Eduardo Centola has joined UBS as CEO of the investment bank in Brazil, where the Swiss bank is focused on rebuilding its coverage.
BTG Pactual has hired Julio Zamora...
Gustavo Rangel has joined ING as...
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ has...
An October 21 Daily Brief entitled...
UBS has confirmed that Eduardo Centola...
An October 8 Daily Brief misspells...
HSBC has hired Delfons Machado Neto...
Eduardo Centola has resigned as head...
Rodrigo Gracia will be joining JP...
Headhunters noted an unusually brisk summer for investment banks as they continued to scrap for talent throughout the region. Salaries are being bid up, especially in Brazil, which appeared set to return to the compensation inflation of 2007.
Investment bankers have run out of ways to describe the rich revenue potential in LatAm. Those with other products to offer are chasing a much bigger pot.
As competition to attract talent intensifies, Brazilian investment bank pay could spiral out of control. Upwards salary pressure shows no signs of abating.
Veteran banker Bill Rhodes says shifts in global growth create opportunity for LatAm. He predicts a slowdown in the US, which he urges to strengthen ties with the region.
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.
Jan 14, 2016 | New York, USA
The Awards celebrate excellence in the capital markets of Latin America and the Caribbean more
Feb 25, 2016 | Mexico D.F., Mexico
For ten years running, the event has gathered prominent corporate issuers, growth companies, ... more
Mar 10 - 11, 2016 | Panama City, Panama
The Forum will convene key players to examine the trends and opportunities to be found in the... more
Which area will be most profitable for investment banks in LatAm in 2016?
It is difficult to say whether [Brazil] will manage to go through a stage of 'blood, sweat and tears' after so many years of 'sex, drugs and rock and roll'.
Luis Stuhlberger, Verde Asset Management
All material is subject to strictly enforced copyright terms & conditions and cannot be repurposed or reproduced. © 2015 Latin American Financial Publications Inc.