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Chile’s PPU and Morales & Besa top Spanish America debt capital markets tables

Chile’s PPU and Morales & Besa top Spanish America debt capital markets tables

07 November 2018

Chilean law firms Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) and Morales & Besa helped Latin American companies raise the largest sums in debt capital markets transactions that took place outside Brazil between July and September, while Clifford Chance LLP, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP were the international firms that closed the highest number of debt issuances.

Uruguay faces arbitration treaty claim over collapsed airline

Uruguay faces arbitration treaty claim over collapsed airline

25 October 2018

After reportedly being acquired by a private equity firm known for its funding of ICSID cases, a Panamanian holding company has threatened to bring an investment treaty claim against Uruguay over the renationalisation of an airline.

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.

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.

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.