Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Buenos Aires, and Claro & Cía in Santiago have helped Chile’s only public bank, BancoEstado, issue notes worth US$500 million.
The purchasers hired Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and São Paulo, and Carey in Santiago.
The notes were issued under BancoEstado’s global US$3 billion bond programme.
The deal closed on 8 January.
Counsel to Banco Estado
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Partner Erika Nijenhuis, international lawyer Ignacio Lagos and associate David Stuckey in New York; and partner Andrés de la Cruz, counsel Emilio Minvielle and international lawyer Georg Birbaumer in Buenos Aires
Claro & Cía
Partners Rodrigo Ochagavía and José Luis Ambrosy, and associates Jaime Salas and Roberto Carrillo in Santiago
Counsel to Citi, HSBC, JP Morgan and Merrill Lynch
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Partners Maurice Blanco and Lucy Farr, and associate Catherine Chu in New York; counsel Drew Glover in North Carolina; and associate Konstantinos Papadopoulos in São Paulo
Partner Diego Peralta and associates Manuel Alcalde and Loreto Ribera in Santiago