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    1. February 5, 2016

      Argentina in $6.5bn offer to debt holdouts

      Argentina has offered to pay about $6.5bn in cash to US holdouts that refused debt restructurings after its 2001...

    2. Fast FT

      February 5, 2016

      Argentina: debt offer accepted by some holdouts

      Argentina has offered to pay about $6.5bn to a group of US hedge funds that refused debt restructurings after its 2001...

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    1. Fast FT

      February 5, 2016

      Argentine bonds in focus as standoff news awaited

      Something’s afoot with Argentine debt. The Argentine-Elliott arbitrator says there is a “significant statement” coming...

    2. Fast FT

      February 5, 2016

      FirstFT - Johnny Cash spiders

      Here’s a taste of today’s FirstFT email. You can sign up to receive it here. Anti-ageing remedy Removing tired-out...

    3. FT Alphaville

      February 4, 2016

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Thursday, - The “leverage attack can be seen in the way banks, the home of leverage, are being attacked...

    4. February 2, 2016

      Argentina to pay Italian ‘holdout’ creditors

      Argentina made its first agreement with a group of “holdout” creditors that rejected debt restructurings after the 2001...

    5. February 1, 2016

      Argentina resumes ‘holdout’ creditor talks

      Argentina resumed debt talks with a group of US hedge funds on Monday after securing a $5bn loan from Wall Street banks...

    6. January 27, 2016

      Latam duo highlight weakness of capital controls

      Latin America provides a neat comparison of the impact of capital controls. For the past few years, the continent’s two...

    7. January 26, 2016

      Buenos Aires, Argentina: small market, global mindset

      Population 13m (Greater metropolitan area) Corporation tax 35% Setting up 3-6 months (urgent filings under 15 days)...

    8. January 25, 2016

      Mauricio Macri steps up fight against Argentina drug traffickers

      Argentina’s Mauricio Macri is stepping up the fight against drug trafficking as the reformist president seeks to...

    9. Fast FT

      January 22, 2016

      Venezuela risks Argentina-style legal drama if it defaults

      The world’s premier sovereign debt restructuring lawyer has warned that Venezuela is at risk of messy Argentina-style...

    10. January 22, 2016

      Argentina pledges to honour debts owed to holdout creditors

      Argentina’s new government has been welcomed back to the fold at the World Economic Forum in Davos as its economic team...

    11. FT Alphaville

      January 22, 2016

      Guest post: Best practices to resolve Argentina’s debt dispute

      Charles Blitzer, an economist, former senior IMF staffer, and expert on sovereign debt management and restructuring,...

    12. Fast FT

      January 22, 2016

      Argentina 'wants to put offer on table' for debts

      Argentina’s new government has been welcomed back to the fold at the World Economic Forum in Davos as its economic team...

    13. Fast FT

      January 20, 2016

      Argentine stocks: when a sell-off isn't all bad

      Argentine stocks are crashing, but not for the reasons you might think. Including Wednesday’s 4 per cent drop, the...

    14. January 20, 2016

      Macri raises hopes for Argentina’s economic renewal

      As Mauricio Macri becomes the first Argentine president in more than a decade to join the global financial elite in...

    15. January 19, 2016

      Investment in student digs highlights value of education

      It’s the little touches that give student areas their distinctive charm. Overflowing bins. Underwear dangling from...

    16. January 19, 2016

      Latam faces longest recession since 1980s

      Latin America will suffer a second straight year of recession in 2016, the first time it has seen back-to-back years of...

    17. January 14, 2016

      YPF signs shale deal with American Energy Partners

      YPF, Argentina’s state-controlled energy company, signed an agreement on Thursday with American Energy Partners to...

    18. FT Alphaville

      January 14, 2016

      Guest post: Puerto Rico -- debtor, heal thyself

      Mitu Gulati and Bob Rasmussen — members of the law faculties of Duke University and the University of Southern...

    19. January 13, 2016

      Argentina resurrects talks with holdout creditors

      A new chapter begins today in Argentina’s decade-long legal dispute with a group of US hedge funds that the recently...

    20. FT Alphaville

      January 13, 2016

      "If I am right, the S&P would fall to 550, a 75% decline from the recent 2100 peak"

      Dan McCrum, in his new-ish role as the FT’s Capital Markets Editor, went along to the Albert Show on Tuesday – the...

    21. Fast FT

      January 12, 2016

      Argentine peso rallies on holdout talks

      The Argentine peso is on a winning streak this week. The currency – which only became a free floating currency less...

    22. January 12, 2016

      Discrimination at Portuguese bank Novo Banco sets a dangerous precedent

      Just over a year since the European Central Bank took over as the regulator for Europe’s systemically important banks,...

    23. January 6, 2016

      Reforms drive Argentine grain export revival

      Argentina has come back to the international wheat market with a bang. After Mauricio Macri, the new president,...

    24. January 5, 2016

      Emerging markets teeter on brink of downgrades

      The year has started badly for emerging markets, with Chinese equities tumbling 7 per cent, the Angolan kwanza being...

    25. Fast FT

      January 4, 2016

      Argentina and Brazil: trading places

      A peculiar role reversal is taking place between South America’s largest economies. Argentina, long the region’s...

    26. December 28, 2015

      The ebbing of Latin America’s ‘pink tide’

      Latin America is at a turning point. The collapse of the commodity supercycle has ended an almost 15-year bull run for...

    27. December 23, 2015

      Argentine gold miner praises Macri for scrapping gold tax

      Argentina’s new president, Mauricio Macri, has extended his move to scrap taxes on agricultural exports to the mining...

    28. beyondbrics

      December 21, 2015

      Politics trumps reform in emerging markets

      Reform is a pressing need across emerging markets, especially as global demand remains weak and rising US interest...

    29. Fast FT

      December 21, 2015

      Carlyle makes another bet on outsourcing

      US private equity group Carlyle has bought a majority stake in Comdata, the biggest back-office outsourcing provider in...

    30. FT Alphaville

      December 21, 2015

      FTAV Person of Interest 2015: the longlist

      Undeniably, 2015 has been a year in which people did things. Only one can be crowned this year’s FT Alphaville’s...

    31. December 18, 2015

      Argentina slides down wealth tables after devaluation

      Argentines woke up on Thursday richer than Poles, Chileans and Hungarians. By bedtime they were not only poorer than...

    32. December 17, 2015

      Argentine peso falls by almost a third as controls are lifted

      The Argentine peso fell by as much as 30 per cent against the dollar on Thursday after Mauricio Macro, the country’s...

    33. December 17, 2015

      President Mauricio Macri lifts Argentina’s capital controls

      Argentina has lifted capital controls and will allow practically unlimited access to foreign currency in a process that...

    34. Fast FT

      December 16, 2015

      Argentina moves to let peso trade more freely

      It’s really happening. Argentina is lifting capital controls and moving to let the peso trade more freely with...

    35. December 14, 2015

      Mauricio Macri scraps tax on Argentine farm exports

      Mauricio Macri on Monday made his first big economic announcement as Argentina’s new president, scrapping taxes on...

    36. beyondbrics

      December 14, 2015

      Is Argentina's debt saga nearing its end? Not so fast

      Investors seem to think that President Mauricio Macri will soon resolve Argentina’s long-standing debt crisis. Yet the...

    37. December 13, 2015

      Argentina’s Mauricio Macri faces a delicate dance

      Mauricio Macri celebrated his inauguration last week with a victory jig at the Casa Rosada presidential palace in...

    38. December 11, 2015

      Douglas Tompkins, entrepreneur and conservationist, 1943-2015

      When he was accused of being a CIA agent bent on secretly stealing Argentina’s underground freshwater reserves, Douglas...

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