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,...
Peru has been moving up must-visit traveler lists for years, with Machu
Picchu long the star site and Peruvian cuisine the newest attraction
The Peruvian government hopes to spur infrastructure investments
with a new approach to get stalled projects going and new ones underway
Best Funding Strategy – Andes
Balancing austerity measures with a new credit line from the IMF, the Macri administration hopes pragmatism can right Argentina’s economy
President-elect Iván Duque takes over a country that has charged ahead
of its neighbors in attracting foreign investment. His challenge now is to keep it that way.
Brazil’s fintechs have raised funding, partnered with mid-tier lenders and found unexpected allies in regulators. Now they look to maintain momentum as big banks meet the...
Funds Equity Features
Small businesses in Central America are benefitting from the growing role of local impact funds, as healthy returns and the chance to make a difference attract investors.
Bonds Debt Capital Markets
Test cases in Colombia and Peru are proving the effectiveness of impact bonds, but not their appeal to institutional investors.
Global local currency bonds were a popular fundraising option in 2017, but new issues have slowed down this year as investors look to avoid exchange rate risk amid market...
Asset Management Bonds Debt
Pension funds in Brazil are reeling from corruption scandals that caused billions of reais in losses. Now they are implementing stricter rules for picking investments, bu...