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Bloomberg Hosts Latin America Investing Conference

April 19, 2012

New York — On April 26, the Bloomberg Latin America Investing
Conference will give global investors insight into opportunities
throughout Latin America and take an in-depth look at strategies
for foreign investors in Brazil, Mexico and the Andean
countries. The program will also address risks for investors in
light of Argentina’s recent seizure of natural-gas producer YPF
Gas SA.

To be held in New York City at New World Stages, topics at the
conference will include debt strategies, including how the
European debt crisis is impacting Latin America, the outlook for
growth and inflation throughout the region, the future of energy
and China’s influence in this sector, opportunities in private
equity and M&A, how to assess the evolving political
environment, currency strategies, and how investors are
allocating their portfolios to Latin America.

Key speakers include:

-Nicolas Aguzin, CEO, Latin America, JPMorgan

-Ernesto Araújo, Embassy of Brazil

-Federico Carballo, Copernico Capital Partners, LLC

-David Gruppo, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ

-Anthony S. Harrington, President and CEO, Albright Stonebridge
Group LLC; Former U.S. Ambassador Brazil

-Ricardo Lacerda, Founding Partner and CEO, BR Partners

-William M. Landers, Blackrock Latin America Fund

-Marcela Meirelles, Latin America Sovereign Research, TCW

-Scott Piper, Head of Investments, LatAm, Equities, Itaú Asset

-Alberto M. Ramos, Goldman, Sachs & Co.

-William R. Rhodes, Former Senior Vice Chairman, Citigroup,
Inc.; Author, Banker to the World: Leadership Lessons from the
Front Lines of Global Finance

-Susan Segal, Americas Society Council of the Americas

-Alvaro Uribe Velez, Former President of Colombia

-Cate Ambrose, President and Executive Director, Latin American
Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (LAVCA)

-Fernando Fabre, President, Endeavor Global

This event is sponsored by Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Itaú
and Grant Thornton LLP.

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