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As part of the series "Uruguay, Charting the Road Ahead" the University of Montevideo organized a Seminar on Securities and Capital Markets Regulation.

August, 10 2004.


The US Embassy in Montevideo organizes the series "Uruguay, Charting the Road Ahead" with the Universidad de la República, Universidad Católica, Universidad ORT, Universidad de la Empresa and Universidad de Montevideo. The Universidad de Montevideo was the co-sponsor for Dr. Martinez visit.

This is the third year that Dr. Carlos E. Martinez participates in our program. He is a partner expert in Latin American cross-border transactions. He has participated in numerous securities offerings by Latin American issuers, representing issuers, selling stockholders and underwriters. Mr. Martinez's handles both equity and debt transactions, including high-yield debt offerings.

Mr. Martinez has also represented creditors and borrowers in a wide range of other financial transactions, including credit facilities, project finance, merger and acquisition financings, sovereign debt restructurings, privatizations, accounts receivable financings and securitizations. In addition, Mr. Martinez has represented acquirers, investors and target companies in several direct foreign investment transactions.
More recently, Mr. Martinez has advised Latin American companies in the restructuring of their debt.

Mr. Martinez obtained his B.A. in political science at the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1984 and his law degree at Harvard Law School in 1987. Mr. Martinez has written articles on privatization and capital markets in Latin America and on the North American Free Trade Agreement. He has also lectured on the legal aspects of international finance at several symposia and universities.

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