Economy & Policy

Earthquakes spare aftershocks on Mexican economy

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Politics

The two earthquakes that shook Mexico are not expected to unsettle the economy. Rather, a short-term surge in retail sales and the rebuilding efforts could provide a boos...

Regulators put fintech regulations into place in Latin America

Politics Economy & Policy Brazil

The radical evolution of the financial system is catching supervisors on the back foot. How they respond will determine whether technology becomes a force for development...

Sao Paulo government courts European investors

Debenture Economy & Policy Fixed Income

State government representatives market an infrastructure concession opportunity

S&P upgrades Argentina

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Economy & Policy

The credit rating agency raised the sovereign's rating to B+ from B

Colombia cuts benchmark rate

Economy & Policy Regulation

Central Bank surprises analysts with a 25bp reduction in interest levels

Brazil's pre-salt auctions promise hefty cash waterfall

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

Energy regulator offloads six blocks throughout the second and third bidding rounds of product sharing

Copom cuts Selic

Brazil Economy & Policy

Brazil's central bank said in a statement that it lowered the benchmark interest rate by 75bp to 7.5%, a move largely in line with most analysts' reports

Argentina ups monetary policy

Argentina Economy & Policy

Argentina's central bank hiked its monetary policy rate to 27.75% from 26.25% in a bid to lower the country's inflation rate.

Brazil pension reform unlikely, Moody's

Brazil Economy & Policy

Brazilian President Michel Temer's proposed pension overhaul is unlikely to pass the tape in the immediate term, according to a report from Moody's.

Chile holds rates again

Chile Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central bank keeps benchmark interest at 2.5%, warns it will pay closer attention to delayed convergence of inflation

Brazil talks stable inflation

Brazil Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central bank governor targets levels below 5% at least through 2020

Mexico remains confident on NAFTA talks

Mexico Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Finance secretary says trade talks were being held in "good faith," despite investor concerns

Brazil's Goldfajn talks stable inflation through 2020

Brazil Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central bank governor says the country may have reached the bottom for inflation, now targets levels at least below 5% over the next three years

Meade puts "good faith" in NAFTA negotiations

Mexico Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Mexico's finance secretary says trade talks with delegates from Canada and the US will garner a positive result despite growing investor concerns over the uncertainty of ...

Mexico's banks remain stable, Fitch Ratings

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Gradual easing of downside risks and greater profitability aid the country's major lenders