Monthly Archives: November 2016

Mexico to bear the brunt of Trump

The news of Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 US election has focused investors’ attention on the implications for Mexico. However, there many other regional implications – particularly for the economies of central America – that will play out over … Continue reading

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The sucking sound of Brazilian interest rates

Brazil’s economy leads the world in high interest rates. It is a blessing for banks but a burden on the economy – draining resources away from both new investment and consumption. Will new credit platforms finally jolt the established banks … Continue reading

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