Past Events

SFLA - Structured Finance in Latin America

On October 22, LatinFinance inaugurated SFLA – Structured Finance in Latin America forum at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, bringing together the region’s most active structured market players from the investor, issuer, financial advisory, banking, rating agency, legal and regulatory perspectives. Featuring a full day of forward looking panel discussions, technical presentations and private 1-1 meetings, SFLA marked its ground both as a definitive platform for thought leadership on Latin American structured finance and as an unparalleled networking hub for the players driving it forward.

On October 22, LatinFinance inaugurated SFLA – Structured Finance in Latin America forum at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Playa del Carmen, Mexic...

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LatinFinance Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards Dinner

LatinFinance hosted the second Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards Dinner on September 30, 2015 at The Pierre Hotel in New York City. The LatinFinance Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards Dinner celebrated the stand-out institutions and transactions of the past year in this important and rapidly growing market. Infrastructure developers, investors, financial executives, law firms and government officials gathered for an evening of fine dining, networking and celebration.

LatinFinance hosted the second Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards Dinner on September 30, 2015 at The Pierre Hotel in New York City. Th...

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The 8th Infrastructure & Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit

The 8th Infrastructure and Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit was organized on September 24-25 in Guanajuato, Mexico. It brought state and municipal government officials together with investors, financiers, project-sponsors, concessionaires and operators for two days of informative presentations, private 1-1 meetings and practical workshops. Through its partnership with BANOBRAS, the Summit convened some of the most influential figures in infrastructure and sub-sovereign finance in Mexico.

The 8th Infrastructure and Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit was organized on September 24-25 in Guanajuato, Mexico. It brought state a...

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Cumbre Financiera Argentina

On September 17, 2015, LatinFinance marked its return to Argentina with the revival of its “Cumbre Financiera Argentina” at the Sheraton Hotel and Convention Center in the City of Buenos Aires. Taking place just one short month before the country’s much anticipated presidential elections – widely believed to usher in long overdue economic reform, regardless of the victor – the Cumbre united leaders of every faction of Argentina’s capital markets as it traversed the promise and the challenge of a post Kirchner Argentina. In an atmosphere of almost palpable optimism, over 350 local and international issuers, investors, lawyers and financial professionals gathered for a day’s worth of lively discussion, debate and networking as a new chapter in Argentine history restlessly waits to be written.

On September 17, 2015, LatinFinance marked its return to Argentina with the revival of its “Cumbre Financiera Argentina” at the Sheraton Hot...

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The 9th Andean Finance & Investment Forum

The Andean Finance & Investment Forum returned to Chile for its ninth edition. The region’s best attended capital markets event gathered CEOs, CFOs and Treasurers from leading corporates; international and local investors; banks and public sector officials for two days of panel discussions and technical presentations. The Forum covered all key segments of Andean financial markets including: corporate debt, intraregional M&A; project bonds, mining & energy finance; and innovative financing solutions for regional and local banks.

The Andean Finance & Investment Forum returned to Chile for its ninth edition. The region’s best attended capital markets event gathered CEO...

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The Latin America Japan Investors Forum

Key players in the Japanese and Latin American markets gathered in Tokyo on May 28-19, 2015 for the Latin America Japan Investors Forum. From automobile manufacturing in Mexico, to mining in Brazil, Chile and Peru, to a well-established appetite for Latin American securities, Japan and Latin America share a robust economic relationship that spans more than half a century. As Japan emerged from a decade and a half of deflation, opportunities to expand trade, investment, and business with Latin America were once again at the forefront of its international agenda. The Latin America Japan Investors Forum brought together business leaders, financers, institutional investors, advisors and government officials from Japan and Latin America two days of informative panel discussions, technical presentations and 1-1 meetings to identify investment opportunities and start the process towards deals and ongoing business relationships.

Key players in the Japanese and Latin American markets gathered in Tokyo on May 28-19, 2015 for the Latin America Japan Investors Forum. Fro...

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Latin America Asia Fixed Income Workshop

Latin American fixed-income securities offer yield and diversification for investors throughout Asia-Pacific. As a result, demand from these investors for Latin American debt is at an all-time high. Roadshows including stops in Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore, are now as important as going to New York or London. Despite this growing demand from Asian investors, there is still an overall lack of information on the companies and sectors, the debt structures currently available, and the new products that are coming to the market that are geared towards the Asian investor base. Launched in close collaboration with the Development Bank of Latin America – CAF, The Latin America-Asia- Fixed Income Workshop will connect Asian portfolio investors with Latin American corporate, supranational, and sovereign issuers. Through a half-day of focused panel discussions, and technical presentations, the Forum will inform and educate the Asian buy-side on opportunity and LatAm issuers on funding options available in the Asia-Pacific region.

Latin American fixed-income securities offer yield and diversification for investors throughout Asia-Pacific. As a result, demand from these...

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The 13th Brazil Issuers & Investors Forum

2015 was an important year for Brazil. In the rear-view: the 2014 World Cup and Presidential Election, the Fed’s QE program, and record commodity prices. Ahead: higher borrowing costs, above target inflation, a weakening Real, lagging investor confidence, sliding oil prices, and an infrastructure deficit that must be solved for the economy to fulfill its potential. Despite a generally negative outlook, mergers and acquisitions and debt capital markets continued to provide companies and investors, both domestic and international, with a broad range of opportunities. Through discussions, presentations and 1-1 meetings, the leading capital markets event in Brazil educated issuers and investors on the funding and investment options available and provided an in-depth analysis of financial innovations such as secularization, infrastructure debentures and project bonds.

2015 was an important year for Brazil. In the rear-view: the 2014 World Cup and Presidential Election, the Fed’s QE program, and record comm...

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The 10th Cumbre Financiera Mexicana

Mexico’s prudent economic management and highly liquid and sophisticated local capital markets have long positioned Mexico as a pillar of sustained economic growth and stability. The majority of the 400 participants at this high-level invitation-only summit were prominent corporates, issuers or local and international institutional investors. They, along with a select group of financial and legal advisers, rating agencies and government officials, explored the evolution of the debt, equity and loan markets and emerging structures enabling efficient access to finance in the local and international markets.

Mexico’s prudent economic management and highly liquid and sophisticated local capital markets have long positioned Mexico as a pillar of su...

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Caribbean Investment & Finance Forum

The 2015 Caribbean Investment & Finance Forum placed regional public and private sector leaders on the stage alongside international investors and thought-leaders. It is an important opportunity to address the difficult questions and the sensitive issues, to search for real-world solutions, and to meaningfully drive forward the regional agenda.​

The 2015 Caribbean Investment & Finance Forum placed regional public and private sector leaders on the stage alongside international investo...

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Central America Finance & Investment Forum

With newly invigorated governments, a rapidly growing middle class, access to capital markets, and solid performances by leading companies, Central America is firmly on the radar of investors and multinationals companies who see the region as a driver of Latin American growth. Despite this, pan-regional issues such as the role of the capital markets and infrastructure deficits pose serious challenges to the next stage of growth. This Forum will explore the pace, direction and possible longer-term evolution of the regions economies, leading sectors and capital markets.

With newly invigorated governments, a rapidly growing middle class, access to capital markets, and solid performances by leading companies, ...

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The LatinFinance Awards Dinner

The preeminent social affair for key players in the Latin American financial and capital markets. High-level corporate executives, investors, bankers and government dignitaries gathered in New York City this January for an opulent evening celebrating the greatest achievements of the year with cocktails, networking, and fine dining.

The preeminent social affair for key players in the Latin American financial and capital markets. High-level corporate executives, investors...

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The LatinFinance Infrastructure Finance Gala Dinner & Awards

The LatinFinance Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards Dinner celebrated the stand-out institutions and transactions of the past year in this important and rapidly growing market. Infrastructure developers, investors, financial executives, law firms and government officials gathered for an evening of fine dining, networking and celebration.

The LatinFinance Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards Dinner celebrated the stand-out institutions and transactions of the past year in t...

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The 7th Infrastructure & Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit

This summit is the leading event in Mexico where project finance, infrastructure finance and sub-sovereign finance intersect. Every year LatinFinance brings together over 400 public-sector officials, financiers, project sponsors, investors, concessionaires, operators and EPCs to develop business and engage in up-to-the-minute analysis of the opportunities presented by the rapid development of infrastructure in Mexico’s states and municipalities. In partnership with the State of Jalisco and Banobras, the most relevant executives and public sector officials gathered in Puerto Vallarta to identify the opportunities for infrastructure development in the states and municipalities of Mexico, and examine how private and public sector capital can be mobilized through PPS and other innovative financing structures.

This summit is the leading event in Mexico where project finance, infrastructure finance and sub-sovereign finance intersect. Every year Lat...

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The 8th Andean Finance & Investment Forum

The 8th Andean Finance & Investment Forum was explicitly designed to connect the region’s corporate issuers and growth companies with financiers, international and local investors, and leaders from the public sector. The development of the Andean region’s capital markets, solid performances and active issuance by its leading companies, and the boom in intra-regional investment are all underpinning capital flows into and across the region. In this context, and drawing on 25 years of editorial excellence and expertise, LatinFinance returned to Colombia, and for the first time in Medellín, for the Andean region’s most important finance and investment forum to explore opportunities in the main Andean markets through panel discussions, technical presentations and 1-1 meetings.

The 8th Andean Finance & Investment Forum was explicitly designed to connect the region’s corporate issuers and growth companies with financ...

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