Banking, Financial and Capital Markets Law


Berkemeyer’s financial team is known for its advice on relevant transactions that have helped mature and shape the country’s financial sector and stock market. Our strength lies on having operated in the most innovative operations that Paraguay has witnessed in the last decade, and on our experience in a wide range of operations, products and financial services.

In this sense, the financial team has advised construction consortia formed by prestigious international and local companies, in the context of large-scale bond issues in international markets and in the negotiation of historic syndicated loan contracts with local banks for obtaining the required funding to execute the works awarded under the systems established by Law No. 5074/13 (“turnkey”) and Law No. 5102/13 (“public-private alliance”). Furthermore, the financial team has advised and advises national and international banks and brokerage firms that are among the most important and recognized in the local market in financing and loan operations, forwards operations and other financial byproducts, inter alia, bond issues before the Stock and Products Market of Asunción S.A. (“BVPASA”), due diligences, compliance and good corporate governance matters.

BKM handles complex transactions that take place in the national and international market.