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Ufinet’s Spanish and LatAm business sold for US$2.3 billion

Ufinet’s Spanish and LatAm business sold for US$2.3 billion

05 June 2018

At least nine firms across seven Latin American jurisdictions have advised on a deal that saw private equity company Cinven sell assets belonging to telecoms provider Ufinet to two buyers, French private equity investor Antin and a fund controlled by Cinven.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Paraguay

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Paraguay

26 March 2018

Of the eight firms listed in the Paraguayan chapter of the Latin Lawyer 250, the largest is BKM | Berkemeyer with 43 lawyers, which is closely followed by Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown.

Berkemeyer, Gross Brown, Vouga and Olmedo in landmark Paraguayan PPP financing

Berkemeyer, Gross Brown, Vouga and Olmedo in landmark Paraguayan PPP financing

06 March 2018

BKM | Berkemeyer has helped the joint venture company building Paraguay’s first public private partnership (PPP) project, Rutas del Este, obtain a bridge loan worth US$50 million.

Paraguayan telecoms provider gets controversial social security loan

20 July 2017

Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown has helped Tigo, the Paraguayan subsidiary of telecoms provider Millicom, obtain a loan worth 367 billion guaraníes (US$67 million).

Ferrere steers IADB lending in Paraguay

04 January 2016

Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped the Inter-American Development Bank lend US$50 million to two Paraguayan banks, and back US$16 million worth of loans supplied to both by the country’s social security platform.

Paraguay cracks down on bearer shares as foreign pressure mounts

24 September 2015

Paraguay has taken a major step toward the elimination of bearer shares by issuing a resolution forcing the financial sector to identify users of the instrument, amid concern from foreign banks about its use in the country.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Paraguay

09 March 2015

Latin Lawyer continues with its overview of the region’s leading business law firms in Latin America, as analysed in the 17th edition of Latin Lawyer 250. Today the focus is on Paraguay.

Paraguay makes record US$1 billion bond issuance

13 August 2014

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and Parquet & Asociados in Asunción have helped Paraguay issue sovereign bonds worth US$1 billion – the country’s largest-ever international issuance and the first since the settlement of a number of ICSID disputes.

Open for business

Open for business

19 July 2013

With a rapidly growing economy and important legislative developments in the pipeline, Rachel Hall finds that Paraguay is a resource ready and waiting to be tapped

Paraguay enacts first ever competition law

27 June 2013

Cartels and near-monopolies will for the first time be regulated and punished in Paraguay, after the country’s first ever competition law brings it in line with global standards.