Market: Uruguay

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

Uruguay’s Arcos Dorados issues sustainability-linked bonds

Arcos Dorados, the world’s largest operator of McDonald’s restaurants, has enlisted Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York, Lefosse in São Paulo and Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC in Mexico City to issue sustainability-linked notes worth US$350 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

Camil snaps up Uruguayan fruit company

Brazilian food producer Camil Alimentos has hired Guyer & Regules to acquire Uruguayan dried fruit business Silcom.

03 May 2022

Uruguayan road project gets US$137 million financing

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has helped a Uruguayan special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain project financing worth US$137 million to build and maintain a motorway project in the south of the country.

25 April 2022

Guyer & Regules helps Frutura buy bankrupt fruit group

US fruit company Frutura has turned to Guyer & Regules to acquire Uruguayan citrus company Citrícola Salteña for US$36 million in a private judicial auction.

06 April 2022

Bergstein and Olivera in Uruguayan tech acquisition

US communications provider Net2Phone has hired Bergstein Abogados to acquire Uruguayan contact-centre-as-a-service (CCaaS) group Integra.

01 April 2022

Banco Itaú acquires stakes in two Uruguayan fintechs

Brazilian banking giant Itaú has hired DLA Piper LLP in Miami, San Juan, Buenos Aires and Lima, Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega, Ferrere (Uruguay) and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo to buy minority stakes in two Uruguayan fintech companies.

30 March 2022

LatAm firms in global IT services acquisition

Cyber security provider Netrix has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Womble Bond Dickinson in the US and Pérez-Llorca in Madrid, as well as three Latin American Elite firms, to buy Spanish digital solutions provider Edrans, including assets in Argentina, Mexico and Uruguay.

29 March 2022

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