Issuers from the scandal-hit South American country find new access to international debt markets
With inflation high and interest rates steadily increasing, fund managers in Brazil face altogether different problems to their developed market peers. A focus on quality is critical, the top managers say. By Rodrigo Amaral
Votorantim Cimentos expected to become first...
Buy and hold investors say infrastructure offers long-term opportunities in Brazil
Brazilian stock exchange unveils measures to...
As the sun shone on Latin America’s capital markets in 2014,
the region’s most sophisticated sovereign funding departments
seized their chance to borrow at good rates. By Eduardo García
The rapid fall in the price of crude oil to below $50 a barrel is reverberating across Latin America, disrupting carefully crafted economic and corporate plans and stirring up far-reaching shifts in investment and capital raising. By Katie Llanos-Small and Phil Thornton
Dilma Rousseff’s new finance minister has the confidence of the market. But bringing Brazil’s accounts into line is likely to make him unpopular at home. By Thierry Ogier
Amid a new wave of debt restructurings, Brazil’s still-evolving
bankruptcy framework will give some creditors comfort. Others have many reasons to be afraid. By Dominic O’Neill
Peru’s growing insurance companies are increasingly diversifying their investments. Yet finding strong returns in local currency
remains tough. By Rodrigo Amaral
Brazilian real estate developer issues bond
Inflation outlook remains challenging
Rising inflation drives expectations on Selic...
Petrobras board elects Banco do Brasil...
Brazil’s energy company Raizen plans syndicated...
CFO of Brazilian cosmetics firm resigns
Brazilian sugar producer advances syndicated loan...
Petrobras board elects Banco do Brasil officials as chief executive and chief financial officer
Board of Brazilian oil company to...
Board of Brazilian oil company to vote on new leadership on Friday
Chairman and chief executive of Brazilian investment bank says the firm’s business model is evolving
Anti-corruption, tax and labor legislation are likely to be
priorities for legal advisors to Brazilian companies this year.
By Jennifer P. Roig
André Esteves takes pride in BTG Pactual being an old-style merchant bank that offers equity as well as debt to clients. The model has worked well. But as Brazil and the global economy flounders, the bank is rebalancing its capital deployment strategy. By Dominic O’Neill
May 28 - 29, 2015 | The Conrad, Tokyo, Japan
As Japan emerges from a decade and a half of deflation, opportunities to expand trade, investment,...
Jun 10 - 11, 2015 | W Hotel, Santiago, Chile
Returning to Chile for its ninth edition. The region’s best attended capital markets event gathers...
Sep 24 - 25, 2015 | Guanajuato, State of Guanajuato, Mexico
The Infrastructure and Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit remains the only seminar in Mexico...
Will a strong dollar deter investors from LatAm bonds?
No, the yield-hunt goes on
Yes, but only retail investors
Yes, once the Fed raises rates
We want to partner and co-invest with US companies from authorized sectors, when they are ready to operate in Cuba.
José Oro, Thomas J Herzfeld Advisors
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