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...
LatinFinance’s Annual Deals of the Year Awards Dinner celebrates the outstanding instituti...
Corporate and government leaders from both Latin America and China gather to discuss the d...
Lea Gimenez leaves Paraguay's Finance ministry this Wednesday; incoming minister Benigno López lays out the next administration’s infrastructure and debt priorities for ...
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.
Just seven trades crossed the tape in the corporate dollar market between May and mid-July. And as bankers navigate the August lull, sources hope their origination work w...
People Interviews Comment & Opinion
José Efromovic is the president and CEO of Avianca Brasil. He is also a board member of Avianca airlines. This article is an edited transcript of his comments in an inter...
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...
Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Regions In Depth
Chile's third-largest lender analyzes a potential $670m equity injection
Economy & Policy Fixed Income Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
Brazil needs to stick to reforms if it wants to maintain low inflation and low interest rates, says the head of the central bank, Ilan Goldfajn
Funds Asset Management Bonds
BlueOrange Capital wants to mobilize private capital to provide mezzanine debt for sustainable investments in Latin America, but it understands that making an impact come...
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...
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...