Economy & Policy

Market embraces Bolsonaro but doubts linger over his ability to pass reforms

Capital Markets Economy & Policy Brazil

Right-wing candidate wins first round of Brazil's presidential election, but investors hope for congressional strength to implement economic change

Banxico stays hawkish after holding interest rates

Economy & Policy Mexico

Mexican central bank keeps level at 7.75%, but cuts appear on the horizon

Morea champions Argentina's P3 model despite the country's macro woes

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Argentina

PPP secretary says the creation of a sovereign trust and a P3 framework will help usher in seven projects in the short-term

Markets weigh political options in Brazil, highlight shifts in Mexican infrastructure

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Mayer Brown's attorneys speak of differing political ideologies in Brazil while in Mexico, key policy decisions can potentially shape the futures of Pemex and CFE

A new role

Comment & Opinion Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans

Brazil’s BNDES is changing its long-standing role as main provider of funding for infrastructure in Brazil says Dyogo Oliveira.

Cyber cash

Economy & Policy Regulation Features

Blockchain based providers are entering the remittances market in Latin America.

Tough choices

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy People

With a fiscal plan in the works, Colombia’s new government looks to balance fiscal prudence and stimulate economic growth.

No signs of slowing

Economy & Policy M&A People

Mexico’s telecoms sector is likely to escape sweeping reform under AMLO, but a renewed focus on expanding coverage could spark increased infrastructure investment and spu...

Tricky trade

Economy & Policy Regulation Features

As political overtones began impacting trade, Mexico and the US found common ground for their deal negotiations.

Colombia's new oil

Economy & Policy Features Colombia

The Andean country’s new pro-business leader has pledged to make tourism a key engine of economic growth. The challenges are to attract investment and insure the country’...

Stoking growth

Interviews Peru Economy & Policy

There are threats of a trade war in the north, global rates are rising and China’s growth rate has slowed, but Peru continues to see the potential for expanding its econo...

Markets assess Mexican options amid revised trade deal

Capital Markets Mexico Economy & Policy

Peso improves after trio of nations announce a new NAFTA, but bond spreads remain flat

IDB Invest pursues mortgage-backed bonds in T&T

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debenture

Multilateral lender aims to roll out the securitization initiative in the Caribbean island by the end of 2018

Peru embraces digital as it looks to diversify beyond mining

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Peru

Trade minister Rogers Valencia bets on crowdfunding to help SMEs' financing needs

Argentina, IMF reach agreement after first review

Economy & Policy Argentina

Monetary fund increases available resources for the sovereign by $19bn through end of 2019, brings total amount to $57.1bn through 2021