MAE names new CEO

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Argentine bond trading platform snares Tomás Godino from Banco Hipotecario to take the top job

LatAm execs find benefits of working in quarantine

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From increased focus and efficiency to a better work-life balance, some workers are discovering a silver lining to self-isolation

BYMA appoints new vice chairman

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Financial markets veteran Marcelo Menéndez replaces Nicolás Caputo at the operator of Argentina's largest stock market

DLA Piper names new co-chair

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Dino Barajas leads the US law firm's corporate and finance practice for Latin America alongside Francisco Cerezo

Argentina goes on lockdown to stem coronavirus spread

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President Fernández orders people stay at home, warns that the economy will suffer

Central Puerto CFO moves to COO

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Fernando Bonnet takes on a new role as the Argentine power generation company looks for a new head of finance

Venezuelan opposition critical of Maduro’s $5 bln IMF plea  

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Opposition sees ulterior motives in Maduro's COVID-19 loan request

'How are you?' replaces 'How is the market?'  

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Sincerity in the markets? Pausing to take a breath

Baker McKenzie adds M&A partner

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John Murphy joins the law firm's US-based Latin America practice from DLA Piper

Ecuador names new energy minister after oil prices tumble

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Oil expert René Ortiz returns to the ministry to replace José Agusto

CVC picks new CEO

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Leonel Andrade replaces Luiz Fernando Fogaça after the Brazilian travel agency admits to overstating sales revenues

IRB Brasil continues slide amid crisis

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Shares drop 16% after CEO and CFO resign in wake of false report on Berkshire Hathaway investment

IDB says monitoring coronavirus, annual meeting still on track  

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Multilateral lender for Latin America says situation is fluid but events in Barranquilla are on schedule

Hogan Lovells hires new partner

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Ben Garcia joins the firm's finance practice with an emphasis on infrastructure projects in Latin America

Demarest hires new partner

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Helen Naves joins the Brazilian law firm from Trench Rossi