IBA Mergers and Acquisitions in Latin America

March 15 - 17, 2017
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Patrick Brown spoke on a panel titled “Overview of the M&A market in Latin America” on March 16 as part of the International Bar Association conference Mergers and Acquisitions in Latin America: New opportunities in a changing scenario, which took place from March 15 to 17 at the Sheraton Buenos Aires Hotel & Convention Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Patrick considered questions including competition for capital with respect to infrastructure investments and the effects of uncertainties around the future of globalism on cross-border M&A.

On March 15, Patrick gave a presentation to Comité de Abogados de Bancos de Argentina, a group of in-house counsel of local and international banks doing business in Argentina, as well as lawyers from Argentine law firms, titled “Global Capital Market Trends: Challenges and Opportunities for Argentine Issuers” regarding developments in capital markets, including macro trends in global capital markets as well as recent developments and trends in the U.S. capital markets, among others.