Brazil Votes 2022
Everything you need to know about the economic and market implications of Bolsonaro vs Lula
Our coverage of Brazil's presidential election in 2022 explored the economic and market implications of a Lula comeback, as well as what continuation under President Bolsonaro would mean for the country's outlook.
Latin America Economics Update
Lula in pole position but will face hurdles in congress
Left-wing former president Lula looks most likely to win the second-round run-off presidential vote on 30th October. But the surprisingly strong performance of President Bolsonaro and his allies on...
LATIN AMERICA ECONOMICS UPDATE
Brazil Election Watch –The state of the race
Our latest update on October's vote discusses why investors shouldn't take either candidate's manifesto at face value, but also why neither Bolsonaro nor Lula are likely to tackle Brazil's deep-seated economic problems if they win.
Our latest Brazil coverage
Read our latest research on Brazil's economy and financial markets.
Latin America Economics Weekly
Panama Canal, Brazil’s fiscal framework, Ecuador’s vote
Panama's economy will bear the brunt of the disruption at the Panama Canal caused by a severe drought. But given the Canal's importance to global trade, there are also likely to be global implications...