The Latin American Integrated Market (MILA)
could be a huge opportunity for companies in the region, but it
will rely on regulators’ determination to
cooperate. Juan Pablo Córdoba Garcés, chief
executive of Colombia’s securities exchange
discusses the progress that has been made
Over the last decade Colombia has seen an immense
transformation. The country's economy has grown, investment in
infrastructure and power have taken off and foreign investors
are excited about the opportunities the jurisdiction offers.
Regional integration has been a clear part of the success.
Colombia is working closely with its neighbours to increase
regional cross border deals.
The creation of the integrated stock exchange between
Colombia, Chile, Mexico and Peru, called MILA, has pushed this
collaboration further. As these initiatives grow opportunities
for investors and companies are expected to develop further
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