Tags : Uruguay

Deal & transactions

NLD counsels Komax on sale to Grupo Axo

Chilean law firm NLD Abogados, through its M&A team, has counselled the shareholders of omnichannel operator Komax on the sale of all of the company’s shares to Grupo Axo. The closing of the transaction is subject to the approval of various regulators on the continent. The firm represented Komax in the jurisdictions where it has […]

Deal & transactions

L&W acts in GIP’s acquisition of Atlas Renewable Energy

Latham & Watkins has assisted Global Infrastructure Management, a subsidiary of Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), in the acquisition of Atlas Renewable Energy from Actis, a global sustainable infrastructure investor. This transaction is primarily aimed at expanding the company’s presence in Latin America, as Atlas is one of the largest independent renewable energy developers in the […]

Appointments Ip

Cikato strengthens Patent area with two appointments

Uruguayan IP law firm Cikato Abogados has announced the appointment of Matías Cikato (pictured left) and Diego Chijane (pictured right) as general manager and director of Trademarks and Patents, respectively, to strengthen the firm’s Patent Department. This new Patent Department incorporates the experience and expertise acquired by Diego and Matías, authors of several works on […]

Banking & Finance

Ferrere assists in $220m credit facility to Alicorp

Ferrere, through its Uruguay team, has assisted a consortium of banks, including Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Bank of America, in providing a credit facility of approximately US$220 million to Alicorp. The proceeds of the loan, which was closed at the end of August, will be used to refinance a debt facility, as well as […]

Banking & Finance

Ferrere assists UNIDO in trust structuring

Ferrere has assisted the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO Cono Sur) in structuring the financial trust fund Fondo de Innovación en Energías Renovables (REIF), aimed at providing financing for projects related to the second energy transition (2ET) in Uruguay. REIF is intended to trigger large-scale financing of new and emerging renewable energy technologies, ventures […]