MIAMI, FL, October 10, 2018–The XVI Latin American Leasing Conference Nov. 7-8 in Miami will cover the impact of rising interest rates, geopolitical changes and industry developments on equipment finance in Mexico and countries in Central America, South America and the Caribbean.

The Alta Group Latin American Region (LAR), which coordinates the conference, will also release some advance highlights of its annual report on equipment leasing trends in the region, noted Alta LAR CEO Rafael Castillo-Triana.

The event draws investors, directors and managers of leasing companies with interests or operations in Latin America. In keeping with the event theme, “2019: Apocalypses or Genesis,” the program will look at expectations for the year ahead. An opening session will include an analysis and debate on portfolio quality. This will be followed by sessions concerning originations and capital markets. Other topics will include managed services, fintech and the new accounting standards. See the full agenda in both English and Spanish at

The conference will be followed Nov. 9 by a digital forum and legal forum. All three events will be held at the Intercontinental at Doral Miami.

About The Alta Group

The Alta Group is the leading global consultancy dedicated exclusively to the business of equipment leasing and asset finance. Since 1992, Alta has represented equipment leasing and finance companies, financial institutions, manufacturers and service providers, offering counsel on strategy and competitive alignment, expertise in global market entry, vendor and captive finance, professional development, legal services, asset management, mergers and acquisitions, and digital business transformations. For information on the group’s services in the United States and Canada, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, China, and Asia Pacific, visit and follow on Twitter @thealtagroupllc.


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