Poll: Alberto increases the gap over Macri and surpasses 54 percent of the preferences

Poll: Alberto increases the gap over Macri and surpasses 54 percent of the preferences

17/09/2019LPO
According to a Gustavo Córdoba poll, half of the surveyed consider the government's anti-crisis measures "inopportune" and "late".
Telefónica Issues an Ultimatum: AMLO Must Place New Regulations on Slim or It's Adiós México

Telefónica Issues an Ultimatum: AMLO Must Place New Regulations on Slim or It's Adiós México

17/09/2019Por Daniel Blanco
The Spanish telecom giant can't find a road map to growth. Its CEO will attempt a final lobby while analyzing sale options.
Alberto Fernández turns to Mexico and Spain for help in renegotiating Argentina's IMF debt

Alberto Fernández turns to Mexico and Spain for help in renegotiating Argentina's IMF debt

14/09/2019Por Mauricio Cantando
The Peronist candidate is trying to postpone payments and comply with bond holders. He already asked Spain's Sánchez, and López Obrador is next.
AMLO celebrates Pemex's 7.5 bn in bonds placement: "Investors trust our nation"

AMLO celebrates Pemex's 7.5 bn in bonds placement: "Investors trust our nation"

13/09/2019LPO
The President described it as "the most successful financial operation" in history. "Investors are very well informed," he said.
After the Argentinean primaries, inflation for August jumps to 4 percent

After the Argentinean primaries, inflation for August jumps to 4 percent

12/09/2019LPO
Private sector analysts forcasted a 4.3 percent rise, while President Macri announced an increase of "three point something". A 5.8 percent is expected in September.
Opinion

Lacunza has become Alberto's greatest ally

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Macri's Minister of Finance has implemented an unpopular currency control policy that will help bounce back the economy once Alberto Fernández arrives to the Casa Rosada.

Welcome to Peronism

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Argentina's markets crisis and the struggle with the IMF are the early signs of a transition of power.

In Argentina the transition is already underway

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Macri lost his Treasury Minister after breaching the agreement with the IMF. A difficult transition of power awaits Argentina.

The battle for the dollar has begun

Por Guillermo Laborda
The battle for the dollar has begun. Less than a month before Election Day some major investors have begun to turn around their bets on the Argentine Peso. Guardar

A Silenced Cabinet

Por Andrés Wainstein
The resignation of the Secretary of Finance evidenced the failures in an administration that does not understand how AMLO makes decisions.
This week
Vaca Muerta: Vista obtains commitment from OPIC for USD 300 million

Vaca Muerta: Vista obtains commitment from OPIC for USD 300 million

12/09/2019LPO
OPIC approved a USD 300 million ten-year loan for Vista Oil & Gas to develop the shale oil in its Bajada del Palo block in Vaca Muerta. Also authorized another USD 150 million loan for Aleph Midstream, focused on unconventional oil and gas.
If elected, Alberto Fernández will face  USD 23.4 billion of maturities within his first five months

If elected, Alberto Fernández will face USD 23.4 billion of maturities within his first five months

10/09/2019Por Fernando Heredia
The Peronist candidate will have to renegotiate the debt in record time to avoid a new Argentine default. His team hopes to inspire enough confidence to lower investment risk and roll half of the Government's notes.
Trump echa a John Bolton tras el fiasco de la cumbre con los talibanes

Trump echa a John Bolton tras el fiasco de la cumbre con los talibanes

10/09/2019LPO
El explosivo Asesor de Seguridad Nacional sale tras una jornada de especulación por una reunión fracasada del presidente con líderes talibanes. Ahora contradice a Trump y dice que él renunció primero.
Macri feels "deceived" by his closest advisors

Macri feels "deceived" by his closest advisors

09/09/2019LPO
The President thinks he was misinformed about his chances of winning reelection and prepares for a tough court battle in December.
Cristina and Fernando Lugo launch anti-neoliberal front for Latin America

Cristina and Fernando Lugo launch anti-neoliberal front for Latin America

09/09/2019LPO
The former Presidents spoke about the crisis of the progressive movement and the possibility of recovering political power in the region.