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CAF backs agribusiness projects with loan to Paraguayan bank

17 January 2019

Olmedo Abogados in Asunción has helped Paraguay’s Banco Regional obtain a US$120 million loan, which it will use to finance projects in the country’s agriculture sector.

Changes to Latin Lawyer news submissions

17 December 2018

From the start of January 2019, we are changing the way we collect deal submissions. The new process is designed to speed up our reporting on transactions, allow for a broader coverage of deals via monthly round ups and provide readers with a better analysis of who is doing what in the market. In turn, this will deepen and improve our research for the Latin Lawyer 250 and LACCA’s annual list of Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies.

Last chance to get early-rate tickets for LL Tax Summit

Last chance to get early-rate tickets for LL Tax Summit

26 October 2018

The chance to purchase discount tickets for the Latin Lawyer Live 3rd Annual Tax conference ends today.

FMO becomes shareholder in Paraguay’s Sudameris

24 October 2018

Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped Dutch development bank FMO buy its first equity stake in a Paraguayan entity, by purchasing a minority share in local financial institution Sudameris Bank.

Transfer-pricing panel at LL Tax Summit gets senior in-house speakers

Transfer-pricing panel at LL Tax Summit gets senior in-house speakers

19 October 2018

Tax heads from Chilean airliner LATAM, food service group Compass, logistics provider Crowley and scaffolding supplier AT-PAC will discuss transfer pricing and customs duties in a panel moderated by a top DLA Piper LLP economist at the Latin Lawyer Live 3rd Annual Tax summit next month.

Ferrere launches maternity mentorship programme

19 October 2018

Regional firm Ferrere has launched a programme that pairs first-time mothers at the firm with senior women professionals to provide them tips and support on how to balance work with childcare.

Big Four accountancies join multinational companies at Latin Lawyer 3rd Annual Tax

Big Four accountancies join multinational companies at Latin Lawyer 3rd Annual Tax

15 October 2018

KPMG and PwC alongside multinational companies like US scaffolding maker AT-PAC, UK food services supplier Compass, marine solutions provider Crowley Maritime and aircraft operator LATAM will send senior representatives to speak at the Latin Lawyer Live 3rd Annual Tax summit, which will be held at The Betsy on Thursday 8 November in Miami Beach.

Florida University professor to keynote Latin Lawyer 3rd Annual Tax summit

Florida University professor to keynote Latin Lawyer 3rd Annual Tax summit

08 October 2018

Yariv Brauner, a professor of international tax law at the University of Florida, will deliver the keynote speech at the Latin Lawyer Live 3rd Annual Tax summit, which will be held at The Betsy on Thursday 8 November in Miami Beach.

Ferrere steers US$30 million IDB loan in Paraguay

28 September 2018

Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped IDB provide a US$30 million revolving credit facility to local crops distributor Agrofértil.

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho top LatAm capital markets tables, Cleary and Shearman lead in international

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho top LatAm capital markets tables, Cleary and Shearman lead in international

24 September 2018

Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise as much as US$110 billion through more than 350 debt and equity capital markets deals during the first half of 2018, based on Latin Lawyer data.