Mexico is a market offering enormous business opportunities. It has the largest economy of Spanish America, the second largest of Latin America and the third of all the Americas, only smaller than that of the United States and Brazil. Mexico is ranked among the top 20 countries of the world even though it is a developing country.
As a result, the Mexican financial sector is in marked development, constant change and innovation. Hybrids such as CKD’s and FIBRAS or CERPIS are currently being traded on the Mexican Stock Market, the country’s main equity market. The recent economic opening, including the energy sector, has attracted large investments.
The stock market is a necessary tool along with traditional credit for the growth of and investments in Mexican companies. Besides the natural market advantages, trading equity on institutional markets enjoys interesting tax benefits. The stock market is also the best way to raise capital from institutional investors such as Retirement Savings Companies (AFORES).
Andersen Tax & Legal is an expert in advising issuing companies, investment funds and underwriters in initial public offerings, placement programs, secondary offers, global issuances, public acquisition offers as well as securities compliance.