Economy & Policy

Here's how market watchers are reacting to AMLO's victory

Capital Markets Economy & Policy Mexico

Solid macroeconomic footing gives Andrés Manuel López Obrador a good start, but the president-elect has to avoid interventionist economic policies, analysts says

Brazil's Supreme Court rules on privatizations

Economy & Policy Brazil

Sale of state-owned companies need congressional approval, Supreme Court Justice says

Fitch downgrades Nicaragua

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Central American nation's increasing political instability sees it cut to B from B+

Argentina leaves interest rate at 40%

Economy & Policy Regions Argentina

Central bank says it will maintain a "restrictive stance" to keep inflation in check

Paraguay's president-elect names finance minister

Capital Markets Economy & Policy Paraguay

Mario Abdo taps half-brother and former central bank official to lead the nation's finance ministry

Banxico hikes after Copom holds rates

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil

Central banks react in line with analyst calls after market volatility rocks EM countries

Brazil's monetary policy unchanged

Economy & Policy Brazil

Unanimous decision keeps Selic in place second time in a row

Copom set to hold rates

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Brazil

Market expects Brazil's central bank to turn hawkish because of deteriorating inflation expectations and FX volatility

Market measures Duque victory in Colombia

Economy & Policy Colombia

Alberto Carrasquilla is expected to get his old job back as finance minister

Brazil schedules sale of Eletrobras distribution units

M&A Economy & Policy Energy

BNDES issues the tender documents for the six companies and programs the auction for July 26

Cabinet shakeup in Argentina raises concerns about cenbank independence

Economy & Policy Argentina

IMF will only approve disbursements of a three-year, $50bn loan after a review on Wednesday

Central bank to weigh in on Itaú acquisition of XP

Economy & Policy M&A Funds

Brazil's monetary authority could limit the bank to a minority stake in the financial services firm, according to press reports

LF Andean: LatAm targets benefits from drawn-out NAFTA talks

Capital Markets Economy & Policy Peru

Renegotiation across the trade bloc should be viewed as an opportunity for upgrade, Peru's deputy trade minister says

Argentina holds rates

Economy & Policy Regulation Argentina

Central bank keeps interest at 40%, reiterates hawkish guidance until inflation drops

LatAm eyes "natural progression" on trade amid NAFTA talks

Economy & Policy Peru

Regional economies chart myriad of benefits from a renegotiated agreement, while intra-regional flow needs to increase