INSIDE COLOMBIA, THE STOCK MARKET VISIT THE NY AND LONDON MARKETS
The Colombia Stock Exchange, Deceval, Citi bank Colombia, members of government and Colombian business executives are in New York and London.
This is to show the performance of the Colombian domestic market to attract more foreign investors who have active interest in emerging markets.
The objective is clear: to show inside and outside the local stock market opportunities. For instance "Last year, emissions reached 13 billion pesos, with eight primary issues of shares.
Juan Pablo Cordoba, chairman of the BVC, noted that the local market should work to attract more foreign portfolio investment, which in 2009 accounted for 4 percent of the negotiations and last year 7.5%.
Local market is attractive to investors due to its remarkable growth, which makes it the second most interesting of the region, after Brazil.