Ferrere (Uruguay) - News

Ferrere and Indacochea on Chilean-Bolivian drinks purchase

14 September 2018

Ferrere (Bolivia) advised beverage producer Chilena Cervecerías Unidas (CCU) on its acquisition of 51% of shares in Bebidas Bolivianas (BBO), for a price of US$8.5 million.

Uruguay will face multibillion-dollar mining claim

10 August 2018

Uruguay's president Tabaré Vázquez has revealed that the UK owners of a mining company have made good on a threat to bring a US$3.5 billion investment treaty claim against the state over a concession to mine for iron ore and facilitate its transportation to other parts of the world.

Argentina and Uruguay overhaul their international arbitration laws

Argentina and Uruguay overhaul their international arbitration laws

09 July 2018

Argentina and Uruguay have both passed new international arbitration laws based on the UNCITRAL Model Law.

Two solar projects get cross-border refinancing in Uruguay

Two solar projects get cross-border refinancing in Uruguay

06 July 2018

White & Case LLP in Madrid, Miami and New York, and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped UK private equity-owned Atlas Renewable Energy refinance two solar power projects in Uruguay in a US$114 million deal.

Wind farm operator gets financing in Uruguay

Wind farm operator gets financing in Uruguay

19 June 2018

CMS Hasche Sigle in Hamburg and Ferrere (Uruguay) in Montevideo has helped German wind turbine maker Enercon obtain project finance worth US$70 million for its Uruguayan wind farm operator Ladaner.

Latin Lawyer Elite Survey 2018

Latin Lawyer Elite Survey 2018

24 May 2018

In a fast-changing world, the Latin Lawyer Elite firms of 2018 have shown themselves willing to take innovative steps to defend their leading positions.

Lacoste acquires full control of LatAm distribution chain

22 May 2018

Beccar Varela’s office in Buenos Aires, Veirano Advogados in São Paulo, Carey in Santiago and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Lacoste buy a joint venture partner out of the clothes company’s retail and distribution business in Latin America.

17 firms in DirecTV US$1 billion notes issuance

17 firms in DirecTV US$1 billion notes issuance

25 April 2018

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and Los Angeles has acted as lead counsel to Latin American satellite television service DirectTV on a notes issuance worth US$1 billion.

Latin Lawyer unveils Deal of the Year winners

Latin Lawyer unveils Deal of the Year winners

20 April 2018

The winners of Latin Lawyer’s 12th annual Deal of the Year Awards were revealed at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 240 leading names of the Latin American legal community.

Chinese investment company snaps up LatAm financial assets

10 April 2018

Mayer Brown LLP’s New York and Chicago offices; Duran y Osorio in Bogotá; Guyer & Regules in Montevideo; and Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City have helped China Minsheng Investment Group (CMIG) acquire insurance companies and investment funds in Colombia, Mexico and Uruguay from South African counterpart Old Mutual.