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Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Chile Retail Sales, Ind. Prod. & Copper Prod. (Feb.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Inflation Monitor — BRICs drive pick-up in EM inflationLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil GDP (Q4)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Focus — Shifting sands: why the outlook for the BRICs is starting to divergeLatin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Currency sell-off puts paid to further policy looseningEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Activity Monitor — EM growth stuck at post-crisis lowLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Current Account (Feb.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — A closer look at the jump in Brazilian inflationLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Colombia’s central bank to tread carefullyEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Currency weakness concentrated in low-saving EMs
Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Bank of Chile likely to bide its timeEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — Post-FOMC relief proves short-livedLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Chile GDP & Current Account (Q4)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — How worried should we be about the strong dollar?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Jan.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Griesa deals another blow to ArgentinaLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Currency concerns prevent interest rate cut in PeruLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Currencies unlikely to go into freefallEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Trade Monitor — EM export downturn deepensLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Political crisis now biggest threat to Brazil’s economy
Global Markets > Emerging Markets Markets Chart Book — Fragile EM currencies set for further weaknessEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Assessing the fallout from the EM currency slumpEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Fragile five whittled down to threeLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Consumer Prices (Feb.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Watch — China unlikely to write a blank cheque for Lat AmLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil & Chile Consumer Prices (Feb.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Financial Risk Monitor — Venezuela in crisis, but EM risks generally lowLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Jan.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM manufacturing activity steady, but sluggishLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Credit growth continues to cool, but concerns remain
Global Markets > Emerging Markets Valuation Monitor — Time for EM equities to shine?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Chile Retail Sales, Ind. Prod. & Copper Prod. (Jan.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Inflation Monitor — Falling energy prices push many EMs into deflationLatin America Economics > Latin America Markets Monitor — Brazilian real hits weakest level in a decadeEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Activity Monitor — EM slowdown continuesLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Not much cause for concern in Mexico’s current accountLatin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Latin America has turned a corner, but recovery is unevenGlobal Markets > Emerging Markets Capital Flows Monitor — Investors shrug off risks from GreeceLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil IPCA-15 Consumer Prices (Feb.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Colombia: case for interest rate cuts building
Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Peru GDP (Q4)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico GDP (Q4)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — “Grexit” and what it might mean for EMsAgricultural Commodities > Agricultural Commodities Chart Book — Supply prospects boost cotton but weigh on arabicaEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — Regional inflation heading in opposite directionsLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Counting the cost of the Petrobras scandalEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Private debt in EMs: big risk or damp squib?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Peru Economic Activity (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Focus — Venezuela’s currency crisis: a primerGlobal Markets > Global Markets Update — Has investors’ appetite for EM government bonds waned?
Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — No further rate cuts in Chile, but more to come in PeruLatin America Economics > Latin America Watch — Brazil edging towards an energy crisisGlobal Markets > Emerging Markets Markets Chart Book — What’s behind the EMBI Global spread?Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Trade Monitor — Split in EM export performance is wideningLatin America Economics > Latin America Focus — Brazil: at a turning point or heading deeper into the mire?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Dec.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Which EMs are most at risk from dollar strength?Latin America Economics > Latin America Economic Outlook — Recovery set to be slow-goingLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Consumer Prices (Jan.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil & Chile Consumer Prices (Jan.)
Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Risks skewed towards unexpected rate cuts – for now…Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM manufacturing weakness concentrated in the BRICsLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — More budget cuts likely in MexicoLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Manufacturing PMI (Jan.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Colombia: interest rate cuts still on the cardsEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Activity Monitor — BRICs remain the EM weak spotLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Banxico on hold but rate cuts still not out of the questionEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — How exposed are EMs to contagion from Greece?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Chile Retail Sales, Ind. Prod. & Copper Prod. (Dec.)
Global Markets > Emerging Markets Valuation Monitor — Will the surge in the EMBI+ spread be reversed?Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Focus — What do lower oil prices mean for the emerging world?Latin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Brazil’s inflation outlook diverges from the packEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Inflation Monitor — Divergence in EM inflation to widen further in 2015Latin America Economics > Latin America Focus — Banxico can cut interest rates even as the Fed begins to hikeEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Emerging Market Consumer Snapshot (Q1 2015)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — ECB QE and what it means for emerging marketsLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Brazil’s central bank suggests more hikes to comeLatin America Economics > Latin America Markets Monitor — Falling commodity prices weigh on marketsGlobal Economics > Global Economic Outlook — Oiling the wheels
Global Markets > Emerging Markets Capital Flows Monitor — Investors’ enthusiasm for EM assets should returnLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Brazil’s housing market starting to coolLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Where do we stand relative to the consensus?Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — EM central banks shift to easing modeLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Surprise rate cut in Peru, further reductions to comeEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Trade Monitor — Oil exporters feel the squeezeEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — How and where we differ from the consensusLatin America Economics > Latin America Watch — Dilma’s second term agenda takes shapeGlobal Markets > Emerging Markets Markets Chart Book — What next for the Chinese renminbi?Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Colombia: weakest growth since 2009 to trigger rate cuts
Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Ominous signs from Lat Am current accountsLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Nov.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economic Outlook — The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: EMs in an era of low oil pricesLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Consumer Prices (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Consumer Prices (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Nov.) & Chile CPI (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Fall in oil prices leaves Ecuador facing sharp slowdownLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Venezuela: Recession to deepen and default likely in 2015Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM manufacturing activity still subduedLatin America Economics > Latin America Focus — Eight questions for 2015
Global Markets > Emerging Markets Valuation Monitor — Oil price collapse lowers Russian ruble’s fair valueGlobal Economics > Global Economics Update — A selection of key calls for 2015 and beyondLatin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Lat Am markets suffer end-year jittersCommodities Overview > Commodities Update — Who is most exposed to the debts of oil majors?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil IPCA-15 Consumer Prices (Dec.) & Unemp. (Nov.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Inflation Monitor — Oil price falls won’t let high inflation EMs off the hookEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — How will sustained low oil prices affect EM currencies?Latin America Economics > Latin America Focus — The impact of the US shale oil boom on Lat AmLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Taking stock of the latest currency sell-offGlobal Economics > Global Economics Update — Winners and (even bigger) losers from lower oil prices
Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — 2015 shaping up to be another lacklustre yearLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Colombia GDP (Q3)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Oct.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Focus — Ten key questions for EMs in 2015Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Interest rates in Chile and Peru to fall further in 2015Global Markets > Emerging Markets Markets Chart Book — Are EM corporate bonds really that vulnerable?Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Trade Monitor — Falling commodity prices douse the EM export recoveryLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Four charts that show Venezuela is in a crisisLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Argentine debt settlement increasingly unlikely before 2016Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Consumer Prices (Nov.)
Latin America Economics > Latin America Markets Monitor — Drop in oil price hits Colombia’s financial marketsEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Financial Risk Monitor — External debt unlikely to spur widespread stressLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Consumer Prices (Nov.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Will Fed hikes trigger another leg down for EM currencies?Latin America Economics > Latin America Watch — Falling oil prices open the door to rate cuts in MexicoEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Focus — The end of an era for globalisation and what it means for EM tradeLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Brazil: 50bp hike does not mark start of aggressive tighteningEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Smaller EM manufacturers leading the wayGlobal Markets > Global Markets Update — Will Venezuela’s oil problems spill over?Global Markets > Emerging Markets Valuation Monitor — Turkish lira to remain overvalued despite fall in oil prices
Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Oct.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Uruguay: Vásquez victory unlikely to reinvigorate growthLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico & Brazil Manufacturing PMIs (Nov.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Colombia: will the next move in interest rates be down?Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Fall in oil prices pushes Venezuela even closer to defaultLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil GDP (Q3)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Activity Monitor — Signs of improvement in smaller EMsLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Two cheers for Brazil’s new economic teamLatin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Inflation peaks in Brazil and MexicoEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Inflation Monitor — Deflation concerns spread across the emerging world
Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Where could the next EM rate surprise come?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Peru GDP (Q3)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM policymakers unlikely to follow China’s leadLatin America Economics > Latin America Markets Monitor — Currencies continue to lose groundEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM monetary policy takes divergent pathsLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico GDP (Q3)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — How will QE in Japan and the euro-zone affect EMs?Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — Lower commodity prices bring mixed news for EMsLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil IPCA-15 Consumer Prices (Nov.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Easing cycle not over in Chile