Ferrere (Paraguay) in our news

Ferrere steers Paraguayan finance acquisition

Holding company Grupo Vázquez has enlisted Ferrere (Paraguay) to acquire a controlling stake in the country’s largest microfinance business Financiera el Comercio (FIELCO) for 107 billion guaraníes (US$16 million).

25 November 2021

ESG: Navigating a sea of change

As environmental, social and governance (ESG) concerns continue to climb up the corporate agenda in Latin America, law firms can play a crucial role in helping companies achieve sustainable business transformation, but the varying definitions and frameworks around ESG can be difficult to navigate. We find out what the region’s firms are doing to help clients identify some of the key challenges and opportunities.

22 November 2021

Banco Itaú calls on Ferrere for Paraguayan insurance merger

Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped Brazil’s Banco Itaú merge with Paraguayan insurer Providencia Sociedad Anónima de Seguros, allowing Itaú to begin insurance operations in its neighbouring country.

19 November 2021

UK’s ATOME partners with Paraguayan green hydrogen project

UK renewables company ATOME Energy has turned to Ferrere (Paraguay) to sign an agreement with Itaipú Technology Park to build and finance a green hydrogen and ammonia production facility in the South American country.

01 November 2021

Consortium gets project financing for road works in Paraguay

Three offices of Mayer Brown LLP and Ferrere (Paraguay) have helped a local motorway concessionaire obtain a US$170 million financing to complete works on the Costanera Sur project in Paraguay.

23 August 2021

Brazil’s Hidrovias expands in Paraguay

Waterway logistics company Hidrovias do Brasil has hired Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in Frankfurt and São Paulo and Ferrere (Paraguay) to acquire counterpart Imperial Group’s Paraguayan subsidiary for US$90 million.

28 April 2021

Ferrere steers US$50 million Paraguayan fund

Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped Puente Administradora de Fondos de Inversión (Puente AFPISA) structure Paraguay’s first closed financial investment fund, worth US$50 million.

07 April 2021

Which law firms were the most popular during the pandemic?

During the pandemic, the support of external counsel has been essential to businesses navigating choppy waters. We present a breakdown of our latest Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies? research, highlighting the most popular firms across the region and hearing from them about how they have seen client-law firm relationships and expectations change over the past 12 months.

30 March 2021

Paraguay’s Banco Continental in novel sustainability finance

Milbank in New York and Ferrere (Paraguay) have helped Paraguay’s Banco Continental raise US$300 million in a sustainability bond issuance, becoming Latin America’s first financial institution to issue such bonds.

06 January 2021

Ferrere helps resurrected Eastern Airlines launch Miami-Asunción flight

Florida-based Eastern Airlines has hired Ferrere (Paraguay) to obtain permission to set up a regular commercial route for passengers, cargo and mail between Miami and the Paraguayan capital of Asunción.

10 December 2020

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