Election years and upcoming Government administrations renew hopes of materialising long-awaited reforms in tax, labour, energy, infrastructure and other strategic sectors. Last year has left us with a number of accomplishments that have moved the country in this direction although it is still falling behind of what it is required.
With a burgeoning economy, Mexico appears to be the new destination
for foreign firms, especially those from the US. Although traditionally
the market has had a handful of foreign operators such as White &
Case, Baker & McKenzie and Jones Day, who have gained decent market
shares, there now seems to be a fresh influx....
CONTEXT AND TRENDS
From chairing the G20 Summit to holding a national election, Mexico has constantly been under the spotlight in 2012.
As Latin America's second-largest economy, the country is starting to witness a greater maturity in its capital markets....
CONTEXT AND TRENDSMexican attorneys report a wide range of transactions in the M&A sector, with one noting: "The volume and range of values is really wide both last year and this." Industries like aviation, mining, car manufacturing and real estate continue to grow and pull the country's economy forward....