Holland & Knight Represents GeoPark Limited in $350 Million Offering
BOGOTÁ (January 23, 2020) – Holland & Knight acted as Colombian counsel to GeoPark Limited (NYSE: GPRK) in the issuance of $350 million 5.500% senior notes due 2027, issued under Regulation S and Rule 144A. The notes are guaranteed by GeoPark Chile S.p.A. and GeoPark Colombia, S.L.U. and, in the future, by certain subsidiaries that guarantee or incur indebtedness in excess of $100 million.
The notes were issued on January 17. Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc. acted as initial purchasers of the issuance.
GeoPark is a leading independent Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and growth platforms in Colombia, Peru, Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Ecuador. The company intends to use the proceeds to finance its recent acquisition of Amerisur Resources Plc. and for general corporate purposes.
GeoPark was represented by Holland & Knight Partner Jose Vicente Zapata, Senior Counsel Carolina Arciniegas, Inés Elvira Vesga and Daniel Fajardo, and Associate Claro Cotes. Davis Polk & Wardwell acted as U.S. advisor to GeoPark.