November 2006

Culture Vaults

DCM Bookrunner Ranking - Latin America



Deals (1)

ECM Bookrunner Ranking - Latin America



Goodbye or Good Luck

In the Spotlight


Banco Itaú, our Bank of the Year, has had another blockbuster year studded with bold acquisitions and savvy new business lines.

Instruments of Change

As banks offer financial services to a wider swath of customers in Latin America, they're driving economic growth and improving lives.

Latin America Announced M&A by Nationality

Latin American Volumes

M&A Announced Ranking - Latin America

M&A Completed Ranking - Latin America

May the Best Banks Win


LatinFinance staffers picked over two dozen banks across Latin America and the Caribbean as the very best in the business. This is how we chose the winners.


Return to Japan


A Petrobras unit attracted Japanese investors to a sizeable, oversubscribed private offering that paves the way for Brazilian companies in a market dormant since 2001.

Risk management roundtable

Banks in the region have made enormous strides in detecting and managing credit risk in recent years. But many have yet to initiate modern programs for managing organizat...

Syndicated Loans Mandated Arranger Ranking - Latin America

Teflon Economies

Sharp monetary and fiscal policies have given Latin American economies unprecedented resilience. Now it's up to policy makers to ensure that this dynamic continues. By Ma...