Panama Central America Costa Rica
Compared with much of Latin America, the Central American economies show healthy growth. Can they overcome political and social issues – and the Trump administration – to...
Peru Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
Peru has lacked the ingredients to make it a global agricultural powerhouse. But investments in irrigation projects and negotiations of trade agreements are changing ever...
Bonds Funds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
Earnings for bond investors in Latin America have burst into life. The most impressive managers were those who were unafraid to pursue portfolio growth in the thorniest o...
Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil Chile
Equity fund flows are soaring, reversing years of exits from the asset class, yet risks still linger in Latin American stocks. The best investors are picking carefully
Brazil Mexico Central America
Latin America is lagging behind global trends when it comes to green bonds, but two big developments in Mexico may herald a change
Brazil Peru Loans
The shock waves are not just hitting Odebrecht and its partners but also infrastructure and project finance markets across the region
Paraguay Project & Infrastructure Finance Features
Paraguay has a $2 billion pipeline of PPPs, but congressional tie-ups and a lack of depth in the local financial markets are making investors wary
Bonds Structured Finance Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
Development organizations are making a business case for financing small and midsize enterprises led by women, but commercial lenders have been slow to catch on. By Stefa...
Brazil Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
President Michel Temer has made an aggressive move to reform Brazil’s shrinking economy. Now growth is in sight, but it will take several years to tackle the fiscal mess
Caribbean Trinidad & Tobago Economy & Policy
An overvalued currency is hindering access to foreign exchange, in turn hurting small businesses and consumers. By Mat Youkee
Brazil Colombia Mexico
Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Funds
With global investor interest in Argentina expected to moderate this year, a plan to encourage Argentines to bring home their undeclared overseas assets could boost the l...
Chile Funds Features
An incubator for entrepreneurial ventures is part of a Chilean government drive to make it easier to do business. Already it’s finding success.
Venezuela Bonds Funds
Multinational companies are increasingly looking to sell their Venezuelan operations to local players as the government struggles with its economy and debt load. By Rober...
Michel Temer’s administration has ambitious plans to slash government participation in funding infrastructure. Critics are unsure of the power of private investors to fil...