Banking and Finance

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Morales & Besa advised Banco BICE in the financing of the VAT related to the construction of several solar plants

Morales & Bes successfully advised Banco BICE on a financing granted to Inversiones Arco 3 SpA to finance the Value Added Tax related to the construction of several s […]

May 31, 2019|Highlights|
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Myriam Barahona shortlisted in Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2019 – Euromoney LMG in Best Finance Lawyer in LatAm

Our partner Myriam Barahona, is the only Chilean lawyer shortlisted in the Best Finance Lawyer in Latin America category, in the eighth version of the Americas Women in B […]

April 18, 2019|News|
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Morales & Besa advised Ruta de los Ríos Concessionaire S.A in obtaining financing for additional works

Morales & Besa successfully advised Ruta de los Ríos Concesionaria S.A, company of the Intervial Group, regarding the amendment to current loans granted by Banco Créd […]

December 28, 2018|Highlights|
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Myriam Barahona in seminar at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

We would like to congratulate our partner, Myriam Barahona, who participated in the third version of the seminar about “Collateral and Guarantees in Contractual Issue […]

October 8, 2018|News|
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Myriam Barahona in seminar at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

 

We would like to congratulate our partner, Myriam Barahona, who participated in the third version of the seminar about “Collateral and Guarantees in Contrac […]

October 8, 2018|News|
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Inauguration ceremony of Bank of China Agency in Chile

The team that obtained the authorization and license for Bank of China, Agency in Chile, could begin to operate in our country, Guillermo Morales, Ignacio Menchaca and Ma […]

June 8, 2018|News|
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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 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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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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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Acquisition Finance 2016

Morales & Besa partner Myriam Barahona and Senior Associate Antonio Morales publish chapter on Acquisition Finance with Latin Lawyer.

To visit the article on Latin […]

May 26, 2016|Publications|
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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 the bank creditors and bondholders of Compensation Fund Family Allowance La Araucana

Morales & Besa successfully advised the bank creditors and bondholders of Compensation Fund Family Allowance La Araucana in the first major reorganization proceeding […]

March 10, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises the Republic of Chile in issuing sovereign bonds of US$2,650 million

Morales & Besa advised the Ministry of Finance of Chile on the issuing and placement of international bonds of the Republic of Chile for about US $ 2,650 million, cor […]

January 22, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa partner delivers seminar on Project Financing in Washington DC

On November 19 Pedro Garcia spoke about the financing of renewable energy in Chile at the 3rd Seminar on Project Finance in Washington DC organized by LatinLawyer . The s […]

November 30, 2015|News|
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Morales & Besa advises several banks in refinancing operation Agricultural Ariztía for $120 million

Morales & Besa advised Scotiabank, CorpBanca, Banco de Chile, Banco Itau, Banco Consorcio, Banco Security, Banco del Estado de Chile, BBVA, Rabobank and Banco de Cred […]

September 15, 2015|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises banks on debt restructuring of Aquachile

Morales & Besa advised Rabobank, DNB, BBVA, BCI, Banco Santander, Banco de Credito del Peru , Banco de Chile and Banco del Estado de Chile in the debt restructuring o […]

August 6, 2015|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco de Crédito e Inversiones (BCI) in consumer protection case

Morales & Besa is representing Banco de Crédito e Inversiones in two class actions commenced by different Consumers’ Associations alleging different breaches to the C […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Chilean branch of China Construction Bank

Morales & Besa provides ongoing advice to the Chilean branch of the China Construction Bank. The China Construction Bank recently established a Chilean Branch in Chil […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Bank of America, N.A. in financing the acquisition of mining Candelaria and Ojos del Salado for $ 1,800 million

Morales & Besa advised Bank of America, NA, in its capacity as underwriter for the placement of bonds abroad of US $ 1,000 million , under regulation 144A / Reg S of […]

December 4, 2014|News|
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Morales & Besa advises underwriters on bond issue of US$ 750 million by Corpbanca

M&B advised Bank of America Merrill Lynch, HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. and Standard Chartered Bank in the placement of bonds by Corpbanca amounting to US $ 750 million […]

October 7, 2014|Highlights|

Morales & Besa advises creditors Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado

M&B advised creditors, consisting of banks and insurance companies in granting a loan for Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado ( EFE ), and its subsidiary Ferrocar […]

August 28, 2014|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Morales & Besa advised Bank of America Merrill Lynch on the termination of the work contract of their Country Executive for Chile and Argentina, providing specific an […]

August 4, 2014|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises China Construction Bank Corporation in obtaining provisional authorization to operate as Agency in Chile

On June 2, the Superintendency of Banks and Financial Institutions (“SBIF”) delivered to China Construction Bank Corporation (“CCB”) provisional authorization, on track t […]

June 12, 2014|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Goldman Sachs and Citigroup in AES Gener historical placement of subordinated bonds for US$450 million.

Morales & Besa advised Citigroup and Goldman Sachs in issuing subordinated bonds of AES Gener SA in the amount of US$450 million over a 60 year term and a 8.375 % rat […]

December 26, 2013|Highlights|