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Nike completes sale of distribution rights in three LatAm countries
US sportswear brand Nike has finalised the divestment of its distribution rights in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay, with several US and Latin American law firms advising.
04 October 2022
Alicorp secures US$220 million cross-border loan
Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Peruvian consumer goods company Alicorp obtain a US$220 million credit line to refinance existing debt.
09 September 2022
Fintech gets US$35 million injection in Argentina
Argentine digital payments company Geopagos has enlisted Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP in Silicon Valley and TCA Tanoira Cassagne in Buenos Aires to raise US$35 million in a funding round led by Riverwood Capital.
06 September 2022
UN enlists Ferrere to structure renewable energy fund in Uruguay
Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) – an agency that encourages economic and industrial development – structure a financial trust worth US$40 million to provide financing for clean energy projects in Uruguay.
05 September 2022
Uruguayan investor harvests stake in local agribusiness
Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped the founder of local agribusiness Agroenfoque sell a stake in the company to Uruguayan investor IBF.
04 August 2022
Uruguayan railroad raises US$250 million in B-bond financing
Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga in Montevideo has helped a special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain a US$250 million financing for a railway project in Uruguay.
13 June 2022
Mercuria funds Seacrest’s Brazilian oil asset acquisitions
Multinational energy group Mercuria has turned to Herbert Smith Freehills in London, two offices of Brazilian firm Lefosse and Ferrere (Uruguay) to make debt and minority equity investments in Bermudan private equity manager Seacrest.
25 May 2022
Multiple firms help Globant acquire Uruguay’s Genexus
Argentine technology company Globant has enlisted several international and Latin American law firms to acquire Uruguayan counterpart Genexus.
17 May 2022
CDPQ enters LatAm power transmission market
Canadian pension fund Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec (CDPQ) has hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo, Peruvian firm Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas and Ferrere (Uruguay) to acquire power transmission assets for 265 million euros (US$279 million).
13 May 2022
Ferrere and Brigard Urrutia help Emergent Cold expand in LatAm
Emergent Cold Latin America has hired Ferrere (Uruguay) and Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá to acquire cold storage facilities in Uruguay and Colombia in two separate deals, expanding its presence across the region.
09 May 2022