Since its inception as a Corporate-Finance boutique back in 1990, until today as one of the most prestigious full-service law firms in Argentina, Bruchou has been the leading firm in debt capital markets transactions, advising the most important brokers, banks and Argentine and foreign financial institutions, as well as issuers. We have contributed to the introduction to the Argentine market of several international debt capital market products, including bonds, trust notes and debt securities of all types.
Among many other transactions, in 2018 the Firm provided legal advice to the global coordinators and joint coordinators in the issuance of global notes not convertibles in shares, not subordinated and guaranteed of Río Energy S.A., UGEN S.A. and UENSA S.A. -all of them MSU Energy companies- for an amount of US$ 600 million. In 2017 Bruchou advised the initial purchasers in the issuance of Series I notes by Pampa Energía S.A. for a total amount of US$ 750 million. Furthermore, in 2016 the Firm advised the initial purchasers in the placement of guaranteed senior notes by Codere Finance 2 (Luxembourg) for a total amount of US$ 300 million and € 500 million (approximately US$ 533 million), and in 2015 RAGHSA S.A. in the exchange of approximately US$ 58 million senior notes due in 2017 for newly issued notes due in 2021 in the international capital markets. Additionally, in 2014 the Firm advised Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., as Initial Purchasers, and Merrill Lynch Argentina S.A. and Deutsche Bank S.A., as local placement agents, in the placement of notes by Mastellone Hermanos S.A. for an amount up to US$ 200 million, and in 2013 Medanito S.A., an Argentinean company active in oil and gas exploration and production, in the placement of notes for a total amount of US$ 40 million, and the placement agents in the placement of notes by Molinos Río de la Plata S.A. for an amount of approximately US$ 252.9 million.