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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Chile - Half-Year 2016

The figures of 1H16 show a picture of growth in Chile's transactional market, with 112 registered mergers and acquisitions, which moved USD 10.71bn. These data represent a 151% increase in operated capital, as well as a raise of 34% in the number of transactions, compared to 1H15.
In terms of sectors, the financial and insurance sector was most prominent throughout 2016, with 27 transactions, followed by real estate, with 10 deals.
In the cross-border sphere, the investing appetite of Spain-based companies is most notable in the Chilean market, where they have carried out 11 transactions with a combined value...

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Chile - Chile Annual 2015

In the second semester of 2015, the Chilean transactional market registered 105 mergers and acquisitions, generating an aggregate value of approximately USD 6.15bn.
In annual terms, in 2015, 186 deals were recorded with an aggregate value of approximately USD 9.72bn, highlighting the financial and insurance sector.
In collaboration with: Merril Datasite
Mina Zaldivar   - Company dedicated to the management of copper mineral deposits.
Financial Advisors  
TD Securities
M. Klein and Company
Legal Advisors
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
Cassels Brock & Blackwell
Bofill Mir & Álvarez Jana...

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Chile - Half-Year 2015

In the first semester of 2015, the Chilean transactional market was particularly active, with 89 deals registered. This represents an 8.5% increase compared with the same period last year. The investment volume generated in the first six months of the year was approximately USD 3.68bn, compared with approximately USD 9.94bn in 2014. Nevertheless, some relevant deals were recorded. Highlights include the acquisition by Colombia-based Empresas Públicas de Medellín (EPM) of Chile-based Aguas de Antofagasta (ADASA), for approximately USD 965m.
By countries and in terms of number of deals: Chile was the fourth most...

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