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World Bank appoints new VP for LatAm, Caribbean  

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Veteran economist Carlos Felipe Jaramillo to manage relations with 31 countries and $32 bln in projects and grants

YPF names new CEO

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Argentina’s state-backed energy company appoints Vaca Muerta veteran Sergio Affronti to the top spot

INTERVIEW: LatAm needs to save lives but also livelihoods, IDB's Moreno  

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Major challenge in pandemic fight is close quarters and informal economy

ING names new head

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Ana Carolina Oliveira takes charge of sustainable finance in the Americas for the Dutch bank

MAE names new CEO

People Regulation Capital Markets

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?'  

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Sincerity in the markets? Pausing to take a breath

Baker McKenzie adds M&A partner

People M&A US

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

People Regulation Brazil

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