A second, record-breaking year of debt issuance by LatAm corporates has many optimistic for the LatAm high yield market in 2014. At the same time external market conditions have others wondering to what extent a challenging global backdrop will affect this growing and important asset class.
Citing this upward trend in debt issuance and growth company financings, LatinFinance will hold The 2nd LatAm Growth Companies & High Yield Forum. The Forum will connect the region's most promising emerging and HY issuers with investors, bankers, ratings agencies and advisers from across the US, Canada, Europe and the Americas. Interactive panel discussions and presentations will be complemented by private 1-1 meetings to enable discussion of specific issues, challenges and opportunities.
Confirmed Investors include:
> Karina Bubeck, Director, Emerging Markets Research - LatAm Corporates, TIAA-CREF
> Robert Abad, Emerging Markets Specialist, WAMCO
> Gerardo Rodriguez, Managing Director, Emerging Markets, Blackrock
> Xavier Vegas, Portfolio Manager, Blue Mountain Capital
> Matthew Claeson, Portfolio Manager, Compass Group
> Timothy Hall, MD, PM- Emerging Market Equity & Fixed Income Strategies, Deltec Asset Mgmt
> Hans Humes, President & CIO, Greylock Capital Management
> Jack Deino, Senior PM- LatAm Corporates, Invesco
> Matt Hochstetler, Co-Head of EM Equities, Janus
> Jonathan Prin, Portfolio Manager, JP Morgan Asset Management
> Eddy Sternberg, Head of Emerging Market Debt Strategy, Loomis, Sayles & Company
> Michael Kimble, Senior Managing Director, MacKay Shields
> Jennifer Gorgoll Lead PM, Emerging Markets Corporate Debt, Neuberger Berman
> Darin Batchman, PM, Emerging Market Corporate Debt, Stone Harbor
Confirmed Issuers include:
> Gerardo Grajales, CFO, Avianca
> Leopoldo Villareal, CFO/IRO, Grupo Senda
> Mauricio Vaca, CFO, Cinepolis
> Juan Luis Aristizabal, CEO, Conconcreto
> Tatiana Alegre, General Director, Termochilca
> Ricardo Manuel Falu, CFO, AES Mexico, Central America & Caribbean
> Hernando Chica, VP of Finance, ETB- Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota
> Alberto Triulzi, CFO, IC Power/Inkia Energy
> Raul Diaz, CFO, Kallpa Generacion
> Luis Arizaga, Director, Macquarie Capital
> Tania Cabrera, Head of Compliance, Banco de México
> Paul Zecchi, CEO & President, Central Resources
> Fernando Prieto, Director of Corporate Finance, Invex
> David Seinjet, CEO, Credivalores
LatinFinance will consider complimentary invitations for LatAm issuers, growth companies, and qualified investors. Request your invite now.
All others can register here.
Leading up to the Forum, confirmed delegates will be able to request private 1-1 meetings with each other using The LatinFinance 1-1 Meeting Planner. This innovative tool enables registered delegates to pre-qualify potential investors and business partners before meeting and facilitates in-depth interaction with hard-to-reach officials during the Forum. You can submit a delegate profile to share with all confirmed delegates, and you can see who else is registered to attend. Upon completion of your delegate profile on the Meeting Planner, you will be able to request meetings with the other delegates.
For further information on registration please contact Lily Costa at
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For further information on sponsorship please contact Teresa Aguilar at
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For further information on speaking please contact Theodore Ward at
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