Venezuelans add default to list of fears

Country short of options to deal with looming debt crisis

BP offers positive global outlook

US producers expected to recover strongly after oil price rout

A reasonable deal to end Argentina’s saga

Holdout investors should accept the offer from Buenos Aires

Brazil’s real: how low can it go?

Currency has further to fall given the state of the economy

Argentina offers $6.5bn to debt holdouts

Buenos Aires aims to end US ‘sovereign debt trial of the century’

Default may be Venezuelans’ best hope

If imports are cut again, hardship could become a humanitarian crisis

Catastrophe is close for Venezuela

A disorderly default on an Argentine scale is almost inevitable, writes Ricardo Hausmann

Argentina to pay Italian ‘holdouts’

Deal is first in country’s stand-off with international creditors

Oil producers face prospect of bailouts

Six nations seen as potential candidates for IMF help

Fears of Venezuela debt default rise

Oil exports at around $21 a barrel have crushed the economy

Brazil helps companies hedge currency risk

Country’s finance minister rules out capital controls

Argentina pledges to pay holdout creditors

Finance minister says accumulated interest costs to be negotiated

Brazil keeps interest rates on hold

Most economists had expected increase of up to 50 basis points

Macri raises hopes for Argentina’s economy

Premier signals intent to reintegrate with trip to Davos

Inflation headache for Brazil rate setters

‘Fiscal dominance’ threatens to leave monetary policy ineffective

Mexico bank chief calls for EM monetary action

Carstens warns of ‘potentially severe shock’ from credit crunch

EMs face ‘new reality’ of lower growth

Developing economies must confront profound change, urges Lagarde

Brazilians are in no mood to party

Towns and cities forced to cancel carnival as recession bites

Brazil ex-finance head joins World Bank

Levy move comes at same time as key Chinese appointment

Mexico warns of ‘perverse’ currency wars

Renminbi’s fall to 4-year low against US dollar fuels concerns


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