Santiago

Morales & Besa successfully advised Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ,LTD., Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Korea De […]

July 12, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Forum

The operation involved advising Forum Servicios Financieros S.A. (“Forum”), part of BBVA Group, in registering on the Securities Registry of the Superintendency of Securi […]

July 11, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales  & Besa advises Bitumix (a subsidiary of Eurovia France) in the acquisition of Especialidades Asfálticas Bitumix C.V.V Ltda.

Morales & Besa advised Constructora de Pavimentos Asfáticos Bitumix S.A.  (“Bitumix”), a subsidiary of Eurovia France, throughout the due diligence process, preparati […]

July 11, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Rojas Group on the incorporation of Spanish Gonzalez Byass in the ownership of Veramonte

Morales & Besa successfully advised Grupo Rojas, after the Grupo Huneeus, its partners in Veramonte, decided to sell its stake to the European firm Gonzalez Byass, gi […]

June 30, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Bredenmaster S.A. in collective bargaining agreement

Morales & Besa successfully advised Bredenmaster S.A. in a collective bargaining agreement with two unions (number 1 & number 2) for 4 and 3 years respectively. T […]

June 29, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Itaú Corpbanca, Banco Santander Chile and Banco del Estado regarding modification of the syndicated loan granted to Cultivos Yadran S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised banks Itaú Corpbanca, Santander Chile and Banco Estado regarding modification of the syndicated loan granted to Cultivos Yadran S. […]

June 23, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco BICE in financing of “Central Hidroeléctrica de Pasada Palmar – Correntoso”

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Bice in relation to the loan given to Hidropalmar S.A. for the design, construction, equipment, and exploitation of a 15 MW […]

May 27, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco de Chile in syndicated rescheduling of SMU S .A.

Morales and Besa successfully advised a syndicate of banks, led by Banco de Chile, in modifying the syndicated reprogramming SMU S.A., the supermarket group linked to Sai […]

May 27, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa Pro Bono team successfully defend client in criminal negligence case

In January of this year, our Pro Bono team defended a 31 year old woman, who was driving on Santa Rosa Avenue at 16:00 working as a door to door saleswoman, when suddenly […]

May 25, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises China Construction Bank in opening its first Chilean branch

Morales & Besa advised China Construction Bank (CCB) in obtaining the final regulatory sign-off for the Asian bank to open its first branch in Chile. CCB got the […]

May 19, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises EFG International (Switzerland) in establishing broker dealer EFG Agente de Valores

Morales & Besa is providing ongoing advice to EFG International (Switzerland), including the negotiation of shareholders agreement with local partners, to set up of a […]

May 4, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Energy Development Corporation

Morales & Besa advised Energy Development Corporation in the potential acquisition of entities and assets related to geothermal energy projects owned by Mighty River […]

April 28, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco Santander, Corpbanca, DNB on the financing of Quilapilún solar plant

Morales & Besa advised on the financing of the 110 MW Quilapilún solar plant in central Chile. Our advice included the drafting of due diligence reports for the proje […]

April 28, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises the lenders to facilitate Felix Bulnes Hospital upgrade under a public-private partnership (PPP) scheme.

Morales & Besa advised the lenders Banco Santander (Chile), Itaú Corpbanca and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (Chile), in the financing worth US$265 million for […]

April 27, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Autopista del Maipo Concessionaire S.A. in damages claim

Morales &Besa is currently representing Autopista del Maipo (Intervial, owned by ISA, from Colombia) in a damages claim for approximately US$5,000,000, filed by the f […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises The Associated Press in Quilodran- v – The Associated Press in a civil liability and copyright claim

Morales & Besa won in the Santiago Court of Appeals a civil liability and copyright claim representing The Associated Press. The court rejected entirely the US$ 3.5 m […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|