Santander Sees the Future in Argentina, Brazil, Latin America

Patrick Archer foreign investment, franchises, visionaries

If you had any doubts about where the smart money is moving globally, you might want to take a look at Grupo Santander, the largest bank in the Euro-zone and one of the largest banks in the world. In recent interviews with everyone from Bloomberg to El Pai­s, Santander officials are understandably bullish on Argentina, Brazil and Latin America in general…so …

Housing IPO Highlights Pent-up Real Estate Demand in Argentina

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate

It’s been almost two years since the Argentina stock exchange celebrated an IPO, but local homebuilder TGLT is ready to end the BA Bolsa’s offering drought. The Wall Street Journal’s Matthew Cowley reports, “TGLT plans to raise between $50 million and $70 million from an initial public offering of shares, equivalent to about 30% of the company’s total capital. About …