Harvard University has put its Uruguay timberland on the market. It is worth somewhere in the area of $120 million. The college want to boost the performance of its investments by unloading some resources.
According to Pension and Investment Age, "the timberland includes about 20,000 hectares (49,421 acres) of eucalyptus tree farms ...
Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BBB-' rating to Uruguay's UYU35.3 billion in notes (equivalent to USD1.25 billion), maturing June 20, 2022. This issuance represents a step in the sovereign's strategy of deepening and diversifying its local-currency funding options.
The notes are denominated in Uruguayan pesos and payable in US. dollars,
My family and I are about to change scenery, to Uruguay! We had a change of plans and are a little pressed for time now. My daughter is pregnant, and at first we wanted to wait after the birth, but decided against that. We would like to move to Montevideo end of August, and we have to find a good hospital for the birth. We