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News May 02, 2018

Financing Actis’ Acquisition of InterGen Power Plants in Mexico

Shearman & Sterling advised BNP Paribas, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, Scotiabank and SMBC Nikko, as Joint Lead Arrangers and Joint Bookrunners, in connection with a Rule 144A/Regulation S offering of $860 million 6.375% senior secured notes due 2035 issued by, and senior secured credit facilities made available to, Cometa Energía, S.A. de C.V. (Actis), in connection with its $1.256 billion acquisition of the InterGen portfolio of energy assets in Mexico.

InterGen Mexico is a leading independent power producer in Mexico and Actis is a private equity fund manager that invests (through various funds) exclusively in the world's growth markets.

The Shearman & Sterling team below was supported by associates Brian Bishop (New York-Capital Markets), Ana Paula Buchanan (New York-Project Development & Finance), Yasmín López (New York-Capital Markets) and Anna Shepard (New York-Corporate).

The Team