Brazil Currency and Stock Market Worsen Amid Uncertainty

The Gist: “We had bad news from China, and the lack of political definition in Brazil is killing the market.” – Paulo Henrique Amantea, analyst at H.H. Picchioni Click Here for the Full Story

It’s Officially Bad in Brazil: the ‘R’ Word

The Gist: Brazil officially in recession with a worse than anticipated slide into less-than-desirable economic territory. Lower commodity prices and slowdowns in the Chinese and global economy contributed to the slide. The potential political effects of poor economic performance make this story a “To be continued…” Click Here for the Full Story