Central bank interventions affecting LatAm currencies since 2010
Latin American policymakers tell LatinFinance they are bracing for further currency falls
Brazil must overhaul its growth model if it is to avoid shuffling into a lackluster future. But as an election year approaches, change remains elusive
A sharp drop in the Brazilian...
Fears are growing that an era of cheap and easy credit for emerging market companies and nations has drawn to a close. What comes next is unlikely to be pretty
An unprecedented surge in reserves has left central bankers struggling to find yield – and still play it safe
China will forge ahead with efforts to diversify its $3.3 trillion foreign exchange stockpile into higher yielding assets, Yi Gang, director of China’s State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), says.
Peru will press ahead with measures...
Having confounded observers with his pragmatism, Ollanta Humala now has an historic opportunity as president to cement the gains of Peru's economic boom - and secure his nation's future
Peru will press ahead with measures to protect its currency from any rapid appreciation that could threaten its export sector, the country’s president Ollanta Humala has told LatinFinance in an exclusive interview.
Latin officials are struggling with the fallout of capital inflows in an era of easy money. The risk of financial instability may be growing
Despite devaluing the bolívar in February, Venezuela’s chronic dollar shortage continues. Another devaluation may well be on the cards
Battling the effects of quantitative easing is one of the biggest challenges facing emerging markets. But capital controls are no solution, says Chile’s finance minister Felipe Larraín
Venezuela’s government has devalued its currency,...
Sep 10 - 11, 2015 | The Westin Beijing Chaoyang, Beijing, China
Now in its 7th year, the Forum has cemented its position as the pre-eminent business meeting...
Sep 17, 2015 | Buenos Aires, Argentina
Cumbre Financiera Argentina will return to Buenos Aires on September 17th ahead of the much...
Sep 24 - 25, 2015 | Guanajuato, State of Guanajuato, Mexico
The Infrastructure and Sub-Sovereign Finance in Mexico Summit will bring both state and municipal...
Oct 21 - 22, 2015 | Grand Hyatt, Playa del Carmen, México
Structured Finance LatAm (SFLA) will convene in Playa del Carmen, Mexico the most important issuers...
Will a strong dollar deter investors from LatAm bonds?
No, the yield-hunt goes on
Yes, but only retail investors
Yes, once the Fed raises rates
The strong demand that we saw in the yen market was historic, which allowed us to extend the maturity in a way that we wouldn't have thought possible in the past.
Alejandro Díaz de León, Mexico's head of public credit
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