The CEO for Mexico of Barclays Bank, Raúl Martínez Ostos, told CNN Expansion that the Mexican energy reform will have “the same multiplier effect as the North American Free Trade Area for the country’s economy.” The statement came as Barclays, as well as Bank of America, plans to increase their investments in Mexico, especially in projects related with the energy sector.

The effects of the Mexican energy reform and its opportunities will be discussed at the 2nd Mexico Gas Summit in San Antonio, TX, on April 13 and 14. Mexican energy authorities and regulators, including David Madero from Cenagas and Dr. Edgar Rangel-German from CNH, as well as CEOs and specialists from both sides of the border will lead the discussions at the Summit. For more information, visit www.mexicogassummit.com.