The Belgian operator of a port terminal has reportedly threatened Uruguay with an investment treaty claim worth several hundred million dollars.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP’s offices in New York and Buenos Aires have helped the Republic of Uruguay issue notes worth US$1.3 billion.
Uruguayan firm Guyer & Regules has helped a subsidiary of the Latin American Development Bank (CAF) structure and launch a trust worth approximately US$350 million on the Uruguayan stock exchange and market (Bolsa Electrónica de Valores).
Hughes & Hughes has helped Dutch infrastructure fund manager DIF Capital Partners acquire a wind farm in Uruguay.
Hughes & Hughes has helped a consortium close and obtain financing for a public private partnership (PPP) contract to build 59 educational centres.
Ferrere (Uruguay) has launched a corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme called Transforma, which supports organisations promoting education and social development in Latin America.
Some 45 Latin American and international law firms have helped the region’s companies raise more than US$13.4 billion through 41 equity capital markets transactions during the first six months of 2019, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.
Latin Lawyer recorded 13 equity transaction in Brazil and Spanish-speaking Latin America between March and April with a combined value of more than US$3.6 billion.
Global law firm Dentons has announced combinations with Rattagan Macchiavello Arocena in Argentina and Uruguayan Latin Lawyer 250 firm Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause as it continues its expansion across Latin America.
Rosselló Abogados in Lima has helped Peruvian pharmaceutical company Medifarma obtain financing from several local and international banks.