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LatAm in times of global economic slowdown
News Banking Regional

LatAm in times of global economic slowdown

South American economies, dependent on commodity exports, are facing a longer-than-expected period of low growth and falling revenues. On the other hand Central America, with completely different connections to the global economy, is facing the opposite scenario.

Argentina's economy shrinks sharply in June
Brazil loses nearly 100k jobs in July
Mexico's reserves down in Q1
Banco do Brasil set to benefit most when weak credit cycle fizzles

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BNDES offering credit to firms facing difficulties
Moody's reviews ratings of Banco Santander-Chile and Banco de Chile
Panama's state bank requests bigger budget for 2017
S&P: Mexico reforms not boosting investment
Bank lending continues to contract in Brazil
Caixa, BNDES to finance concessions
What's next for Colombia after the peace agreement?
Impeachment trial of Brazil's Rousseff opens
Colombian banks resilient in the face of headwinds
News Banking Colombia

Colombian banks resilient in the face of headwinds

Following years of rapid growth, Colombian banks have seen a significant slowdown in loan growth in recent months. Against this backdrop, BNamericas spoke to Francisco Alegrias, analyst at Lusiadum, about the overall outlook for banking sector growth, asset quality levels and profitability.

Gas hike drives Mexican prices up in August