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Posadas & Vecino helps Uruguayan free trade tech park issue notes

23 November 2017

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino has helped Uruguayan business and technology park Zonamerica issue notes worth US$30 million, in a rare capital markets deal involving almost no institutional investors.

Posadas & Vecino wins municipality public tender

Posadas & Vecino wins municipality public tender

17 November 2017

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino has won a public tender worth US$77 million to provide various services to the municipality of Maldondado, a city on Uruguay’s south coast.

Bacardi sells Chilean and Uruguayan subsidiaries

Bacardi sells Chilean and Uruguayan subsidiaries

16 November 2017

Brons & Salas in Buenos Aires, Carey in Santiago and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped distilled spirits company Bacardi Martini sell its Chilean and Uruguayan subsidiaries.

Ferrere backs second UN gender equality initiative in a year

Ferrere backs second UN gender equality initiative in a year

15 November 2017

Just months after joining the HeForShe campaign, Ferrere (Uruguay) has signed up to another United Nations initiative: the Women Empowerment Principles (WEP).

UPM signs agreement for US$2.4 billion pulp mill

UPM signs agreement for US$2.4 billion pulp mill

14 November 2017

Hughes & Hughes has helped Finnish forestry company UPM sign a conditional agreement with the Uruguayan government to build a multi-billion dollar pulp mill, in what could be the largest-ever foreign investment in Uruguay.

Uruguay makes history with digital currency pilot project

Uruguay makes history with digital currency pilot project

13 November 2017

Guyer & Regules and Ferrere (Uruguay) have worked on a deal that sees Uruguay’s central bank (BCU) adopt an electronic version of its own currency, becoming the first country in history to do so.

Latin Lawyer tax summit gets CLE accreditation

Latin Lawyer tax summit gets CLE accreditation

06 November 2017

Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit has got CLE accreditation from The Florida Bar ahead of the big event, which will be held on Thursday in Miami.

PPV fuels Uruguay’s first private electricity export deal with Argentina

PPV fuels Uruguay’s first private electricity export deal with Argentina

26 October 2017

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino has helped Uruguayan wind energy producer Ventus close a pioneering deal to export electricity to Argentina.

Guyer & Regules deal counsel for Uruguayan forestry equity sale

18 October 2017

Uruguay’s Guyer & Regules has sat on both sides of the table for an US$60.5 million equity certificate sale by a forestry financial trust, advising the trust’s creator, Cambium Forestal, as well as its trustee.

Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

16 October 2017

Senior figures from Peruvian beverage multinational Aje, the Florida International Bankers Association, KPMG and UBS along with senior representations from top law firms, financial service providers and universities are set to speak at Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit, which will be held on Thursday 9 November in Miami.