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    1. April 28, 2016

      Judge questions Brazil impeachment process

      Brazil’s congress has violated legal due process in its move to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, according to a senior...

    2. April 28, 2016

      Brazil’s central bank keeps rates on hold

      Brazil’s central bank kept interest rates on hold at 14.25 per cent for the sixth straight meeting on Wednesday as the...

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    1. April 27, 2016

      IMF says Brazil resilience bodes well for recovery post-crises

      Brazil’s “amazing” resilience in attracting foreign direct investment despite a crushing political and economic crisis...

    2. April 24, 2016

      Rousseff presses her case in Brazil drama

      She calls it “an illegal coup” plotted by her vice-president, Michel Temer, and swears she will fight to the end. He...

    3. April 21, 2016

      Brazil’s Temer denies coup conspiracy against Rousseff

      Brazil’s vice-president Michel Temer has rejected allegations from President Dilma Rousseff that he is conspiring to...

    4. Fast FT

      April 21, 2016

      Brazil's VP rejects allegations of parliamentary coup

      Brazil`s vice-president Michel Temer has rejected allegations from President Dilma Rousseff that Brazil is undergoing a...

    5. Fast FT

      April 19, 2016

      Brazilian real rises as central bank sits out

      The Brazilian central bank is staying on the sidelines on Tuesday. Although the real strengthened by as much as 2.3 per...

    6. April 19, 2016

      Dilma Rousseff vows long impeachment fight

      Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff has promised to fight on against an attempt to impeach her, which she dismissed as...

    7. April 19, 2016

      2016: the journey so far for markets in charts

      Investors could be forgiven for checking themselves for whiplash. After a torrid start to the year marked by panic over...

    8. April 18, 2016

      Brazil’s crisis takes on carnival atmosphere

      A decision by Brazil’s lower house to impeach leftist President Dilma Rousseff has sparked a carnivalesque atmosphere...

    9. Fast FT

      April 18, 2016

      Brazil central bank steps in to weaken real

      Brazil’s central bank is pulling out all stops to prevent the real from appreciating too much against the US dollar....

    10. Fast FT

      April 18, 2016

      Brazilian real, stocks jump after impeachment vote

      There really is no love left in the markets for Dilma Rousseff, Brazil’s embattled president. With her presidency...

    11. FT Photo Diary

      April 18, 2016

      Rousseff impeached

      Member of the Lower House of Congress, Bruno Araujo (C) celebrates with fellow congressmen after his vote in favor of...

    12. April 18, 2016

      In a post-Rousseff Brazil, how to mend a broken system

      Amid an economic crisis, a political crisis and the country’s largest corruption scandal, Brazil was paralysed. The...

    13. Fast FT

      April 18, 2016

      FirstFT - Justice for Palmyra

      Here’s a taste of today’s FirstFT email. You can sign up to receive it here. Brazil congress votes to impeach Rousseff...

    14. April 18, 2016

      Brazil congress votes to impeach Rousseff

      Brazil’s congress voted on Sunday evening to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, ushering in a new period of heightened...

    15. April 17, 2016

      Brazil tensions rise amid vote on Dilma Rousseff impeachment

      Brazil’s government braced itself amid mass protests on Sunday as congress began a crucial vote on whether President...

    16. April 15, 2016

      Brazil braced for political showdown

      Brazil was bracing itself on Friday as the countdown began to a vote on President Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment....

    17. April 15, 2016

      Brazil prepares for the drama of impeachment

      Ambition, greed, vanity, hubris. Politics is said to be the greatest drama, and in few countries more than Brazil. On...

    18. April 15, 2016

      Brazil’s political elite struggles to rise above leaks

      With the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff looking increasingly likely, at least Brazilians can be sure of one...

    19. The World

      April 15, 2016

      LatAm Viva - Dilma: game over?

      Written by Samantha Pearson Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff has not had a particularly easy life. As a Marxist...

    20. April 15, 2016

      Caution reigns over commodity currencies

      Commodity currencies were boosted by data showing China hitting its growth target on Friday, however FX strategists...

    21. April 15, 2016

      Brazil court rejects Rousseff’s push to halt impeachment vote

      Brazil’s Supreme Court early on Friday rejected a last-minute effort by the government of Dilma Rousseff to avert a...

    22. April 14, 2016

      Brazil’s end game inspires fear and hope

      The mood in São Paulo's financial district as this weekend approaches has been one of euphoria — somewhere between the...

    23. Fast FT

      April 14, 2016

      Brazil asks Supreme Court to annul impeachment

      Brazil’s political drama took another turn on Thursday after the government asked the Supreme Court to annul the...

    24. April 13, 2016

      What the vote on Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment means for Brazil

      Brazil is in the midst of a political crisis, as its lower house of Congress prepares for Sunday’s critical vote on...

    25. April 13, 2016

      Sceptics doubt Brazil bounce will last

      Brazilian assets have performed well in 2016 with the Bovespa equity index before Wednesday’s session up 20 per cent...

    26. April 13, 2016

      Attempted impeachment of Dilma Rousseff turns messy

      Dilma Rousseff has been pushed one step closer to possible impeachment. On Monday evening, a technical committee voted...

    27. Fast FT

      April 12, 2016

      Bovespa rallies as impeachment clears hurdle

      Impeachment bulls are back. Brazilian stocks rose the most among global benchmarks on Tuesday after a congressional...

    28. FT Photo Diary

      April 12, 2016

      The impeachment committee celebrate

      Members of the impeachment committee celebrate after voting on the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff at...

    29. April 12, 2016

      Drive to impeach Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff clears big hurdle

      A Brazilian congressional committee has voted in favour of impeaching President Dilma Rousseff for manipulating the...

    30. April 11, 2016

      Brazilians grow weary of the walking dead

      Protests are common in Brazil these days. There are those against President Dilma Rousseff, whose members generally...

    31. April 7, 2016

      Panama Papers open new chapter in Argentina corruption drama

      The Panama Papers have proved an embarrassment for Argentina’s new president Mauricio Macri — whose name appears in the...

    32. April 7, 2016

      Rousseff report adds to impeachment pressure

      The potential impeachment of Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff moved a step closer on Wednesday with the release of a...

    33. Fast FT

      April 5, 2016

      Brazilian real: is the rally losing steam?

      The Brazilian real fell for a second straight day against the dollar on Tuesday as investors paused following a...

    34. April 5, 2016

      Brazil’s vice-president faces prospect of impeachment

      Brazil’s congress has been ordered to open impeachment proceedings against Michel Temer, the vice-president,...

    35. April 5, 2016

      Brazil’s lessons for Latin America

      With the impeachment of Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff looking increasingly likely, a lot is being written about...

    36. FT Photo Diary

      April 5, 2016

      A show of support

      Supporters raise their arms during a rally in support of Brazil’s former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and...

    37. April 4, 2016

      Panama Papers: new financial rules needed for politicians

      Julius Caesar’s wife must be above suspicion, Caesar was said to have asserted as a reason for divorcing Pompeia....

    38. April 3, 2016

      Brazil’s left fears Rousseff ‘coup’

      On Friday a WhatsApp message about Sérgio Moro, the Brazilian lower court judge presiding over the country’s sweeping...

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