Recession August 18, 2019
Why is Brazilian Central Bank selling dollars after ten years?
One of the biggest boasts of Brazil’s Central Bank in recent years is its vast international reserves. That’s why (...) READ MORE
Global slump brings Brazilian currency, stock market down
Good morning! Bad news in China, Germany causes push the Brazilian currency down. The challenges of Jair Bolsonaro’s party (...) READ MORE
What to expect from Jair Bolsonaro’s first budget?
As Congress resumes its activities this week, all eyes will be turned to the developments around the pension reform. (...) READ MORE
August 1, 2019 | Will lower interest rates revive Brazil’s economy?
Good morning! Brazil’s Central Bank pushed the benchmark interest rate to a new all-time low. What does it mean (...) READ MORE
July 26, 2019 | Everybody who’s anybody is getting hacked
Good morning! News of yet another authority hacked emerges nearly every hour. Economy Minister Paulo Guedes has a plan (...) READ MORE
July 25, 2019 | Iran threatens to cut imports from Brazil
Good morning! Iran threatens to cut economic ties with Brazil. The government announces its stimulus package for the economy. (...) READ MORE
July 18, 2019 | Bolsonaro tries to find a pulse in the economy
Good morning! Bolsonaro wants to mark his administration’s 200-day anniversary with a monetary stimulus package for the Brazilian economy. (...) READ MORE