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  • Cablestar Bags Bestel Assets in Mexico Sep 4, 2007

    Mexico's Cablestar is taking a majority...

  • WestLB Names Rabieh Brazil Manager Sep 4, 2007

    WestLB's Therese Rabieh, head of the...

  • Colombia Builds Road to the Sun Sep 1, 2007

    With the IFC's help, Colombia is drawing up its own blueprint for infrastructure finance. Local investors are rubbing their hands as the government seeks a replicable model.

  • NGC Sees Downstream Opportunity Sep 1, 2007

    Trinidad and Tobago's National Gas Company is developing new markets and predicts growth in pipeline projects. It is not planning to raise any new funds this year.

  • Transferring Power Sep 1, 2007

    Colombia has raised close to $6 billion in the past 18 months by selling state-owned assets. Proceeds have retired debt and there is more for sale in the power sector.

  • LatAm Equity Fund Gains Return Sep 4, 2007

    LatAm equity funds in the week...

  • Brazil Roots Out Equity Abuse Sep 1, 2007

    Brazil's regulator is targeting abuse ranging from lack of transparency on compensation to bloating balance sheets with temporary loans from underwriters.

  • Deutsche Hedges Peru Bet Sep 1, 2007

    Deutsche Bank predicts significant opportunity in Peru, which it views as smaller version of Chile. The investment is relatively minor, but the transactions could be huge.

  • Pushing Beyond El Dorado Sep 1, 2007

    Odinsa, Colombia's only publicly traded concessions operating firm, is looking to capitalize on a major government infrastructure push.

  • Waiting for Change Sep 1, 2007

    President Lula is under fire as Brazil struggles to capitalize on unprecedented bullish operating conditions. Cracks in the macro story are spreading.

  • Mexico's OMA Launches Mini Share Buyback Sep 4, 2007

    Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte (OMA),...

  • Cautious Optimism Sep 1, 2007

    Growth forecasts are bullish for the Caribbean, where overspending on sports is countered by tourism and construction investment. However, crime is still an issue.

  • Future Hinges on Politics Sep 1, 2007

    Future Hinges on Uncertain Politics Mexico's President Calderón must defeat the very forces that swept him into office – the business community – to solidify his administration and spur an economy that struggles to grow by 3%.

  • Resolve Yields Results Sep 1, 2007

    Henrique Meirelles resisted pressure for more dovish policy to achieve the most stable macro environment seen in Brazil for over a decade.

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