Bradesco chooses next CEO

Brazil People

Brazilian bank picks Octavio de Lazari Jr, the head of its insurance unit, to replace Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi

Morgan Stanley names Brazil M&A head

M&A People Brazil

US investment bank promotes Andres Sommer to MD, relocates him to Sao Paulo from Santiago

Mexichem appoints new CEO

People Mexico

Daniel Martinez-Valle replaces Antonio Carrillo at the Mexican chemicals company

PagSeguro IPO underscores B3 gains after Lula verdict

Capital Markets Equity IPO

The payment processor $2.3bn share sale was Brazil's largest since 2011, timed in line with a court verdict against the country's former President, leading fund managers ...

PPU names new co-chair in Chile

People Chile Colombia

Marcelo Armas assumes the senior role from Juan Francisco Gutiérrez

Baker McKenzie names partners, counsel in Mexico

People Mexico

Jose Hoyos-Robles, Victor Morales-Chavez, Carlos Vela and Allan Pasalagua take on new roles at the law firm

Awards: Deals of the Year 2017

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Mexico roundtable: Gearing up

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

With presidential elections on the horizon and the future of NAFTA uncertain, Mexico’s economy faces potential headwinds at the start of 2018. LatinFinance convened a gro...

Investment banks prepare for better days

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

As the transaction pipeline grows, investment banks in Brazil and Argentina see tighter races for mandates and a squeeze on fees. But simply hiring more staff may not be ...

Mizuho MD departs

Bonds Capital Markets People

Carlos Vargas leaves the Japanese bank's LatAm DCM desk after almost eight years

Garrigues makes new hires in Peru


Spanish law firm appoints Hugo Forno and Melissa Núñez as counsel and partner, respectively

Molino CFO departs

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Argentina

Cristian Cotone replaces Alejandro Matoso after the latter submits resignation for personal reasons

Holland & Knight appoints Mexican counsel

People Mexico

Law firm snares five former Jones Day attorneys, increases its presence in the country to 25

Locamerica rings changes after Unidas merger

M&A People Brazil

Brazilian car rental firm elects new CFO and IR head, shakes up its board of directors

Peru's political turmoil casts a shadow over Camposol IPO

Capital Markets IPO People

Camposol remains on track to launch an IPO in January, but bankers say they are paying close attention to market sentiment