Since the early 90s, the Firm has had a key role in most initial public offerings in Argentina, for instance, the IPOs of Banco Macro and Banco Patagonia -the first placement of an Argentine company in Bovespa-, in 2008, the take over of Acindar through a common stock tender offer (which represented 35% of Acindar’s capital stock) by ArcelorMittal -the world’s largest steelmaker- for an amount of US$552 million, and in 2014, advising JP Morgan Securities, Citigroup Global Markets and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) in the US$66 million initial public offering of Globant -with this IPO, Globant has become the first Latin American software company to go public on the NYSE-.
“This firm is an instantly recognized name internationally and is synonymous with banking and finance in Argentina.”
Chambers Latin America
“Bruchou & Funes de Rioja is by far the number one national firm in response times and industry knowledge in capital markets work.”
The Legal 500 Latin America
“Clients praise Bruchou & Funes de Rioja’s legal advice in complex situations involving global matters and strategic, legal and finance issues.”
Chambers Latin America
“Competitors agree that Bruchou & Funes de Rioja is a first-tier firm in banking and finance.”
International Financial Law Review
“The name Bruchou & Funes de Rioja goes hand in hand with mention of banking and capital markets deals in Argentina.”
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