Argentina's Book Market Fell 40% in 2016 - Publishers Weekly
The 40% plunge can be directly attributed to changes in government policy instituted by Argentine president Mauricio Macri, who was inaugurated in December 2015. Among the moves affecting the industry was one to float the Argentine peso in ...
Argentina hikes short-term rate as inflation fight continues - Reuters
It hiked that rate to 26.25 percent in April in response to 2.4 percent inflation in March, though it has since chosen twice to hold the rate steady. ($1 = 15.5590 Argentine pesos) (Reporting by Walter Bianchi; Writing by Luc Cohen; Editing by Lisa ...altro »
Argentina's carry trade bonanza driven by high interest rates - Financial Times
The key difference this time is that Argentina now has a floating exchange rate — unlike in the 1990s, say, when the peso was pegged at parity with the dollar. Instead, the new government has moved to an inflation-targeting regime, although this is ...
Totti, 'ultima cena' giallorossa: "Grazie a tutti" - Sky Sport
Tra gli ultimi ad arrivare gli argentini Fazio e Paredes, Ruediger e Grenier. Assente invece Luciano Spalletti: la serata è stata dedicata solo ... Si è tolto un peso, lasciando aperte diverse strade. Prima di prendere una decisione definitiva, se ...altro »
YPF tests unchartered waters with fixed-rate global peso bond - LatinFinance (subscription)
Oil company YPF will tap international investors for another Argentine peso-denominated benchmark-sized bond, continuing a trend being shown by several Argentine issuers. This time, however, the state-owned name will look for fixed-rate debt over a ...
Argentina Sheds Brazil Contagion, Woos China - Barron's
"Argentina is unfortunately not immune to the external contagion from either Brazil or core markets with the Argentine peso (ARS) the worst performing LatAm currency after the Brazilian real (BRL) and clear underperformance to the BB/BBB credits ...
Cencosud Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - Stockhouse
Adjusted EBITDA was affected by Argentine peso depreciation and several one-offs that impacted the comparability of our results. This includes the gain on sale of pharmacies in 1Q16, the loss related to the fire at our Wong Asia store in Peru, and ...altro »
EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil stocks, currency slump on reform ... - Reuters
... Brazil real 3.3868 -7.51 -4.06 Mexico peso 18.9200 -0.73 9.64 Chile peso 675.8 -0.78 -0.75 Colombia peso 2927.2 -1.03 2.54 Peru sol 3.284 -0.30 3.96 Argentina peso (interbank) 16.0000 -2.44 -0.78 Argentina peso (parallel) 16.12 -0.37 4.34 ...altro »
Orocobre cash reserves boosted further - Canada NewsWire (press release)
... submitted to the Argentine authorities. The total outstanding VAT balance from project construction yet to be claimed by SDJ stands at ~US$15.7M on a pre-discounted basis. Refund amounts in US$ are quoted as approximate given they are Argentine ...altro »
EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil stocks slip ahead of pension vote - Reuters
The Brazilian real ended 0.14 percent weaker against the dollar, while the Mexican and Chilean pesos slipped slightly and the Argentine and Colombian pesos firmed. Traders expect the real to be volatile in coming months on fears that lawmakers could ...altro »