Petrobras shares tumble after CEO quits

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Pedro Parente says he will not be an "obstacle" to ending an ongoing trucker strike

Canadian ECA VP moves to Mexico

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EDC looks to grow in Latin America, where the agency has posted more than $13bn in business the past two years

Chile sets new economic plans in motion

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As Chile feels the effects of its first downgrade since the 1990s, Finance Minister Felipe Larraín lays out the strategy to improve the country’s credit rating.

Right and left will face-off in Colombia on June 17

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Colombia heads to second-round in presidential election

Covington hires LatAm lawyer

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Sergio Urias joins the private equity practice with a focus on Latin America

Baptista joins Norton Rose Fulbright

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Capital markets and corporate finance lawyer moves from Mayer Brown

MUFG shakes up Americas IB

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Japanese bank picks Jon Lindenberg to head the division, promotes from within to fill his previous roles

Mayer Brown picks up White & Case vet in Mexico

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Raúl Fernández-Briseño joins the law firm after 20 years at the rival practice

Garrigues appoints new partner in Lima

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Javier de la Vega joins the Spanish law firm's tax practice in Peru

Sabesp elects new CEO

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Karla Bertocco Trindade replaces Jerson Kelman at the Brazilian water and waste management company

Renova, Brookfield cull negotiations

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Brazilian power company ends exclusive talks with the Canadian investor regarding wind farm assets

MUFG Brasil names new CB head

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Financial institution's local subsidiary appoints Juliane Yung to lead corporate banking for non-Japanese customers

Goldschmidt gets promoted, sets sights on local currency growth

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IFC names former infrastructure leader as its new LatAm, Caribbean head

IFC names Goldschmidt LatAm, Caribbean head

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Gabriel Goldschmidt takes the reins for LatAm and the Caribbean, talks of the challenges facing the region and the need for more local currency debt solutions

Baker McKenzie appoints M&A partner in Colombia

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Andres Crump joins the law firm from Brookfield Asset Management in Bogota