Brazil Experts Discuss Economic and Investment Opportunities at NYSSA Conference

  Brazil Experts Discuss Economic and Investment Opportunities at NYSSA

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- May 01, 2012

Senior executives from Brazilian public companies in the energy, water, and
mining industries will discuss their companies’ economic position at NYSSA’s
Investing in Brazil Conference on May 17, 2012.

Brazil has been one of the fastest growing emerging markets in recent years.
Many still see growth opportunities in Brazil’s mining, energy, and
agriculture sectors. Infrastructure presents another opportunity. With the
2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympics being held in the country, many companies
in the communications and tourism industries stand to reap the rewards.

The conference will begin with an overview of economic and investment
opportunities in Brazil by regional expert Audrey H. Kaplan, senior vice
president at Federated Investors, Inc., followed by presentations from some of
the country’s leading publicly traded companies. Attendees will learn
firsthand about investment opportunities in Brazil and have the unique chance
to personally meet senior executives from some of the country’s biggest and
fastest growing companies.

Senior-level executives from the following companies will present to

  *Companhia Energética de Minas Gerais (Cemig) (NYSE: CIG, CIG.C)
  *MBAC Fertilizer Corp (TSE: MBC)
  *Petrobras (NYSE: PBR/PBR.A)

The Investing in Brazil Conference will be held May 17, 2012 from 8:30
a.m.–12:40 p.m. The conference location is 1540 Broadway, Suite 1010, New
York, NY 10036.

Please visit for a detailed event description and
registration information.

Follow this NYSSA event on Twitter (@NYSSA_Feed and hashtag #NYSSABrazil).

There is no charge for press with credentials.


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investment community. NYSSA’s mission is to promote best practices and the
highest professional and ethical standards in the industry. With 10,000
members, NYSSA is the largest of the 135 societies worldwide that make up CFA
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Shauntay Jones, 212-541-4530
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