BTG Pactual replaces Esteves as chief

Andre Esteves, Chairman & CEO of BTG Pactual talks during an interview with journalists of the Financial Times, in Sao Paulo July 22, 2014.
©Manu Correia

Brazilian investment bank distances itself from billionaire

Prat-Gay asked to rework his magic

Fathoming Argentine economic woes is added challenge

Brazil targets BHP and Vale in dam suit

Samarco and shareholders face R$20bn-plus damages

Joe Cummings illustration

Mauricio Macri, Argentina’s new president

The honeymoon period following victory will be brief, write John Paul Rathbone and Benedict Mander

New arrests deepen Brazil’s Petrobras probe

Inquiry moves into world of Brazilian high finance

Nicaragua’s $50bn canal plan delayed

China-led project’s leaders insist funding not a problem

BTG warned of possible ratings downgrade

Fitch and Moody’s put bank under review after Esteves arrest

Migrant children stoke US border fears

Number of unaccompanied children from Mexico rises

Billionaire arrest widens Petrobras probe

Esteves was face of Brazilian finance during boom years

Alfonso Prat-Gay

Prat-Gay named Argentina finance minister

Mauricio Macri chooses ex banker to help reinvigorate economy

Brazil’s shoppers turn to discounters

Hybrid wholesale/retailers gain appeal as recession bites

Macri difference will go beyond Argentina

His victory shows change is possible through the ballot box, writes Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez

Brazil bank chief held in Petrobras probe

‘Car wash’ corruption case widens with arrest of ruling party senator

Macri faces battle with central bank

Order for Argentine banks to sell dollar assets goes to heart of problem

President Macri faces a tough task in Argentina

The new leader must try to reject the damaging Peronist legacy

Macri vows new economic order in Argentina

Centre-right leader inherits high inflation and dwindling foreign reserves

Macri to urge Mercosur to bar Venezuela

Criticism of Caracas signals change of allegiance in Argentina

Who is Mauricio Macri?

New leader seen to pursue less protectionist economic policy

Macri’s choice: shock treatment or gradual change

Latin America’s pink tide ebbs further with election victory

Mauricio Macri triumphs in Argentina

Buenos Aires mayor wins Sunday’s presidential elections


Sign up to LatAm Viva, the FT's weekly briefing on Latin America.

Sign up now