Market: Uruguay

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

Uruguay’s Ferrere in cross-border fishing loan

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped a syndicate of Canadian banks provide two loans worth US$663 million in total to fishing company and retailer Cooke Aquaculture, which has operations in Uruguay.

09 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

Dominican InterEnergy snaps up wind farms in Uruguay

Dominican renewables company InterEnergy has hired Deloitte Legal and Lexin in Montevideo to acquire three wind farms in Uruguay.

24 August 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

Uruguay's Hughes & Hughes helps Argentine bank set up brokerage

Argentina’s Grupo Financiero Galicia has relied on Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo to obtain a license to operate as a securities broker in Uruguay.

17 August 2021

Uruguayan retailer granted IDB Invest financing

IDB Invest has hired Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC and Ferrere (Uruguay) to provide a US$45 million financing to local retailer Ta-Ta.

16 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

Ferrere steers hybrid securities issuance in Uruguay

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped Campiglia Construcciones and local architect Ernesto Kimelman structure a real estate trust and issue hybrid securities on the Montevideo stock exchange for US$165 million.

03 August 2021

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