March 5, 2019
LAVCA announced the winners of the 2019 Latin American Private Equity Awards.
“Linzor Capital Partner received the 2019 Social Responsibility in a PE Deal award for their
investment in Farmashop, a Uruguayan pharmacy chain with company-wide programs for employee
education and diverse hiring practices, including a pilot program to hire people with disabilities and
Original Source: El Mercurio
January 13, 2019
Komax, the Chilean retailer that distributes brands such as The North Face, GAP, Brooks Brothers, DC, Kipling and others – owned by Arístides Benavente, Carlos Alberto Cartoni and Linzor Capital – decided to expand its current footprint. It has now added Uruguay to its existing operations in Chile and Peru, by buying a majority…
Original Source: Gestión
October 19, 2018
Financiera Efectiva S.A. (“Efectiva”) completed a public issuance of corporate bonds rated AA-/A+ by Class/Apoyo in the Peruvian capital markets, placing PEN 70 million (approximately USD 21 million) at a term of 4 years (with a 2-year grace period) and a rate of 7.21875%.
This issuance forms part…
September 10, 2018
Based on the initiative of a group of employees, Pagnifique Uruguay has implemented a program to donate surplus inventory from its bakeries at the end of each business day to shelters and food centers for children of less privileged backgrounds. Donations are being channeled through a non-profit organization called “Plato Lleno”, which operates food redistribution networks…
August 23, 2018
Three months after its launch, Financiera Efectiva’s chatbot, which was created to enable client access to loans quickly and from any mobile device, has originated loans for over one million Peruvian soles (approx. 300,000 USD) through CrediEfectiva’s presence in Facebook.
According to Gian Carlo Villanueva, Business Transformation Manager at Financiera Efectiva, “the average ticket…
Original Source: Modaes
July 9, 2018
Komax, the current representative of Brooks Brothers in Chile, will continue to commercialize the American brand in the country during the next ten years, according to an agreement between the two companies.
Komax will thus devote resources to strengthen the six Brooks Brothers stores it manages in Chile and promote the online channel. E…