Director, Client Coverage, Latin America, S&P Dow Jones Indices
Manuel A. González is Senior Director, Client Coverage at S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) for the northern cone of Latin America. With more than 30 years of experience in financial markets, Manuel heads up business activities in the region, with the goal of promoting the use of equity and fixed income indices as benchmarks or with financial products. Manuel has also worked in the development of partnerships with stock exchanges in the region.
Previously, Manuel worked as Global Director at Proveedor Integral de Precios (PiP), where he was responsible for the assessment and development of business activities in Central and South America. In addition, Manuel participated in the launch of the fixed income index series called Dow Jones LATixx, which was the basis for the first sovereign debt ETFs created in Latin America. He also worked at Merrill Lynch Mexico as Vice President of Operations, Systems and Technology, and at SD Indeval, part of BMV Group, as Global Custody Director.Manuel has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and a master’s degree in senior management from IPADE.
S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) and BMV recently launched the long-awaited S&P/BMV Total Mexico ESG Index to great fanfare. The Mexican equities market is in the early stages of exploring ESG-related concepts, from sustainable assessments at the issuers’ level to sustainable investments for asset owners, asset managers, and regulators. The S&P/BMV Total Mexico ESG…
- Categories Equities, ESG, Thematics
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What does it mean when we talk about dividends? When a company pays dividends, it shows that it is generating enough flow and profits, and that it seeks to generate an additional flow to its shareholders. In May 2016, S&P DJI published a research paper entitled “Exploring Liquidity and Dividends in Peru.” This report identified…