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Chile– 01Q 2018

According to Transactional Track Record's Monthly M&A Report, Chile's mergers and acquisitions market closed 1Q18 with less dynamism than registered in the same period of 2017. The report also provides a complete analysis correlating the market's most active sectors, as well as the most prominent transactions of the cross-border segment, which shows Canada-based companies are still the most active in the acquisition of Chile-based companies. In the overview of the Chilean market, the report presents a quarterly analysis of the last two years, where it is possible to assay the M&A, Private Equity and Venture...

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Chile – 04Q 2017

The Chilean transactional market closes 4Q17 with 60 transactions, of which 29 have a non-confidential value of approximately USD 7bn. These figures entail a decrease of 7.69% in the number of deals and an increase of 148.82% in their value, compared with 4Q16. From January to December, there were 242 transactions, of which 105 registered a combined value of USD 12.75bn, entailing an increase of 11.01% in the number of deals and a decrease of 9.21% in their value, compared with the same period of 2016. The Real Estate sector recorded the most transactions in 2017, with 37, followed by Financial and Insurance...

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Chile– Third Quarter 2017

The chilean transactional market closes the third quarter of 2017 with a total of 60 operations, 27 of them having a collective, non confidential value of USD2.556m. These numbers propose an increase of 17,65% in the number of transactions and a decrease of 58,58% in the value of these. This in comparison to the same period of 2016.
 
 
ACCIONA closes sale of 100% of Acciona Ruta 160 to Globalvía
Advisors of the deal:
Financial Advisors
BBVA Corporate Finance
Itaú CorpBanca
 
Legal Advisors
Morales & Besa Abogados
Herbert Smith Freehills Spain
Honorato, Delaveau & Cía.
Globalvía
Garrigues...

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Chile– 2Q17

The Chilean transactional market closes 2Q17 with 51 transactions, of which 26 have a combined non-confidential value of approximately USD 2.92bn. These figures entail a decrease of 1.92% in the number of deals and of 52.09% in their value, compared to 2Q16. In sector terms, Financial and Insurance registered the most transactions so far in 2017, with 14 deals, followed by Food, and Transport, Aviation and Logistics, with 11 each.
 
 
Baluma - Enjoy Casinos & Resort acquires Baluma
Advisors of the deal:
Legal Advisors
Guyer & Regules
Jones Day US

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Chile– 1Q17

In 1Q17, the Chilean M&A market registered 69 transactions, of which 28 have a non-confidential deal value of USD 2bn, according to the quarterly report of Transactional Track Record.    These figures reflect a 27,78% increase in the number of transactions and a 46,73% decrease in their deal value, compared to 1Q16.
 
 
Petrobras Chile - (content in portuguese) Empresa que se dedica à distribuição de combustíveis.
Financial Advisors
Banco Itaú BBA
Banco Credit Agricole Brasil 
 
Legal Advisors
Chadbourne & Parke US
Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos
Barros & Errázuriz Abogados
Veirano Advogados
Claro y...

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Chile - Annual 2016

The dynamics of the Chilean M&A market surpassed by 19.05% the transactions of the whole of 2015, with the most active sectors being real estate and financial based on the number of transactions.
Specifically, the Chilean M&A market registered 225 transactions in 2016, of which 131 had a combined non-confidential value of USD 22.86bn. These figures differ from those of 2015, which recorded 189 transactions with a combined non-confidential value of 89 deals of USD 8.67bn, entailing a 163.3% increase in the moved capital compared to 2015.
Additionally, of the transactions registered in the year, 94 are low...

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