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Avianca names new CEO

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Anko van der Werff takes control as the Colombian airline works on refinancing $550m in bonds

Greenberg Traurig names new LatAm co-chairs

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José Raz Guzmán and Marc Rosell succeed the longtime group leader Yosbel Ibarra

BNDES head steps down

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Joaquim Levy leaves the top job at the national development bank after six months

Brazilian banks keep hiring in muted market

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Rising deal activity in M&A, DCM and private banking leads lenders to build up their teams

Goldman Sachs lures former UBS exec

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Carlos Mendoza joins the US investment bank after almost three years as the head of LatAm DCM at the Swiss lender, sources say

Lazard names new CEO in Brazil

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Antonio Pereira joins the financial services firm from Goldman Sachs

Liq names new CEO, CFO

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André França takes the helm at the Brazilian call center operator

LatAm DCM head exits Deutsche Bank

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Dennis Eisele leaves the German bank for Credit Suisse, sources say

CORRECTION: CDPQ promotes LatAm director

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Jean-Pierre Cedroni remains on the private equity team in São Paulo

Credijusto preps financing program

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Mexican fintech hires Eduardo Mendoza to lead it to the capital markets

Fitch names new LatAm head

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Carlos Fiorillo takes over for Peter Shaw, who retires after 25 years at the rating agency

Dominican central banker says Q1 GDP growth slowed to 5.7%

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Valdez forecasts 2019 economic growth will exceed 5.5% in 2019, down from 7% in 2018

Mizuho revamps LatAm team

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Japanese bank promotes Mark Tuttle and David Costa as co-heads of investment banking in the region, source says

CGC adds VP in NYC

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Ignacio Sanz takes a newly created position at the food and agribusiness private equity firm

Moneda names new CEO

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Alfonso Duval replaces Antonio Gil at the helm of the Chilean asset management firm