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.
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...
Brazilian insurers have found the recipe for investing simple: Buy high-yield, low-risk government bonds. But as interest rates drop, they are venturing into new territor...
New financing for a corruption dogged toll road project heralds a turnaround in the country's project finance market.
Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy
As Brazil reemerges a deep recession, equity fund managers have taken a shine again to Latin America's largest economy. Elsewhere in the region, the picks are more select...
After a year of good returns, bond investors in Latin America face increasing volatility — again. Elections and higher interest rates loom, keeping debt fund managers on ...
Capital Markets Economy & Policy Special Reports
In LatinFinance’s annual survey of finance ministries in Latin America and the Caribbean, Mexico edges out other countries by keeping a lid on inflation and strengthening...
Loans Structured Finance Special Reports
Banco do Brasil plans to start using blockchain technology for interoperability with other banks in the first half of 2018, but it wants to test everything before it uses...
Loans Special Reports Brazil
The fintech revolution in Brazil promises to disrupt the consumer loans market, but it will take time before traditional lenders feel the heat
Argentina Brazil Chile
Following the end of the commodities boom, China and Latin America are forging bonds in a range of new industries
Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil China
Some of China’s biggest power companies are starting to look beyond acquisitions to greenfield projects in the region
Argentina Chile Colombia
Latin American investment teams are tracking the changes in China’s markets, with many welcoming the expansion of options
Project & Infrastructure Finance Argentina Brazil
Project finance in Latin America is having another tough year as the effects of the Odebrecht bribery scandal rattle the region. Now political uncertainty in major econom...
Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil Colombia
In the wake of the Odebrecht bribery scandal, governments across the region are overhauling the way they award and oversee new projects
A few bond issues have been used to finance greenfield infrastructure projects in Latin America, but institutional investors are still wary of construction risk