Bruchou and Beccar Varela advise on Vista Energy Argentina’s Series XIII Notes issuance.
Buenos Aires, June 29th, 2022. On June 16th, Vista Energy Argentina S.A.U. (“Vista”) issued Series XIII Notes - simple, non-convertible into shares, denominated and payable in U.S. Dollars-, for a total nominal amount of US$43,500,000. The issuance was carried out under the company’s Global Program of up to US$800,000,000 (or its equivalent in other currencies or units).
Series XIII Notes, maturing on August 8th, 2024, will accrue interest at a nominal annual fixed rate, equivalent to 6,00%, and will amortize its principal in one payment on the maturing date.
In addition, Series XIII Notes were admitted for listing on Bolsas y Mercados Argentinos S.A., and authorized for trading at Mercado Abierto Electrónico S.A. On June 9th, Moody’s Local AR Agente de Calificación de Riesgo S.A. locally rated the Notes “AA+.ar” with a stable outlook (perspectiva estable).
In this notes issuance, Banco BBVA Argentina S.A., Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires S.A.U., Banco Itaú Argentina S.A., Banco Macro S.A., Itaú Valores S.A., and Macro Securities S.A acted as placement agents (the “Placement Agents”).
Counsel to Vista
Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi: team led by José María Bazán, assisted by Ramón Augusto Poliche, Josefina Mortola Saiach, and Manuel Rodriguez Costi.
In-house counsel: Florencia Hardoy y Rosario Maffrand.
Counsel to Placement Agents
Beccar Varela: team led by Luciana Denegri, assisted by María Victoria Pavani, María Inés Cappelletti, Julián Ojeda, María Belén Tschudy, and Tomás Cappellini.