Brazilian leasing company BIC Leasing says...
Fallout from Banco Panamericano’s regulatory troubles...
Banco Panamericano could be sold by...
Grupo Silvio Santos will likely need...
Bonds and shares of Brazil’s Banco...
The Silvio Santos Group, controlling shareholder...
Brazil’s government-controlled lender is using a natural size advantage to pursue niches it does not already dominate. Careful international expansion is next for Banco do Brasil.
Banco de Bogotá has spent the last year rolling out a variety of new products and services in Colombia as it pursues a universal bank strategy, while also making moves cross-border.
Santander Chile says its strength has come from growing selectively and increasing sales without expanding the client base too much, so that it can control risk.
Santander Río’s strength in retail contributes significantly to it being the most profitable private financial institution in Argentina, says Guillermo Glattstein, strategic planning manager at the bank.
In the April-June period, Banco de Crédito Del Peru (BCP) achieved some of its best quarterly results to date, supported by a strong reactivation of the Peruvian economy.
Mercantil Banco Universal has been expanding its loan portfolio, which has led to year-on-year growth despite a economic contraction and slow liquidity growth in Venezuela.
With economic growth returning to Guatemala after a relatively shallow crisis, its banks can return to plans being made prior to 2008.
Jamaica’s National Commercial Bank (NCB) has passed the test of a weak local economy and a sovereign debt restructuring relatively unscathed, as profitability and liquidity remain at acceptable levels.
Puerto Rico has been suffering a recession for more than four years. Several banks have collapsed, unemployment has soared and bankruptcies have increased.
Bolivia’s small size has meant its banks suffered few effects of the credit crisis in 2008 and 2009.
Trinidad & Tobago’s (T&T) Republic Bank has been able to grow its assets despite a weak economy and reduction in its loan portfolio.
Deutsche Bank and Itau Unibanco have...
Fitch has placed Banamex's A rating...
S&P has upgraded Brazil's BicBanco to...
HSBC and housing broker Brasil Brokers...
Fitch has upgraded Santander Chile to...
Latin America’s biggest bank, Banco do Brasil, is riding high with new lines of international and capital markets business. However, elections may be a spanner in the works.
Banco Santander, Banco do Brasil and...
September 13-14, 2016 | Lima, Peru
The region’s largest financial markets forum, it will convene: CEOs, CFOs and treasurers ... more
September 22-23, 2016 | Monterrey, Mexico
The Infrastructure and Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit remains the only seminar in Mexico which brings both state ... more
September 28-29, 2016 | New York, USA
The market for structured finance in Latin America is once again at the forefront as the buy-side ... more
September 29, 2016 | New York, USA
Now in its third year, LatinFinance’s Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards Dinner celebrates ... more
October 12, 2016 | Beijing, China
LACIF is the pre-eminent business meeting connecting Latin America and China. This unique ... more
Which area will be most profitable for investment banks in LatAm in 2016?
All material is subject to strictly enforced copyright terms & conditions and cannot be repurposed or reproduced. © 2016 Latin American Financial Publications Inc.