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NY Times Saves Executive from Uruguayan Prison

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Latin American Politics Still a Risk for Foreign Investment

Puyehue Volcano (Source: Dealbook) In 2007 the private equity firm Leadgate purchased 75% of the Uruguayan national airline Pluna for $15 million (the other 25% remained nationalised). The airline originally flourished under the three Argentinian co-founders of Leadgate but an … Continue reading

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