Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Politics
The two earthquakes that shook Mexico are not expected to unsettle the economy. Rather, a short-term surge in retail sales and the rebuilding efforts could provide a boos...
Politics Economy & Policy Brazil
The radical evolution of the financial system is catching supervisors on the back foot. How they respond will determine whether technology becomes a force for development...
Loans Politics Features
The Brazilian government says it is cracking down on money laundering by instituting tighter reporting rules on the finance industry. Local banks, considered complicit by...
Argentina Bonds Funds
The Argentine government has been on a debt spree. With interest running high, corporate issuers appear ready to take the plunge. But can the economically troubled countr...
Project & Infrastructure Finance Bonds Structured Finance
Brazil's national development bank will move from a subsidized long-term lending rate to a new rate based on the government's borrowing costs, but will short-term pain tr...
Brazil Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy
Deeply unpopular and tangled in a web of political turmoil, Michel Temer’s chances of executing tough, investor-friendly reforms appear to be shrinking. Now the Brazilian...
Brazil Equity Economy & Policy
While Brazil's equity market gathers steam, another political setback threatens to plug up the deal pipeline
Argentina Bonds Features
As the bond boom extends, borrowers are expected to seek financing for energy projects
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