Latin American strength. Global reach.

We are a bank like no other in Latin America. Our global presence gives you access to more markets… and more opportunities. As Canada’s international bank, our reach expands to the U.S., Mexico, Latin America, Central America and the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia Pacific. With over 185 years of history, we are relentlessly committed to your business and your success. And with over 50 years in Latin America, we have the local expertise and on-the-ground presence to help you succeed at home as well. We deliver the insight, the experience, and the passion you demand where and when your business needs it.

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Bloomberg: Supporting the Latin American Infrastructure Sector

Scotiabank’s Marc Chouchani, Managing Director, Infrastructure, Power & Utilities, Latin America and Caribbean, and Udi Margulies, Managing Director and Head of Latin American Investment Banking, discuss Scotiabank’s ability to provide strategic advice on infrastructure investments, bringing local understanding and global expertise in structuring complex transactions.


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Bloomberg: Bringing Latin America to the World – and the World to Latin America

Latin America, and in particular the Pacific Alliance countries of Mexico, Chile, Peru and Colombia, remain a primary focus for Scotiabank - a second home market. In discussion with Scotiabank’s James Neate, Executive Vice President of International Corporate and Commercial Banking, Bloomberg Markets explores the Bank’s focus in the region and its unique capacity to provide innovative local and global solutions.

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Providing global coverage and expertise with a local presence and know-how is the real power of our franchise."



James Neate, Executive Vice President of International Corporate and Commercial Banking, Scotiabank

Scotiabank is ranked #1 in Bloomberg’s Bookrunner League Table for Syndicated Loans in Latin America1



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We are your ideal global banking partner, positioned to help you seize opportunities. Whether your focus is local, regional, or global, we enable you to conduct business seamlessly across borders.


Global Capabilities (45K)


We offer:

  • Deep expertise in the Pacific Alliance countries of Mexico, Chile, Peru and Colombia
  • On-the-ground presence in more than 30 countries across Latin America
  • Global connectivity in 48 countries around the world
  • Financing, advisory, and risk management solutions, combined with efficient access to capital markets globally
  • Industry expertise and insight – in local and global markets

But what we truly offer can’t be summed up in a few lines. We deliver commitment, passion, drive, and a 185-year legacy across the globe.


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DCM - Peru

US$550,000,000

5.625% Senior Notes due 2027

Joint Bookrunner


April 2017

DCM - Mexico

MXN 3,450,000,000

MTN

Joint Bookrunner

March 2017

M&A Global - Peru

Glencore has sold a precious metals stream from its Antapaccay mine to Franco-Nevada

US$500,000,000

Financial Advisor

February 2016

M&A Global - Peru

BVL sold a minority stake to BM&F Bovespa

Financial Advisor

2017

Lending - Chile

US$400,000,000

Committed RCF to Inversiones CMPC

Lead Arranger and Bookrunner

March 2017

DCM - Mexico

MXN 3,000,000,000

ABS

Joint Bookrunner

April 2017

DCM - Mexico

MXN 1,100,000,000

MTN

Joint Bookrunner

July 2016

Lending - Colombia

US$425,000,000

COP525,000,000,000

Dual Currency Term Loan Facilities

Bookrunner, Lead Arranger

September 2016

M&A Global - Brazil

Vale has sold 25% of gold production from its Salobo copper mine to Silver Wheaton for

US$823,000,000

Financial Advisor

August 2016

DCM - Chile

US$350,000,000

3.875% Senior Notes due 2029

Joint Bookrunner

July 2016

DCM - Peru

US$550,000,000

5.625% Senior Notes due 2027

Joint Bookrunner


April 2017

DCM - Mexico

US$567,000,000,000

Senior Secured Notes & Term Loan/Sole Financial Advisor, Joint Bookrunner and Joint Lead Arranger/Bookrunner

January 2017

M&A Global - Peru

Glencore has sold a precious metals stream from its Antapaccay mine to Franco-Nevada

US$500,000,000

Financial Advisor

February 2016

M&A Global - Peru

BVL sold a minority stake to BM&F Bovespa

Financial Advisor

2017

Lending - Chile

US$400,000,000

Committed RCF to Inversiones CMPC

Lead Arranger and Bookrunner

March 2017

DCM - Mexico

MXN 1,500,000,000

ABS

Joint Bookrunner

April 2017

DCM - Mexico

MXN 1,100,000,000

MTN

Joint Bookrunner

July 2016

Lending - Colombia

US$425,000,000

COP525,000,000,000

Dual Currency Term Loan Facilities

Bookrunner, Lead Arranger

September 2016

M&A Global - Brazil

Vale has sold 25% of gold production from its Salobo copper mine to Silver Wheaton for

US$823,000,000

Financial Advisor

August 2016

DCM - Chile

US$350,000,000

3.875% Senior Notes due 2029

Joint Bookrunner

July 2016

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March
5-8, 2017

Toronto, Canada

PDAC - Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada

March
13-14, 2017

Miami, USA

Latin American Energy & Infrastructure Finance Forum

May
23, 2017

Santiago, Chile

Bonds, Loans & Derivatives Chile

May
23-25, 2017

Mexico City, Mexico

Scotiabank Energy & Infrastructure Forum

June
8, 2017

Cartagena, Colombia

11th Andean Finance & Investment Forum

Sept
4-8, 2017

Lima, Peru

Peru Forecast Summit

Sept
21, 2017

Mexico City, Mexico

Bonds, Loans & Derivatives Mexico

Sept
21-22, 2017

Monterrey, Mexico

The 10th Infrastructure & Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit