Market: Paraguay

Ferrere and Vouga steer Paraguayan agribusiness buy

Ferrere (Paraguay) has advised local agribusiness Nutrex in its acquisition of a seed-crushing plant from counterpart ContiParaguay.

21 February 2024

CAF lends funds to Paraguayan banks

Latin American development bank Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) has enlisted Vouga Abogados to provide two separate credit lines to Paraguay’s Agencia Financiera de Desarrollo and Banco Continental worth a total of US$80 million.

16 February 2024

Paraguay launches US$999 million issuance and tender offer

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP has helped the Republic of Paraguay raise a total of US$999 million in two separate bond issuances and launch a concurrent tender offer.

08 February 2024

Marriott inks deal for new hotel in Paraguay

Local investment group Agri Terra has enlisted Ferrere (Paraguay) to enter into an agreement with hotelier giant Marriott International to build a luxury hotel in Asunción.

02 February 2024

Paraguayan car retailer acquires Fiat vehicle distribution business

BKM | Berkemeyer has helped Paraguayan automobile retailer Eurocar sell its vehicle distribution operations to local counterpart Garden Automotores.

05 January 2024

Paraguay held liable over stalled bus network

A United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) tribunal has ordered Paraguay to pay more than US$16 million for breaching a contract with a Portuguese construction group to build a high-speed bus network in its capital Asunción.

03 January 2024

Paraguay’s Ueno Bank goes digital

Ferrere (Paraguay) has acted as deal counsel in the transformation of local finance group Ueno into a digital bank.

06 December 2023

Ferrere appoints new managing partner in Paraguay

Highly Recommended firm Ferrere (Paraguay) has announced that Carlos Codas will take the helm as managing partner in the new year, replacing long-standing predecessor Néstor Loizaga.

26 October 2023

Recent Trends in Mitigating US Sanctions Risks in Latin America

Featured in The Guide to Corporate Compliance - Fourth Edition

Sanctions remain a preferred tool for the United States to influence behaviour and achieve foreign policy objectives. Recent developments offer insight into where the future of sanctions is headed and Latin American companies can take heed to improve compliance efforts and mitigate potential risk.

25 July 2023

Paraguay makes sovereign issuance and tender offer

Five Foley & Lardner LLP offices and Parquet & Asociados in Asunción have helped the Republic of Paraguay raise US$500 million in a sovereign bond issuance and concurrently make a tender offer.

24 July 2023

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