Banks and fintech startups are racing to win a commanding
lead in technological innovation in Latin America. And 2019
could be a tipping point.
To feed the world’s growing population, Argentina could play
a bigger role. But that will require investing billions of dollars in a
Cross-listing on the Oslo stock exchange could allow Chilean salmon
producers to raise fresh capital as the industry recovers from a decade of strife.
Luiza Trajano turned Magazine Luiza from a small giftshop into one
of the 10 largest retailers in Brazil. Now, she is using her influence to place more
women on company b...
Corporate and government leaders from both Latin America and China gather to discuss the d...
Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Features Mexico
State-owned credits such as Pemex and CFE could be placed right in the firing line of negative policy decisions
Features Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt
Sources argue that credits with the right fundamentals can still access investors while some suggest heavy concessions will need to be made
Telecoms In Depth Capital Markets
Brazilian telecom’s reorganization effort was stymied by a conflicted board, but collaborative bondholders and state-owned banks ensured the company unlocked value and se...
Comment & Opinion Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans
Brazil’s BNDES is changing its long-standing role as main provider of funding for infrastructure in Brazil says Dyogo Oliveira.
Economy & Policy Regulation Features
Blockchain based providers are entering the remittances market in Latin America.
Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy People
With a fiscal plan in the works, Colombia’s new government looks to balance fiscal prudence and stimulate economic growth.
Bonds Debt Loans
Latin America increasingly relies on PPPs to boost infrastructure investment but it’s not always financially smart to use private financing for public projects.
Economy & Policy M&A People
Mexico’s telecoms sector is likely to escape sweeping reform under AMLO, but a renewed focus on expanding coverage could spark increased infrastructure investment and spu...
As political overtones began impacting trade, Mexico and the US found common ground for their deal negotiations.
Loans Regulation Features
As technology disrupts traditional financial services, industry players across Latin America are demanding rules of the game.
Economy & Policy Features Colombia
The Andean country’s new pro-business leader has pledged to make tourism a key engine of economic growth. The challenges are to attract investment and insure the country’...
Debt Capital Markets Loans
China and Latin America’s ties have evolved from direct government financing to commercial lending via locally-acquired banks.
Features Regulation In Depth
Latin American’s financial sector is increasingly targeted in cyberattacks. Hackers are growing more creative and sophisticated, but countries are not cooperating enough ...
Features Interviews Project & Infrastructure Finance
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank arrival was hailed as competition for traditional multilateral players, but AIIB’s president Jin Liqun says the world needs more,...
Interviews Peru Economy & Policy
There are threats of a trade war in the north, global rates are rising and China’s growth rate has slowed, but Peru continues to see the potential for expanding its econo...