Report - Nov 2019

Brazil: Latin America's new oil and gas crown jewel

Brazil's oil and gas sector is experiencing a boom – and not only because of record production levels. A wave of E&P rights auctions and new pro-market regulations have prompted investment opportunities to multiply.

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Report - Nov 2019

Copper in Latin America: A Persistent Paradox

At the start of 2019 most analysts were bullish on copper but by mid-year macroeconomic factors and geopolitical uncertainty had begun to weigh on prices and forecasts. Nonetheless, copper projects continue to advance in Latin America an...

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Report - Nov 2019

How MDBs Can Unlock Latin America’s Project Finance

Multilateral development banks can disburse and mobilize the funds needed to get energy and infrastructure projects off the ground, while also de-risking those projects for a host of global investors.

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Report - Nov 2019

The Big Time Beckons for Latin America's Venture Cap...

Even as it logs record investment sums, the region is regarded as an incipient VC ecosystem and governments are still working to consolidate innovation as a thriving part of their economies. In this report, experts on the ground describe...

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Report - Oct 2019

No Margin for Error: How Fernández Plans to End Arge...

BNamericas speaks to advisers of Alberto Fernández to gauge how the likely next Argentine president will handle the economy, pay down the country's gargantuan debt and boost exports while pushing for a social pact.

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Report - Oct 2019

In Times of Crisis, Argentina's ICT Sector Must Fend...

In this report BNamericas identifies the key issues in Argentina's ICT sector, and considers what a Macri or Fernández government could mean for each one.

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Report - Oct 2019

Infrastructure in Argentina: Where Do We Go From Here?

The massive infrastructure plan launched by President Mauricio Macri in 2015 anticipated investments of US$30bn by 2019. Many public projects began and others were awarded under a new PPP scheme. However, a crisis in 2018 had a major imp...

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Report - Oct 2019

Argentine election: Ghosts of past loom large over o...

Investments in exploration and production have stalled as companies fear the consequences of the country's upcoming presidential election.

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Report - Oct 2019

Argentine election: What awaits the electric power s...

The effectiveness of new energy policies will hinge on the incoming administration's general economic blueprint, including how it decides to manage the fiscal deficit and inflation. But for now, these plans remain shrouded in doubt as th...

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Report - Oct 2019

Mining in Argentina: Are market forces pointing to a...

Mining companies are taking a wait-and-see approach to their activities in Argentina, with investments in new projects grinding to a near-halt while the political and economic dust settles.

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Report - Sep 2019

Reforming Latin America's tax systems

To counteract the fallout from the US-China trade war, and boost key sectors, governments across the region are tinkering with their tax systems and regulatory frameworks.

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Report - Sep 2019

Latin America sparks investments in roads and highways

Although the region has a wide range of options to invest in transport infrastructure, given its extensive needs, highways remain the area where the biggest opportunities are found.

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Report - Sep 2019

How LatAm energy firms are going digital across the ...

We used to talk about applying technology to make power grids smart, but digital transformation in the industry goes beyond the grid. The region's power industry firms are following global peers by using ICT to go greener and launch new ...

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Report - Sep 2019

Geothermal power: A coming of age in Latin America?

Almost half a century after Latin America's first geothermal projects emerged, the technology is reappearing on the region's energy landscape. This time it has reached South America as governments seek ways to reinforce baseload generati...

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Report - Sep 2019

Junior Mining: The Struggle Is Real. So Is The Poten...

Junior miners have been embroiled in a risk-averse scenario since metal prices collapsed after all-time highs in 2011. Signs of recovery in 2017 and early 2018 were dashed as prices fell later that year. Latin America contains the minera...

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Report - Aug 2019

Atlantic Allure: Big Oil's rush to Latin America's d...

With relatively stable oil prices since 2017 and falling extraction costs, majors are sharpening their focus on deepwater areas off Brazil and Guyana.

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Report - Aug 2019

How Technology is Driving Latin America’s Financial ...

Fintechs, digital banks, BigTechs and commercial platforms are picking up where microcredit left off.

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Report - Aug 2019

Mexico's quest for energy self-sufficiency

Despite the cancellation of tenders for new oil and gas licenses, Mexico maintains an attractive portfolio of exploration and development projects. But can the leftist government of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador achieve its goal ...

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Report - Aug 2019

Panama’s 2030 Infrastructure Dream

Already a regional leader in logistics infrastructure, the Central American country has big plans for road and waterworks, as well as port, rail and electric power projects.

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Report - Jul 2019

Latin America's energy future is blowing in the wind

Falling generation costs and a policy shift towards renewable energy in many countries has allowed wind power to expand at a dizzying pace in Latin America. However several obstacles loom, including transmission deficits that threaten to...

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Report - Aug 2019

ICT pricing trends in Latin America

Market disruption led by virtualization and artificial intelligence has led to pricing adjustments, forcing industries to repackage their services and add value in order to soften the blow. In this report, BNamericas studies the fundamen...

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Report - Aug 2019

Mine tailings in Latin America: Business as usual no...

The high-profile disaster at Vale’s Brumadinho operation in Brazil renewed concerns about the safety of tailings storage facilities, prompting a global tailings review convened by the UN Environment Programme, the International Council o...

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Report - Jul 2019

China’s Growing Transport Infrastructure Investments

With much needed financing from its Export-Import Bank, and the technical expertise of China Harbor Engineering Company and other firms, the Asian giant has an increasing presence and clout in Latin America, which needs all the help it c...

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Report - Jul 2019

Chinese investment in mining in Latin America: A tal...

Mineral trade and investment between China and Latin America reached a peak in 2011 on a surging tide of industrialization in the Asian nation. Since then, mutual dependency between the two is gradually evolving to become a more sustaina...

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Report - Jul 2019

Chinese game of patience in Latin American oilfields

The presence of Chinese oil and gas companies continues to grow in the region, led by a focus on Venezuela and medium-term plans for Brazilian pre-salt and Argentine unconventional plays.

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Report - Jul 2019

Chinese power firms eyeing new LatAm horizons

The presence of Chinese companies in Latin America's electricity sector is now large-scale and will continue to expand. Examples of their foray into new markets are evident in Venezuela, Bolivia, Panama, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Peru and...

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Report - Jun 2019

How Tech Can Strengthen the China-Latin America Rela...

The trade war between the US and China means the Asian nation may need to double down on business in other regions, including Latin America.

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Report - Jun 2019

Chinese Investments and Finance in Latin America

The spread of Chinese commercial banks in Latin America follows the increasing presence of Chinese state-owned and private enterprises, creating intricate financial ties that are independent of political ideology and that will only grow ...

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Report - Jun 2019

Mining in Mexico: Will Government and Industry Inter...

A new president has shaken things up for investors in Mexico, leading to uncertainty about community and environmental rules. The administration is also being put to the test on matters of security, which in some areas of the country has...

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Report - Jun 2019

Latin America's interconnection dream: Closer to rea...

Plans to integrate Latin America's power grids continue to advance despite political inertia in some countries. The success of Siepac in Central America is cited as proof that energy interconnection is possible and beneficial in the regi...

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Report - Jun 2019

The Pacific Alliance: What it's Achieved, and What's...

With the Pacific Alliance CEO Summit set to take place in Lima in July, we take a look at the bloc formed by Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, the most significant effort toward regional integration seen in Latin America in recent decade...

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Report - Jun 2019

LNG in Latin America: A new focus

LNG imports continue to cover part of the local supply in several countries of the region, but, with the growth of production, a change of focus slowly begins to emerge, with projects also focused on exports.

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Report - Jun 2019

Can Latin American Metro Projects Transcend Challenges?

Challenges around political volatility, corruption and fiscal constraints have hit many metro projects in Latin America, in some cases leading to severe delays. But demand growth remains high, with the region’s urban population continuin...

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Report - Jun 2019

Latin America’s E-Government Programs Find the Right...

Just as the CIO has become closer to the CEO in the corporate world, governments too have realized the importance of having a person or department dedicated to guiding e-government policy and strategy.

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Report - May 2019

Oil & Gas Capex 2019

Oil and gas companies are widely expected to raise investments in Latin America in 2019, emboldened by higher Brent crude prices and improved financing prospects. Argentina, Brazil and Colombia are the regional markets seen experiencing ...

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Report - May 2019

Mining Capex 2019

The mining industry is back in growth mode, as evidenced by the 2019 spending and development plans of numerous major players. BNamericas’ sample of 20 major mining companies with presence in Latin America found that their combined globa...

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Report - May 2019

Infrastructure Capex 2019

Some of Latin America’s biggest builders of public infrastructure projects have had a hard time getting back into the game after corruption scandals and financial difficulties, while others are now pushing ahead with new projects, in som...

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Report - May 2019

Electric Power Capex 2019

Led by Brazil, Colombia, Chile and Peru, investments in Latin America's electric power sector are seen rising in 2019. More than 76% of respondents to a BNamericas survey said they expected an increase in the number of project approvals ...

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Report - May 2019

Any Takers? Infra Bonds Struggling to Entice Investors

Bonds are underperforming as an infrastructure financing instrument in the region, as many Latin American projects often don't reach the scale or meet the risk profile sought by investors. Furthermore, construction risks in several count...

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Report - May 2019

Telco Capex Report 2019

With 5G approaching, and a whole gamut of new services likely to emerge due to the promise of IoT, AI, cloud computing and advanced data analysis, telecom operators are under pressure to prepare their networks for massive increases in de...

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Report - Apr 2019

The future of natural gas in Latin America's energy mix

Latin America's electric power generation model has evolved as the region embraces new technologies and regulations. Despite the changes, or perhaps because of them, the need to expand baseload capacity from conventional sources is great...

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Report - Apr 2019

Latin America’s 2019 oil & gas licensing rounds

Following a prolonged crude price downturn that throttled the global oil and gas sector, exploration and production companies are once again seeking opportunities in Latin America's vast and largely untapped hydrocarbon basins. In this r...

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Report - Apr 2019

Infrastructure in Brazil: The Games have Begun

A massive privatization and concessions program under Brazil’s new president, Jair Bolsonaro, aims to raise hundreds of billions of dollars in tenders and improve the country’s infrastructure with some US$90bn in investment. A successful...

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Report - Apr 2019

The Pension Problem

Pensions are a hot topic in Latin America. Populations are aging, governments are facing fiscal pressure and cracks are showing in private systems, where factors such as contribution gaps and weak returns are leading to small pensions fo...

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Report - Apr 2019

Guiana Shield: Going for Gold

Gold miners, large and small, are exploring and investing in the Guiana Shield in South America. The region is believed to be highly prospective and under-explored. Stretching from southern Venezuela to northern Brazil, the Guiana Shield...

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Report - Apr 2019

Setting the Stage for Industrial IoT

Latin America ended 2018 with 313mn internet of things connections in service, and with IoT business cases growing at a rapid clip, as the region becomes the fastest growing spender in services, software and connectivity in the world. So...

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Report - Mar 2019

Water in Latin America: Countries Spending Billions ...

Many countries in Latin America lag behind in potable water and sewerage coverage for their residents, while some areas suffer chronic drought, others flooding, and others a growing industrial water demand.

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Report - Mar 2019

The race to tap Latin America’s unconventional resou...

Latin America has vast volumes of unconventional hydrocarbon resources, but only in Argentina, thanks to the enormous potential of the Vaca Muerta formation, are there expectations of accelerated progress in the coming years.

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Report - Mar 2019

Beyond Fintechs: The Digital Transformation of LatAm...

Although much of the fintech ecosystem has emerged to serve informal users not reached by banks, the current buzz about innovation has not gone unnoticed by the region's traditional financial institutions, which see the potential for inc...

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Report - Mar 2019

The rise of distributed generation in Latin America

Led by Brazil, distributed generation made significant progress in Latin America in 2018. The expansion has been driven by a sharp decline in the cost of photovoltaic panels and regulations that provide incentives for investors.

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Report - Feb 2019

How, where and when: LatAm’s renewables boom

Industry observers agree that 2019 will be crucial for the implementation of unconventional renewable energy in Latin America. The combined result of public policies designed to achieve different goals, the majority of these projects are...

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Report - Mar 2019

The New Drivers in Gold Mining

Ageing deposits and a lack of discoveries in recent years are leading the gold sector to big mergers, while exploration spending is on the rise again. BNamericas' mining team takes a look at the trends and the projects to watch in Latin ...

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Report - Feb 2019

Guyana: Latin America's emerging oil giant

The rapid growth of Guyana's oil industry is set to continue unabated despite uncertainty regarding a new contractual framework and the country's border conflict with Venezuela.

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Report - Feb 2019

How to Navigate US$335bn of Infrastructure Opportuni...

BNamericas' project profile database contains the details of US$335bn worth of active, pre-operational investment projects in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru in the infrastructure, water and waste sectors. This report...

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Report - Feb 2019

Mining in Ecuador: Balancing Risks and Rewards

Ecuador's attractiveness as a mining destination has risen dramatically in the past few years thanks to a new legal framework and positive exploration results. Major international miners are eyeing the country with interest although rece...

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Report - Feb 2019

Edtech: The Multi-Billion Dollar Untapped Opportunit...

The constant cry of "digital transformation" most likely conjures up images of cryptocurrencies and internet connected machinery - in other words, transformation of the industries that power the economy. But this "new economy" also requi...

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Report - Feb 2019

Is Ecuador on the Right Track?

The troubled economy is set to have a negative impact on banks' asset quality and profitability, though the strong financial health of the private banking sector should prevent any risk of a major spike in bad loans.

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Report - Jan 2019

Infrastructure Survey 2019

Participants of BNamericas' Infrastructure Survey 2019 are generally optimistic that the year ahead presents ample opportunity for investment, while at the same time keeping a close eye on the problem of corruption, which in many countri...

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Report - Jan 2019

Panama: Paradise Lost?

Panama's financial services sector is struggling to recover from the reputational hit of the Panama Papers. The old days of easy profits may be gone, but new opportunities in trade finance and fintech await.

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Report - Jan 2019

Electric Power Survey 2019

Latin America's electric power industry is undergoing a profound transformation process that is shaking its foundations. As in past years, BNamericas conducted a survey of the sector's players to understand their vision of the business a...

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Report - Jan 2019

ICT Survey 2019

While no-one can truly predict how the transition to 'digital transformation' or the 'fourth industrial revolution' will pan out in the region, we can at least ask about the implications of certain parts of the process. In this report, B...

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Report - Jan 2019

Mining Survey 2019

The global mining industry's priorities are slowly shifting as companies start to put more emphasis on the future. This year's survey shows an increasing focus on growth, balanced with the need to continue to prioritize operational optim...

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Report - Jan 2019

Oil and Gas Survey 2019

As in the surveys of the past two years, prospects for the oil and gas industry in Latin America and the Caribbean continue to be favorable in 2019. These expectations are supported by stable or upward price forecasts, projections of inc...

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Report - Nov 2018

How China Could Dominate the LatAm Tech Sector

Latin American mobile operators are expected to start upgrading their networks to 5G in 2020, a development that has potential to change the way many businesses operate, not just telcos. This is a kingpin behind the ongoing digital...

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Report - Nov 2018

What’s the Future for Natural Gas in Bolivia?

After seeing an uptick in 2015, the production of hydrocarbons in Bolivia has fallen ever since, which opens up new questions about whether the country can meet export commitments with Brazil and Argentina. Read this report to...

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Report - Nov 2018

Copper in Latin America: Great Expectations

The global copper market is facing a looming deficit that is expected to drive prices higher within a few years, a boon for existing operations that is also leading to a new drive in copper-focused mining investment in Latin America...

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Report - Nov 2018

Chile Launches New Institutions, Projects to Drive I...

Thanks to institutional advances and the extensive investment plan in infrastructure launched by the current administration of Sebastián Piñera, the Chilean model of public-private partnerships should start to be ...

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Report - Nov 2018

Can Latin America Sustain its Solar Surge?

Solar growth has been strong in the region's major markets Chile, Brazil and Mexico, but transmission constraints, a lack of financing and political and policy uncertainty may mean that the growth surge slows in the short term....

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Report - Nov 2018

A Silver Lining Within LatAm’s Cyberattack Cloud

Both developed and developing countries are at risk, and security breaches this year in Chile and Mexico have thrust the issue into the limelight - and sharpened the focus of policymakers, regulators and the private sector on the...

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Report - Oct 2018

Rising Air Traffic in LatAm Requires More and Better...

Latin America is set to triple its volume of air passenger traffic in 25 years. Current airport capacity is severely lacking and the region needs more than US$50 billion in new investment to meet demand through 2040. Read this report to ...

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Report - Oct 2018

Unlocking Infrastructure Investment and Financing in...

Some of the largest economies in Latin America are dusting off infrastructure megaprojects that had been put on hold due to the corruption scandal of Odebrecht or falling commodity prices in order to kick-start investments, improve compe...

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Report - Oct 2018

Jump-Starting the Agtech Scene in Latin America

Much as mining firms are building private mobile networks across their operations as the basis for IoT platforms, farmers can also reap benefits from deploying connectivity across their fields. Tech suppliers talk about connected farm ma...

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Report - Oct 2018

Chile’s Power Sector in Rapid Evolution

The energy sector in Chile is experiencing a profound process of transformation, which largely is in line with the process of energy transition that the planet is experiencing, although it also has its own characteristics.

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Report - Sep 2018

Will the New Hydrocarbons Law Turn Around the Peruvi...

There is a degree of confidence that the new hydorcarbons law to be debated shortly in Peru's congress will clear up some of the uncertainties that have slowed investment decisions. Along with the change in the regulatory framework, the ...

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Report - Sep 2018

Mining in Brazil: Breaking New Ground

A series of new regulations and rising global metals prices are set to spur investment in Brazil's mining sector. The result of the October presidential election should resolve current political uncertainty and speed up sector growth.

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Report - Sep 2018

AMLO's Plans for Mexico's Oil & Gas Sector

Mexico's president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) faces many challenges in the oil sector, such as how to increase production, fuel processing and reduce gasoline imports, without sacrificing exports, a valuable source of gover...

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Report - Sep 2018

Brazil: Infrastructure Key Topic in Uncertain Election

In Brazil around 7,000 infrastructure projects are stalled. Whoever wins the October elections will encounter numerous institutional, regulatory and budgetary challenges to get them moving. But what are the candidates saying about infras...

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Report - Aug 2018

Convergent Services in Argentina: Ironing Out the La...

Argentine telcos suffered more than a decade with their telephony prices frozen, and could well have got used to having to wait for legislative change. However, in the blink of an eye (relatively speaking) telcos have been authorized to ...

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Report - Aug 2018

AMLO: Friend or Foe for Mining in Mexico?

Mexico's left-wing president-elect Andrés López, or AMLO, will take the reins at a key moment for the country's mining industry, with a metals price-driven rebound beginning to gain traction. The Morena party leader's landslide election ...

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Report - Aug 2018

Bright Ideas? AMLO's Electric Power Plans

Mexico's president-elect has given out mixed signals for the electricity sector, while his pick for the head of state utility CFE has provoked surprise and controversy.

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Report - Aug 2018

How Peru’s Financial Services Industry Weathers Poli...

The Peruvian financial services industry is making a strong comeback this year despite major corruption scandals that led to the resignation of the country's president and the ousting of the justice minister. In this Intelligence Series ...

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Report - Aug 2018

Mining in Colombia: Fortune Favors the Bold

Colombia's president elect Iván Duque has pledged to cut corporate taxes, lessen bureaucracy and reduce legal uncertainty for foreign investors. This is positive news for mining as the country has large, untapped mineral resources that r...

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Report - Jul 2018

BigTech: The Coming Disruption of Latin America's Ba...

Not all disruptions are the same: while fintechs still depend on traditional banks and insurers for customer data and funding, tech giants such as Amazon, Facebook and Latin America's own MercadoLibre have deep pockets, are experts in da...

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Report - Aug 2018

New Investment Opportunities in Highways in Latin Am...

There are road opportunities in stable, mature markets with good investment climates, such as Colombia, Mexico and Chile today, but Peru, Ecuador, Paraguay and Argentina are also opening up with new projects and regulatory plans. Read th...

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Report - Aug 2018

Take Advantage: Newly Launched Investment Incentives...

Gas Energy Latin America (GELA) in this report for Business News Americas, analyzes and details the investment opportunities that could be realized in the next two to three years, based on the new incentives and privatization processes, ...

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Report - Jul 2018

Offshore Latin America: Activity is Up, Despite Poli...

Higher oil prices, greater efficiencies, and regulatory adjustments introduced in several countries are driving new investment in the offshore areas of the region. The epicenter of activity is in the Gulf of Mexico and in the Brazilian p...

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Report - Jul 2018

How Latin America’s Ad Industry is Going Digital

The advent of digital media has greatly increased segmentation of content, and hence segmentation of the consumers who view it. Our online activity leaves many clues as to what kinds of segment each one of us belongs to, and on platforms...

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Report - Jul 2018

Building the Backbone: LatAm’s Transmission Riddle

Transmission and distribution infrastructure expansion is vital to prevent bottlenecks and power generation project delays. This report looks at how progress is being made in the region's main markets and where opportunities...

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Report - Jul 2018

Ecuador Opening the Door to O&G Investment

Ecuador continues to move towards a more market-based approached in its oil sector. Read this report to find out about the OPEC nation's latest developments, and to get a sense of what is next....

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Report - Jun 2018

Will Mexico Adopt a More Statist Approach to Infrast...

The candidates for the Mexican presidency agreed that the fight against corruption and greater transparency in public procurement is the main challenge in the development of the infrastructure that the country needs. Read this report to ...

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Report - Jun 2018

Feeding Our Addiction to Video: Pay TV and OTT in La...

Thanks to the increasing number of means through which video content can be delivered to audiences, and the increasing number of screens in our lives, consultancies point to an increasing amount of time dedicated to viewing TV and...

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Report - Jun 2018

Mexico’s Banks on Standby Mode amid Electoral, Trade...

Weak economic growth and rising inflation, along with unease about the July 1 general election and Nafta negotiations, have slowed the pace of lending. In this Intelligence Series report, BNamericas takes an in-depth look at the...

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Report - Jun 2018

Mining in Peru: Putting the Pieces Together

Peru is one of the best places to invest in mining in Latin America with a stable legal framework, firm respect for private property and excellent geological potential. Political stability and rising metals prices are helping to boost in...

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Report - Jun 2018

Will Currency Crisis Derail Argentina’s Ambitious In...

Argentina's recent turn to the IMF for a credit line has cast doubts about the country's ability to stick to its plan of economic reform. How does this impact the country's massive infrastructure plan under the PPP...

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Report - Jun 2018

LatAm Wind Power on Track to Double Capacity in Next...

Wind power is booming in many parts of the region. Read this report to understand what's behind this growth, what the challenges are, where projects are getting built, new technologies and regulation, and what to expect in the...

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Report - Jun 2018

What Now for Venezuela and its Oil Sector?

After the recent election results in Venezuela securing another six years of the same government, one important question is, what happens to the failing oil sector in the country? Can we expect a new direction, or more of the same?...

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Report - Jun 2018

When ICT Bridges the Gap between Doctors and Patients

Tech vendor Infor notes that healthcare is becoming a consumer industry, with more and more options for patients, and service providers are turning increasingly to technology solutions to stand out from the crowd. While this may...

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Report - Jun 2018

Mining in Chile: Back to the Future

Higher copper prices and a new political outlook have brought optimism back to Chile's mining sector. This report outlines the new government's take on supporting investment and the country's growing project pipeline.

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Report - Jun 2018

LatAm M&A Slows in Year of Political Uncertainity

Mergers and acquisitions slowed during the first four months of the year in Latin America, suggesting uncertainty generated by the upcoming presidential elections in Mexico and Brazil. Read this report to get to the heart of what is...

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Report - Apr 2018

Iron Ore in Latin America: Projects Making a Cautiou...

Iron ore prices are somewhat more stable after the commodities down cycle, though they have not recovered as well as other base metals. Still, some Brazilian and Peruvian projects have been recently reactivated and are set to keep Latin ...

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Report - Apr 2018

Metro Projects on the Rise Throughout Latin America

There are about twenty major metro projects in Latin America, from Santo Domingo and San José in the north to Santiago in the south. These initiatives alone are worth US$30 billion. Read this report to understand the state of these massi...

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Report - Apr 2018

Banking in Brazil: Economic Growth Underpins Healthi...

Brazil's loan portfolio will sees its first expansion this year since 2014 as the country continues to rebound from the disastrous downturn of 2015 and 2016. The improvement of the labor market, a sharp decline in inflation and interest ...

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Report - Apr 2018

LNG in LatAm Gains Importance as Domestic Production...

Growth in LNG demand is a common trend across Latin America, but how countries are dealing with the need to ramp up imports and production, and the role played by exporters, presents opportunities and challenges.

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Report - Apr 2018

ICT Island-hopping: How the Caribbean is Harmonizing...

The presence of two large operator groups in the Caribbean, Digicel and Liberty Latin America, means more and more markets are being served by firms that can draw on technology and knowhow attained elsewhere...

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Report - Apr 2018

The Electric Power Sector in Macri’s Argentina

This report examines Argentine president Mauricio Macri's most important energy reforms, their impact on the electric power sector so far, and the challenges that lie ahead amid the broader reopening of the economy.

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Report - Mar 2018

Designing Resilient Infrastructure in Latin America

Natural disasters and climate change put pressure on budgets in infrastructure development. This report explores the cost of natural disasters on basic infrastructure in Latin America, and underlines what countries and companies are doin...

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Report - Mar 2018

Brazil’s Pre-Salt Comes of Age

Brazil's deepsea pre-salt area, along with Argentina's Vaca Muerta, is the most talked about oil and gas deposit in Latin America. This report explores a new series of pre-salt oil rounds in Brazil, along with regulatory changes in its o...

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Report - Mar 2018

Zinc in Latin America: Strong Prices Driving New Wav...

Zinc prices have finally rebounded after a long downturn, surging 38% in 2017 to their highest annual average in a decade. The turnaround is driving investment in zinc projects in Latin America, with stalled greenfields being reactivated...

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Report - Mar 2018

Banking in Peru: Recovery Underway, but Politics Rai...

The performance of the Peruvian banking system has moved in line with economic growth. The loan portfolio is recovering part of the pace lost in the last two years and profitability levels at the main banks remain healthy. However, polit...

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Report - Mar 2018

The LatAm Startup Ecosystem: Much More than Slick Pi...

In recent months there has been an uptick in Latin American startup acceleration programs launched by corporations from verticals outside the tech world.

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Report - Mar 2018

The Future of Hydropower in Latin America

This report examines current trends in the regional hydropower sector and attempts to understand the evolving role of Latin America's premier source of electricity.

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Report - Feb 2018

Oil and Gas in Argentina: Production Slowing, but In...

Oil production continues to fall in Argentina, but natural gas production is doing a little better. The current government is pinning its hopes on the Vaca Muerta formation, and it is also launching an offshore round. Read this report fo...

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Report - Feb 2018

Colombia Makes Renewables Push

Colombia is looking to diversify its hydro-centric matrix. Read this report to learn about all the many changes in the Colombian energy system, and what to look for in the years ahead.

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Report - Feb 2018

Telecom Infrastructure in Perspective

A quick search of our story archive using the term "fiber" reveals 17 stories in January alone about operators or governments making announcements relating to new projects. The same search for January 2017 reveals eight such stories Simi...

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Report - Feb 2018

Pension Systems Under Fire: The Reform Debate in Bra...

Quick demographic change - the number of people aged 60 or older will exceed for the first time that of children and adolescents under 15 in 2036, according to ECLAC - and the high rates of informality in the labor market in Latin Americ...

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Report - Feb 2018

Venezuela: Last Jewel in the Global Mining Crown?

Nationalization, asset seizures and non-payment of arbitration claims under President Nicolás Maduro have made Venezuela a toxic environment for mining investment. But multinationals continue to circle, attracted by the country's enormou...

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Report - Feb 2018

In Colombia, Candidates for Presidency Promise World...

Colombia has been lauded for its 4G highway program, but recently has come under fire for corruption in its infrastructure sector. Read this report to understand the state of Colombia's infrastructure, and to get a sense of what candidat...

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Report - Jan 2018

White-Gold Rush: South America’s Lithium Triangle

BNamericas' January edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "White-Gold Rush: South America’s Lithium Triangle".

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Report - Jan 2018

The Impact of the Odebrecht Scandal on Peru’s Massiv...

BNamericas' January edition of the Infrastructure report titled "The Impact of the Odebrecht Scandal on Peru’s Massive Infrastructure Plan".

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Report - Jan 2018

Argentina’s Banking and Insurance Industries in Reco...

BNamericas' January edition of the Banking report titled "Argentina’s Banking and Insurance Industries in Recovery".

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Report - Jan 2018

Battery Storage in Latin America: The Next Big Thing?

BNamericas' January edition of the Electric Power report titled "Battery Storage in Latin America: The Next Big Thing?".

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Report - Jan 2018

Oil and Gas in Colombia: Better Times Ahead

BNamericas' January edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Oil and Gas in Colombia: Better Times Ahead".

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Report - Jan 2018

Wi-Fi and Small Cells Prepare the Path to 5G

BNamericas' January edition of the ICT report titled "Wi-Fi and Small Cells Prepare the Path to 5G".

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Report - Jan 2018

Banking Survey 2018

BNamericas' January edition of the Banking report titled "Banking Survey 2018".

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Report - Jan 2018

Oil & Gas Survey 2018

BNamericas' January edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Oil & Gas Survey 2018".

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Report - Jan 2018

Mining Survey 2018

BNamericas' January edition of the Mining and Metals report titled "Mining Survey 2018".

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Report - Jan 2018

Infrastructure Survey 2018

BNamericas' January edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Infrastructure Survey 2018".

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Report - Jan 2018

ICT Survey 2018

BNamericas' January edition of the ICT report titled "ICT Survey 2018".

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Report - Jan 2018

Electric Power Survey 2018

BNamericas' January edition of the Electric Power report titled "Electric Power Survey 2018".

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Report - Oct 2017

In Chile, New Government Will Face Challenges to Boo...

BNamericas' July edition of the Infrastructure report titled "In Chile, New Government Will Face Challenges to Boost Infra Investment".

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Report - Oct 2017

Peru Maps ICT Path to Match Peers Down

BNamericas' October edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Peru Maps ICT Path to Match Peers Down".

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Report - Oct 2017

Mining in Mexico: First Steps on the Road to Recovery

BNamericas' October edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Mining in Mexico: First Steps on the Road to Recovery".

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Report - Oct 2017

Refining in Latin America: Fuel Imports on the Rise

BNamericas' October edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Refining in Latin America: Fuel Imports on the Rise".

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Report - Oct 2017

Brazil's Power Sector: Can Reforms Take Hold?

BNamericas' October edition of the Electric Power report titled "Brazil's Power Sector: Can Reforms Take Hold?".

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Report - Sep 2017

Offshore: Slump Ending, Investment Returns

BNamericas' September edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Offshore: Slump Ending, Investment Returns".

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Report - Sep 2017

Mining in Brazil: Recovery Underway but Political Te...

BNamericas' September edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Mining in Brazil: Recovery Underway but Political Tensions Still Simmer".

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Report - Sep 2017

Latin American Ports: Opportunities Amid Economic Sl...

BNamericas' September edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Latin American Ports: Opportunities Amid Economic Slowdown".

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Report - Sep 2017

Colombia ICT: On a Roll

BNamericas' September edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Colombia ICT: On a Roll".

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Report - Sep 2017

What’s Next for Chile’s Power Sector

BNamericas' September edition of the Electric Power report titled "What’s Next for Chile’s Power Sector".

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Report - Aug 2017

Oil and Gas in Peru: No Turnaround in Sight

BNamericas' August edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Oil and Gas in Peru: No Turnaround in Sight".

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Report - Aug 2017

Junior Mining: Light in the Tunnel or Another False ...

BNamericas' August edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Junior Mining: Light in the Tunnel or Another False Start?".

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Report - Aug 2017

Ecuador’s New Government Seeks Private Investment in...

BNamericas' August edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Ecuador’s New Government Seeks Private Investment in Transport Infrastructure".

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Report - Aug 2017

Cloud Services: Hybrid in More Ways than One

BNamericas' August edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Cloud Services: Hybrid in More Ways than One".

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Report - Aug 2017

Solar Power in Latin America: New Markets Take Shape

BNamericas' August edition of the Electric Power report titled "Solar Power in Latin America: New Markets Take Shape".

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Report - Jul 2017

Mexico Continues Process of Change in its Oil Sector

BNamericas' July edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Mexico Continues Process of Change in its Oil Sector".

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Report - Jul 2017

Mining in Colombia: Land of Opportunity or Pandora’s...

BNamericas' July edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Mining in Colombia: Land of Opportunity or Pandora’s Box?".

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Report - Jul 2017

Social Infrastructure in LatAm and Private Participa...

BNamericas' July edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Social Infrastructure in LatAm and Private Participation".

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Report - Jul 2017

How Chile is Working to Make ICT a Way of Life

BNamericas' July edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "How Chile is Working to Make ICT a Way of Life".

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Report - Jul 2017

Mexican Power Sector: A Market in Transition

BNamericas' July edition of the Electric Power report titled "Mexican Power Sector: A Market in Transition".

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Report - Jun 2017

Ecuador’s Oil Sector Seeks Results

BNamericas' June edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Ecuador’s Oil Sector Seeks Results".

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Report - Jun 2017

Mining in Chile: Positioning for Recovery

BNamericas' June edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Mining in Chile: Positioning for Recovery".

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Report - Jun 2017

Mexico Shores up PPP Model to Boost Infrastructure

BNamericas' June edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Mexico Shores up PPP Model to Boost Infrastructure".

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Report - Jun 2017

Mexico Telecom Reform: Herding Cats Requires Patience

BNamericas' June edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Mexico Telecom Reform: Herding Cats Requires Patience".

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Report - Jun 2017

The Perils of Plenty in Peru’s Electricity Sector

BNamericas' June edition of the Electric Power report titled "The Perils of Plenty in Peru’s Electricity Sector".

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Report - Jun 2017

LatAm M&As on the Rise

BNamericas' June edition of the Banking report titled "LatAm M&As on the Rise".

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Report - May 2017

Oil Prices, Corruption Impact Construction of Pipeli...

BNamericas' May edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Oil Prices, Corruption Impact Construction of Pipelines in Latin America".

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Report - May 2017

Mining in Peru: Prices, Politics and Communities Cha...

BNamericas' May edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Mining in Peru: Prices, Politics and Communities Challenge".

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Report - May 2017

Argentina Infrastructure Attracts New Interest

BNamericas' May edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Argentina Infrastructure Attracts New Interest".

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Report - May 2017

Pay TV in Latin America: Chasing Versatility

BNamericas' May edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Pay TV in Latin America: Chasing Versatility".

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Report - May 2017

Power Transmission: Connecting Latin America’s Evolv...

BNamericas' May edition of the Electric Power report titled "Power Transmission: Connecting Latin America’s Evolving Grids".

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Report - May 2017

Banks in Brazil: On the Mend

BNamericas' May edition of the Banking report titled "Banks in Brazil: On the Mend".

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Report - Apr 2017

Brazil’s Oil and Gas Revamp: A New Dawn?

BNamericas' April edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Brazil’s Oil and Gas Revamp: A New Dawn?".

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Report - Apr 2017

Copper in Latin America: Optimism Is Back, But Is In...

BNamericas' April edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Copper in Latin America: Optimism Is Back, But Is Investment?".

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Report - Apr 2017

Brazil Looks to new PPP Model to Revive Infrastructu...

BNamericas' April edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Brazil Looks to new PPP Model to Revive Infrastructure Investments".

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Report - Apr 2017

Brazil: Telecom Market Reform Inches Closer

BNamericas' April edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Brazil: Telecom Market Reform Inches Closer".

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Report - Apr 2017

Get in while you can: The time for Argentine Renewab...

BNamericas' April edition of the Electric Power report titled "Get in while you can: The time for Argentine Renewables is Now".

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Report - Apr 2017

LatAm Bond Markets: Navigating Volatile Waters

BNamericas' April edition of the Banking report titled "LatAm Bond Markets: Navigating Volatile Waters".

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Report - Mar 2017

Oil in Venezuela: A New Pragmatism?

BNamericas' March edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Oil in Venezuela: A New Pragmatism?".

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Report - Mar 2017

Mining in Argentina: Preparing for Takeoff

BNamericas' March edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Mining in Argentina: Preparing for Takeoff".

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Report - Mar 2017

Major Metro Projects eye PPP Models

BNamericas' March edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Major Metro Projects eye PPP Models".

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Report - Mar 2017

Argentina: Finally, Wheels are in Motion

BNamericas' March edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Argentina: Finally, Wheels are in Motion".

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Report - Mar 2017

Natural Gas on Latin American Power Grids

BNamericas' March edition of the Electric Power report titled "Natural Gas on Latin American Power Grids".

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Report - Mar 2017

Argentina’s Banks Face New Reality

BNamericas' March edition of the Banking report titled "Argentina’s Banks Face New Reality".

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Report - Feb 2017

An Update on the Argentine Shale Gas Story

BNamericas' February edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "An Update on the Argentine Shale Gas Story".

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Report - Feb 2017

Water in Latin America: Scarcity in the Face of Abun...

BNamericas' February edition of the Infrastructure report titled "Water in Latin America: Scarcity in the Face of Abundance".

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Report - Feb 2017

New Insurance Lines in Latin America

BNamericas' February edition of the Banking report titled "New Insurance Lines in Latin America".

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Report - Feb 2017

Wind Power Keeps Growing in LatAm despite Economic Woes

BNamericas' February edition of the Electric Power report titled "Wind Power Keeps Growing in LatAm despite Economic Woes".

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Report - Feb 2017

Gold Mining in Latin America: Time to Return to Growth?

BNamericas' February edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Gold Mining in Latin America: Time to Return to Growth?".

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Report - Feb 2017

In Search of the MVNO Magic Formula

BNamericas' February edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "In Search of the MVNO Magic Formula".

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Report - Jan 2017

The Impact of President Trump on the Mexican Economy

BNamericas' January edition of the Banking report titled "The Impact of President Trump on the Mexican Economy".

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Report - Jan 2017

Colombia Halts Oil Decline, but Challenges Persist

BNamericas' January edition of the Oil & Gas report titled "Colombia Halts Oil Decline, but Challenges Persist".

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Report - Jan 2017

Can Renewables Gain a Foothold in Colombia's Power S...

BNamericas' January edition of the Electric Power report titled "Can Renewables Gain a Foothold in Colombia's Power Sector?".

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Report - Jan 2017

New Airports, Expansions Abound in the Face of Growi...

BNamericas' January edition of the Infrastructure report titled "New Airports, Expansions Abound in the Face of Growing Air Traffic".

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Report - Jan 2017

Mining in Ecuador: A New Dawn

BNamericas' January edition of the Mining & Metals report titled "Mining in Ecuador: A New Dawn".

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Report - Jan 2017

Data Analytics: New Tools, New Horizons

BNamericas' January edition of the Information and Communications Technology report titled "Data Analytics: New Tools, New Horizons".

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