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

16/09/2019Por 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.
Vista obtains commitment from OPIC for USD 300 million and Aleph Midstream for another USD 150 million to finance projects in Vaca Muerta

Vista obtains commitment from OPIC for USD 300 million and Aleph Midstream for another USD 150 million to finance projects in Vaca Muerta

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.
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.

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.

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
AMLO: "Up to 60% of the 2020 budget goes to debt and non-programmable spending"

AMLO: "Up to 60% of the 2020 budget goes to debt and non-programmable spending"

10/09/2019
The AMLO administration unveiled the new budget with guaranteed funding for welfare programs until 2021. The President promised fiscal responsibility, but the markets question the government's growth projections.
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

09/09/2019
The former Presidents spoke about the crisis of the progressive movement and the possibility of recovering political power in the region.
In a clear nod to Fernandez, Trump releases USD 400 million for a highway project in Argentina

In a clear nod to Fernandez, Trump releases USD 400 million for a highway project in Argentina

06/09/2019LPO
The news were delivered by Ivanka Trump, who is visiting the country. The Macri administration celebrated, but the project will happen under the next government.
Border crossings to the U.S. down by 56%, Ebrard rules out new U.S. tariffs

Border crossings to the U.S. down by 56%, Ebrard rules out new U.S. tariffs

06/09/2019LPO
The Foreign Affairs Secretary will be visiting the White House next week to present the numbers to the Trump administration.