Market: Uruguay

US consultancy group buys Uruguayan app developer

US Flutter consulting services group Very Good Ventures (VGV) has enlisted Greenberg Traurig LLP in Fort Lauderdale and Bergstein Abogados in Montevideo to buy Uruguayan mobile app and web development company CreateThrive.

11 July 2023

Posadas partner joins forces with Argentine firm SyLS

Eduardo Ferrari has left Uruguay’s Posadas after nearly three decades to launch a local firm that is associated with Argentine outfit Salaberren & López Sanson (SyLS).

05 July 2023

Ferrere helps Microsoft launch LatAm’s first AI lab

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped Microsoft open an artificial intelligence laboratory in Montevideo, the first in Latin America.

04 July 2023

Posadas breaks ground on luxury real estate project

Posadas has helped Uruguayan real estate developers La Buonora & Asociados Desarrollos (LBD) and Direma structure a luxury property project in Montevideo.

03 July 2023

Chile’s HIF to build US$4 billion e-fuel facility in Uruguay

Posadas has helped Chilean clean energy group HIF Global win the rights to build a hydrogen and e-fuel production plant in Uruguay worth US$4 billion, the largest foreign investment in the South American country’s history.

16 June 2023

Uruguay’s Bragard appoints labour partner

Uruguayan Highly Recommended firm Bragard Abogados has promoted a senior associate to its partnership, strengthening its labour and immigration practice.

14 June 2023

Guyer & Regules helps Itaú get antitrust fine refunded

Guyer & Regules has helped the Uruguayan branch of Itaú obtain a refund for a fine it incurred during an antitrust investigation brought against it by its previous operating partner Paganza, a local app for the payment of bills.

09 June 2023

Argentine agribusiness lands US$250 million IDB Invest loan

Argentine soybean business Molinos Agro has called on Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani in Buenos Aires to secure a US$250 million A/B credit facility from IDB Invest.

07 June 2023

Ferrere and Dentons steer motorway concession sale in Uruguay

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped Spanish investor Bestinver and UK-based Aberdeen Asset Management acquire a Uruguayan motorway concession from Spanish construction companies Copasa and Espina Obras Hidráulicas for €213 million (US$234 million).

01 June 2023

LatAm firms guide cross-border IT acquisition

Guyer & Regules in Montevideo and Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá have helped a set of investment funds managed by US venture capital group Recognize Partners acquire software company Moove-IT, which has operations in Uruguay and Colombia.

11 May 2023

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