Ferrere (Uruguay) - News

Mexican packaging group strengthens LatAm portfolio

13 March 2018

García Velasco, Martínez de Velasco y De Luca in Mexico City; Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo and Yelpo & Facal in Montevideo have helped Mexican packaging company Envases Universales acquire Cristalerías del Uruguay’s plastic bottling business.

Private equity and regulatory Deal of the Year shortlists announced

09 March 2018

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the shortlisted transactions for the private equity and regulatory categories of its 12th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

Chinese agribusiness deal closes in South America

05 March 2018

DLA Piper LLP in Hamburg, Paris and Amsterdam has acted as lead counsel to Chinese state-owned agrochemicals company Syngenta in its acquisition of Nidera Seeds from Chinese state-owned grains trader COFCO International.

Nine firms in wind turbine maker’s offering

05 March 2018

German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has hired Norton Rose Fulbright in Frankfurt and London as lead counsel to issue bonds worth €275 million (US$342 million).

Uruguayan La Jacinta solar project issues bonds

12 February 2018

White & Case LLP in New York and Madrid and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped power operator Invenergy’s solar project issue US$65 million worth of bonds.

Brazilian logistics company makes debt tap

07 February 2018

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP’s offices in New York and São Paulo, Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo, Ferrere (Uruguay) and Ferrere (Paraguay) have helped waterway logistics company Hidrovias do Brasil make a US$600 million bond offer.

LARF raises awareness about gender and diversity with new officers

LARF raises awareness about gender and diversity with new officers

29 January 2018

Motivated by the low numbers of women breaking the glass ceiling in the legal practice, the IBA’s Latin American Regional Forum (LARF) has created two new positions focusing on gender and diversity.

Uruguayan transmission line gets funding

29 January 2018

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP in New York and Washington, DC, Bonelli Erede in Rome, Milan and Dubai and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped Italian Energy company Terna obtain an US$81 million loan to fund the construction of a transmission line in Uruguay.

Ferrere promotes three to partner

22 January 2018

Ferrere (Uruguay) has promoted three associates to partner, strengthening its corporate, real estate and tax practices.

Build it and they will come

21 December 2017

In its mission to spread pro bono throughout Latin America, the Vance Center has focused on supporting the development of local clearing houses. Here, we explore how these organisations are taking pro bono to the next level