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  • Video: Mexico grapples with "structural" oil price Mar 19, 2015

    Cost of hedging oil revenues set to rise, Mexican Finance Secretary Luis Videgaray says

  • Front Notes: Reality check Mar 11, 2015

  • In his own words: Rafael Correa Mar 11, 2015

    Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa spoke to LatinFinance in Quito recently about his views on financial markets, the role of the economy, the fall in the oil price and his priorities for his last two years in office. Here is an edited transcript of the conversation.

  • Cover Story: Hitting the bottom Mar 11, 2015

    The rapid fall in the price of crude oil to below $50 a barrel is reverberating across Latin America, disrupting carefully crafted economic and corporate plans and stirring up far-reaching shifts in investment and capital raising. By Katie Llanos-Small and Phil Thornton

  • Brazil: Crunch time Mar 11, 2015

  • Brazilian economy: Bitter potion Mar 11, 2015

    Dilma Rousseff’s new finance minister has the confidence of the market. But bringing Brazil’s accounts into line is likely to make him unpopular at home. By Thierry Ogier

  • Andes: Low and dry Mar 11, 2015

  • Colombia: Counting the change Mar 11, 2015

    After a terrific year for growth, falling oil prices are set to test Colombia’s economic resilience and diversification. By Lucien Chauvin

  • Venezuela: By any means Mar 11, 2015

    Post-Chávez Venezuela’s political and economic troubles are mounting as dollars become scarcer. By Girish Gupta

  • Argentina Sovereign Debt: Sifting for dollars Mar 11, 2015

    As a presidential election looms in October, Argentina’s dwindling dollar reserves are adding to the pressure on the government’s finances. By Charles Newbery

  • Dollar bonds go quiet Mar 10, 2015

    LatAm bond issuances have dropped off this year, amid scandal at Petrobras, low oil prices and a stronger US dollar

  • AMX tightens price on TCE retap Mar 5, 2015

    Mexican teleco America Movil goes the...

  • Copom hikes Selic to 12.75% Mar 5, 2015

    Inflation outlook remains challenging ...

  • Copom hike expected today Mar 4, 2015

    Rising inflation drives expectations on Selic...

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