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 ...

    Brazil's Central Bank

    Brazil Has Lowered Key Interest Rate 36% in Less than a Year

    Brazil’s basic interest rate, the Selic, which, at 8.5% for the last 45 days, ...

    Brazilian growth

    Once Again Brazilian Businessmen Lower their 2012 Growth Expectation. Now to 2.05%

    The Brazilian Central Bank’s weekly survey of financial institution and market sentiment, the Focus ...

    Soy bean

    Brazil Analysts Now Expect Country to Grow no More than 2.72% This Year

    In Brazil, for the fourth time in a row, institutions and analysts in the ...

    Brazil's Central Bank

    Brazil Industry Applauds Lower Interest Rates, Now They Want Other Changes

    Last week, the Brazilian Central Bank’s Copom (Monetary Policy Committee) cut the Brazil’s benchmark ...

    Brazil's Central Bank president Alexandre Tombini

    Fearful of World Recession Brazil President Calls on Central Bank to Cut Interest Rates

    Dilma Rousseff, the president of Brazil,  made her strongest call yet for the Brazilian ...

    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 ...

    Brazil's Central Bank

    To Contain Inflation Brazil Raises Prime Rate to 12.50%. 5th Hike This Year

    The Brazilian Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) of the Central Bank unanimously decided to raise ...

    Brazilian currency, the real

    With 200% Credit Card Interest Rates Brazil Bracing for 12.5% Prime Rate

    The Brazilian Central Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee (Copom), which sets the country’s basic interest ...