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Guyer & Regules steers Fonplata’s US$150 million loan

Uruguay’s Guyer & Regules has helped development bank Corporacion Andina de Fomentos (CAF) grant a loan to regional counterpart Fondo Financiero para el Desarrollo de la Cuenta del Plata (Fonplata) worth US$150 million.

06 October 2021

IDB Invest backs dual financing for Uruguayan power project

White & Case LLP in Miami and New York and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped a subsidiary of US company Invenergy obtain a US$67 million financing package from IDB Invest to develop transmission lines and a substation in Uruguay.

21 September 2021

Moneda and Patria create LatAm investment platform

Chile’s Moneda Asset Management has hired Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York, Barros & Errázuriz Abogados in Santiago and Uruguay's Guyer & Regules to join forces with Patria Investimentos to create a US$26 billion investment platform.

15 September 2021

Nordex refinancing calls on several LatAm firms

German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has enlisted Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in Frankfurt as lead international counsel to obtain a refinancing, which saw it increase an existing loan by 171 million euros (US$200 million).

06 September 2021

Guyer & Regules structures real estate trust

Guyer & Regules has helped Uruguayan real estate company Rentas Inmobiliarias Orientales (RIO) structure a trust and help it raise US$80 million in its first issuance of certificates.

06 September 2021

Chilean car importer completes Chapter 11 restructuring

International noteholders of Chilean car importer Automotores Gildemeister have completed a debt-for-equity takeover of the company through a pre-packaged Chapter 11 plan approved in New York.

20 August 2021

Multiple firms steer Lumen’s US$2.7 billion LatAm business sale

US private equity company Stonepeak has enlisted Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Palo Alto as lead international counsel to buy Lumen Technologies’ Latin American business for US$2.7 billion.

05 August 2021

AT&T sells LatAm assets to Argentina’s Grupo Werthein

Argentina’s Grupo Werthein has enlisted four Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP offices and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires as lead Latin American counsel to acquire regional entertainment company Vrio from US telecommunications group AT&T.

27 July 2021

Guyer & Regules helps CVU in debt offering

Guyer & Regules has helped Corporación Vial del Uruguay (CVU), the country’s largest toll road concessionaire, raise US$150 million in a debt offering.

23 July 2021

Guyer & Regules guides Grupo Vial Oriental to PPP project in Uruguay

Uruguayan law firm Guyer & Regules has helped local construction company Grupo Vial Oriental sign a public-private partnership (PPP) motorway project with the Uruguayan Ministry of Transportation and Public Works.

15 June 2021

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