Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy
Latin America’s central banks are grappling with slowing growth, falling commodity prices and turning credit cycles – as well as dogged price pressures
Europe M&A Bonds
As western lenders pull back from markets once deemed vital to their future growth prospects, Latin America’s home-grown banks are swooping in to pick up the pieces
A surge in demand for emerging market debt has seen investors pile into the asset class – but tight supply in Latin America could see the region overshadowed this year by...
Equity M&A Loans
A disastrous run for equities has taken its toll on overall investment banking fees so far this year. Bankers are holding out for a pick up in the final quarter – market ...
Colombia Peru Andean
The high-growth Andean economies of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru must ramp up infrastructure investment if they are to harness the full extent of their natural res...
Brazil Mexico Funds
A major shift is underway in Latin America’s investment landscape as fund managers reallocate profits taken from Mexico’s high-returning equity markets to holdings in Bra...
Mexico Economy & Policy
There are growing signs that all is not well with the Brazilian economy. A rapid increase in household indebtedness and a surge in credit growth have investors worried
Brazil Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
Currency volatility and exchange rate protectionism are taking their toll on Brazil’s corporates
Caribbean Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
The Caribbean appears increasingly fragile as governments struggle to balance economies amid a pullback in traditional sources of foreign investment
Mexico Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
Mexico’s manufacturing sector is poised for a significant boost – provided the US economy doesn’t falter
Far-reaching reforms to Mexico’s energy sector are crucial to securing much-needed investment. All eyes are now on the incoming government
Mexico Funds Equity
Managers are confident renewed international fervor for Mexico will carry over into private equity. More robust domestic investment should be a bigger driver in the short...
Investors must become more discerning if they are to navigate the next stage in the emerging market growth cycle — and still make a return
Funds Economy & Policy
The hope is that large strategic investors such as sovereign wealth funds will become an integral part of Latin America’s financial landscape. The reality, however, is mo...
Spanish banks on paper remain firmly committed to their Latin businesses – their best hope for future profits. But further troubles at home could yet force them into a ra...
Bonds Structured Finance Economy & Policy
The eurozone crisis and a tightening regulatory screw have intensified a mismatch between emerging trade flows and the provision of trade finance. Latin American companie...
No matter the outcome of October’s elections, Venezuela’s next leader will face growing pressure for private capital to boost the oil sector