December 23, 2011
Citi leads the LatAm loan tables heading into the last week of the year, ac
Citi leads the LatAm loan tables heading into the last week of the year, according to Dealogic data. The bank had booked $4.05bn in volume from 20 deals through December 16. BBVA comes second with 15 deals worth $2.73bn, and HSBC third with $2.46bn from 13 transactions. The region had seen a total of $48.04bn from 138 loans, up from $39.90 from 140 deals at this point last year, marking the highest volumes seen since 2007. Global loan volume reached $3.74trn in 2011, up 27% on 2010.