Archive

April 2000

A New Beast in the Jungle

With its big new balance sheet and a swashbuckling attitude, Citigroup is on the prowl in Latin America. Size may matter more than ever before, but the jungle has lots of...

A Quick Wind-Down on Techs?

ABN AMRO Opens Mexican Brokerage

Mexico

An Outsider Speaks His Mind

The departing head of ABN AMRO in Latin America writes that despite the formidable challenge from international banks in the region, there is still plenty of room at the ...

Andina's CEO Shift

Anne Milne Goes to Morgan

Argentina

Argentina

AT&T Names Brazilian Executive

M&A

B2B Internet Co. Sets Sights on Latin Market

Banespa Sale Rescheduled

Equity

BellSouth to Sell Stock in Latin Operations

Bladex Expands in Latin Market

Bonds Structured Finance

Brazil

Brazil

Brazil Gets Beverage Behemoth

Brazil

Brazilian Cellular Company Refinances Debt

Brazil

Brewer Appoints Marketing Director

Mexico

Chile’s Endesa Resolves Plant Delays

Chile

CIE Names CEO

Mexico

Clean, Green and Latin

The idea of environmentally responsible investing in Latin America may seem far-fetched. But investors are finding it increasingly prudent to consider all the costs and b...

Codelco’s New CEO Calls for Change

Comparing Apples to Apples

Ecuador

Andean

Foreigners Prefer Coffee

France’s EDF Increases Brazilian Holdings

Brazil

Front Notes

Europe

Globo Cabo Appoints CFO

Brazil

Growing Brazilian Pension Funds Go For Fixed Income

Bonds

High-Risk Ventures Harder to Find

Holding on to the Start-Ups

Latibex Gets Telmex

Latin American Private Banking: New Client Needs and Evolving Laws

High net-worth individuals face new challenges in managing their wealth as economies mature, investment options grow and tax laws change. Confidentiality is becoming more...

Leading or Lagging Price Moves

Making the Most of International Private Banking: Opportunities and Challenges for the Private Banking Client

International private banking customers who maintain assets with more than one US bank have several options for structuring their portfolios, each one having specific tax...

McKee Moves to Offitbank

Mexico

Brazil

Mexico and Venezuela Post Best Performance to Date

Mexico

Private Banking Directory to US and International Banks - Part I

Private Banking Directory to US and International Banks - Part II

Private Banking In Brazil: Giving Clients What They Want

Brazil

Banks must provide tailored, personalized services to their customers. What's more, the Brazilian capital markets need to become more sophisticated or private banking cli...

ScotiaBank Buys Controlling Stake in Inverlat

Mexico

Serfin Sale Could be Harbinger

Mexico

Softbank's Loan Ranger Holds the Keys to a Latin Internet War Chest

Jan Boyer is in charge of the largest new technology investment fund in Latin America. Picking winners from losers is getting harder all the time.

Sprint Runs into Mexico

M&A

The Investment Management Review- Part I

Brazil

LatinFinance, in cooperation with Standard & Poor's, ranks the best Latin American investment funds and their managers in its annual review of the industry. Last year was...

The Investment Management Review Part II - Equity Funds

Mexico

The Investment Management Review Part IV - Investment Concerns

Equity

The Investment Management Review Part V - Looking Ahead

Brazil

The Investment Management Review Part VI - Fixed Income Funds

Bonds

The Investment Management Review Part VII - Mexico

The Investment Management Review Part VIII - Brazil

Brazil

The Investment Managment Review Part III - Telmex Talks

The Long Arm of the Law

New legislation would give the US Treasury more power to contend with countries and banks that launder money and pressure multinational lenders to use their clout to curb...

The Rating Game

Mexico

Moody's earlier-than-expected boost of Mexico to investment grade has underscored the more subtle factors at play among rating agencies vying for a piece of the action.

Utilities Take a Byte

Owning the rights to lay data transmission cables has suddenly given power utilities a new glow as demand for data soars. But is this potential for power companies just a...

Viajo.com Secures Second-Round Financing

Brazil

Warburg Adds Managing Directors

Yupi.com Goes Public

Equity