Energy and Infrastructure: Latin America (2013) e-book

All chapters from IFLR1000's latest guide are available to view in e-book format

Editor’s introduction

2012: A statistical review

An overview of the market by numbers shows that the mining sector continues to drive growth

The promise of a resource rich region

Clovis Torres, General Counsel of Vale, discusses the challenges involved in developing projects in Latin America

International firms

Law Firm Rankings; Law Firm Briefings; Leading Lawyers

Argentina and beyond: a time for reform

Diogo Figueiroa, Head of Trade Finance at Espirito Santo Bank, speaks to IFLR1000 about the need for regulatory reform across the region

Argentina

Law Firm Rankings; Law Firm Briefings; Leading Lawyers

Brazil: navigating regulatory complexities

Ike Gbadegesin Adeyemi, Group Legal at BHP Billiton, shares her experience of working with law firms in the region

Recent developments and financing outlook in the Brazilian upstream oil and gas sector

Rafael Baleroni and Maurício Teixeira dos Santos of Souza Cescon Barrieu & Flesch explain why reserve based lending and other project finance structures are on the increase

Shipping & Ports in Brazil

Claudia Elena Bonelli and Pedro Dittrich of TozziniFreire Advogados review growth opportunities in the shipping and ports sectors

Brazil

Law Firm Rankings; Law Firm Briefings; Leading Lawyers

Chile

Law Firm Rankings; Law Firm Briefings; Leading Lawyers

Towards a second generation of energy reform

Juan Carlos Serra and Fernando Ortiz of Basham Ringe y Correa, Mexico City, analyse the lessons that can be learned from energy reform in Argentina, Brazil and Colombia

Mexico

Law Firm Rankings; Law Firm Briefings; Leading Lawyers

Colombia: tapping potential and battling bureaucracy

Robert G Carrington, President of the Colombian Mines Corporation, shares his perspective on the Colombian mining industry

ABCs of project finance in Panama

Estif Aparicio and Cecilio Castillero of Arias Fábrega & Fábrega (ARIFA), review the structure of project finance deals in Panama

Other jurisdictions

Law Firm Rankings; Law Firm Briefings; Leading Lawyers

Featured jurisdictions include: Bolivia; Cayman Islands; Colombia; Costa Rica; Dominican Republic; Ecuador; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama; Peru; Uruguay; Venezuela

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