Tag: Central Bank

    Brazilian GDP is declining

    Projection for Brazil’s Growth Shrinks Now to a Paltry 0.33%

    According to estimates from financial institutions polled weekly by the Brazilian Central Bank (BC), ...

    Brazil's Central Bank

    Brazil’s Central Bank Frees US$ 11 Billion to Spur Economy

    The Central Bank of Brazil (BC) announced Wednesday, August 20, a range of initiatives ...

    Brazil's real currency

    Experts Lower Brazil’s GDP Growth Expectation to 1.91%

    The economy of Brazil is expected to grow 1.91% this year. The forecast is ...

    The Economist's covers

    Brazil, a Giant with Too Much Fat and Too Little Muscle

    Brazil, the largest economy in Latin America, is in dire need of structural reforms ...

    Mantega, Brazil's Finance Minister

    Brazil Cuts Key Rate to Record Low to Jumpstart Economy

    The Brazilian central bank on Wednesday slashed its interest rate for the 10th time ...

    Brazilian economy

    Brazil’s Timid Interest Rate Cut Doesn’t Please Industry or Workers

    Brazil Central Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) surprised the market at the end of ...

    Dollar stack

    Brazil’s Foreign Reserves Cross US$ 300 Bi Mark. A Costly Venture for Government

    For the first time ever, Brazilian reserves surpassed the symbolic mark of US$ 300 ...

    Alexandre Tombini

    Brazil Leaves Basic Rate at 10.75%, Hinting It Will Go Up in January

    Brazil kept it benchmark overnight banking rate unchanged after curbs on credit allowed central ...

    Euro

    Greece Is Today What Brazil Used to Be, Says Central Bank Chief

    Henrique Meirelles, the president of Brazil’s Central Bank, says the present crisis in Greece ...

    Real up, dollar down

    Decision of Brazil’s Central Bank Chief to Stay Gives the Real a Boost

    The real, the Brazilian currency, rose to a three-week high as central bank President ...