Argentina's new president Mauricio Macri moved quickly to end the Kirchner era on Monday by eliminating the export tax on some agricultural and industrial products. Macri announced the move while meeting with farmers in Pergamino northeast of Bueno Aires.
Grupo BTG Pactual SA is making quick headway in stabilizing the firm just two weeks after its CEO, founder and face, the billionaire Andre Esteves was jailed. Pactual bonds were nearly unchanged on Monday in a sign that the bank's efforts to sells its assets and raise cash is working.
Brazil's BTG Pactual investment bank faced further trouble on Wednesday as its Chairman and Chief Executive Andre Esteves was jailed.
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, who is also one of the world's richest men looks like he is losing some of its fortune. During this past year, Slim's fortune has been shrinking due to the fluctuations of the stock market and the stocks of his various companies losing market value.
Latin America has dozens of multination trade deals regionally and with global partners. Three countries with arguably the most dynamic and open economies, such as Mexico, Chile and Peru have come together within a larger group of Pacific nations to sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership. On October 5 countries with large economies such as the United States and Japan and the tiny nation of Brunei agreed to open their markets even further.
While stories of unemployment are still running rampant, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has announced there were 288,000 jobs added to the U.S. economy in June. This total is higher than economist's expectations, and for some is a sign of job creation shifting toward the positive.
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The superhero movie "Deadpool" has crushed box-office records despite the restricted rating (Rated R) given to the film.
This was the first time in their 52 years in the industry to reveal three cover girls.