Banco Cencosud's Novella resigns

People Peru

Peruvian lender appoints Eduardo Kieffer Begazo as GM on an interim basis

ING shapes LatAm DCM offering with former Haitong banker

Capital Markets People

Andrés Copete joins as a director to focus on high yield origination

Scotia, BBVA pick new board after merger

M&A People Chile

Canadian lender completes $2.2bn acquisition of its Spanish peer, renames as Scotiabank Azul

Lula’s prolonged prison stay keeps markets calm

Capital Markets Economy & Policy People

Investors shift attention to elections and whether Cármen Lucia will stay on as President of Brazil’s Supreme Court

FTSE Russell adds former MSCI VP as new LatAm lead

People Capital Markets Mexico

Jesus Togno joins the global index provider to foster client relationships in the region

Mattos Filho names new partner

People Brazil

Brazilian law firm welcomes Ricardo Junqueira de Andrade to litigation and dispute resolution practice

Fortem Capital names new CEO

People Mexico Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Yusuf Atiyeh takes over from Miguel Sanchez at the Mexican investor

Panama's finance minister steps down

Economy & Policy People Panama

Dulcidio de la Guardia is returning to the private sector after serving as Panama's finance minister for four years

De la Guardia heads to the private sector

Economy & Policy People Panama

Panama's finance minister quits his post after four years

Venezuela's Banesco appoints new CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People Andean

More than a month after 11 of the bank's top executives were arrested, Banesco taps Jose Grasso Vecchio to lead the firm

Santander appoints deputy ECM head

Capital Markets Equity People

Fernando Szterling joins the Spanish bank from JPMorgan's equities team, source

Gonzalez Calvillo appoints AC, AML Counsel


Luis Ortiz brings 15 years of experience in anti-corruption and money laundering to the Mexican law firm

BAML's ECM head departs

Equity Capital Markets People

William McArthur leaves after 10 years with the US investment bank

BRF names former Petrobras CEO to top post

People Brazil

Brazilian fill the vacant position and also names new COO

Scotia snares former HSBC banker


Canadian bank names Juan Claudio Fullaondo its head of LatAm DCM