Latin America Monitor

Comprehensive country-by-country macroeconomic analysis, risk appraisals, latest market data and forecasts for Latin America

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Macroeconomic Forecasts - Peru - JAN 2017

Andean November 2016 / Peru / Economy

Macroeconomic forecasts

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Market Strategy - BRL Volatility Will Not Reverse Positive Fundamentals - JAN 2017

Brazil November 2016 / Brazil / Economy

The Brazilian real is likely to remain well below its recent highs over the coming weeks in light of turbulence in emerging market FX markets. That said, we maintain our view that the unit will modestly strengthen over the coming quarters in light of high real yields, central bank support, rising commodity prices and improving investor sentiment.

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Macroeconomic Forecasts - Barbados - JAN 2017

Caribbean November 2016 / Barbados / Economy

Macroeconomic forecasts

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Macroeconomic Forecasts - Honduras - JAN 2017

Central America November 2016 / Honduras / Economy

Macroeconomic Forecasts

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Industry Forecast - Private Sector Will Drive Future Growth - Q4 2016 - JAN 2017

Mexico November 2016 / Mexico / Industry

International and domestic private capital will help to fill the gap left by public sector budget cuts, driving infrastructure industry growth over the next five years. The increased role of the private sector will be the new norm in Mexico as the government increasingly utilises liberalisation policies and innovative financing methods to realise its infrastructure development strategies.

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Currency Forecast - CLP: Rally To Fade, Though Long-Term Outlook Remains Bullish - JAN 2017

Southern Cone November 2016 / Chile / Economy

Despite a sharp move higher in recent days, we hold a negative view on the Chilean peso in the coming month due to low copper prices, dissipating market sentiment and a stronger US dollar. In the longer term, we maintain our moderately bullish outlook on the currency as copper prices rise and a more business-friendly coalition takes power.

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