Features - Deals of the year - Tech and telecoms illustrate the ups and downs of 2000 - Market volatility in 2000 was remarkable, but so were the efforts of issuers to get their deals done.
SECURITIZATION - Mexico set for takeoff - Fundamentals point to a rapid expansion of the Mexican MBS market. The next stage should see foreign investors cementing its growth.
Latin America - Investors get a taste for local debt - There's no value left in dollar-denominated bonds, so local-currency debt is the hot new play. It could soon be an asset class in its own right.