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US Senate passes USMCA, Canada remains

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New trade agreement passes the upper house with strong bipartisan support

Taurus picks new US CEO

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Bret Vorhees takes over the Brazilian firearm company's North American subsidiary

2019 Finance Minister of the Year

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Bank of America names new head of syndicated loans for LatAm

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Jorge Ortiz takes on new duties alongside his existing role in charge of debt capital markets in Mexico

BNP Paribas appoints new CIB CEO in the Americas

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

French bank names José Placido to replace Bob Hawley in charge of corporate investment banking in the region

Cemig names new CEO

People Energy Electricity

Reynaldo Passanezi Filho takes the top job at the Minas Gerais state power company

Itaú names new CEO in Chile

People Chile Brazil

Gabriel Moura replaces Manuel Olivares at the helm of the Brazilian bank's local branch

HSBC names new CEO in Mexico

People Mexico Europe

Jorge Arce replaces Nuno Matos at the helm of the British bank's local branch

New EPM CEO to move ahead with Hidroituango

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Colombia

Álvaro Rendón takes over the city-owned utility for Mayor Daniel Quintero

Credit Suisse adds to LatAm DCM team

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Swiss bank hires Matthew Dukes from UBS

Parque Arauco hires new head for Peru

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Chilean shopping mall company hires Alejandro Camino to lead its business in the neighboring country

Argentina puts tax increases at heart of economic recovery plan

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Fiscally conservative bill brings some cheer to creditors, but questions remain about the government's plans to restructure debt

YPF approves appointment of new chairman

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

Guillermo Nielsen gets the top spot at the Argentine energy company, while the former chairman, Miguel Gutiérrez, stays on as a director

Lala looks for new CEO

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Mexico

Mexican dairy company parts ways with Mauricio Leyva after financial results fall short of expectations for the year

Walmart names new head for Latin America

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Richard Mayfield goes from CFO of the US retailer's international business to take over operations in Latin America, Africa and the UK