March 18 (Reuters) - Fitch
* Fitch: Global Banks' latin american exit to continue
* Banks' departures will go on as they attempt to improve return on capital by changing strategies,lowering exposure to risk presented in some latin american markets
* "we expect operating and economic environment for banks in Argentina, Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador and Venezuela to further deteriorate"
* Exodus of global banks seems to be more definitive and not driven solely by economic cycle Source text for Eikon: