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    1. FT Photo Diary



      Pope on the phone

      Public phone booths are covered with images of Pope Francis in downtown Mexico City   ...

    2. 5 hours ago

      Pope in Latin America: what to watch out for

      Pope Francis embarks on his first international trip of 2016 on Friday — heading to Mexico, the second-largest Catholic...

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    1. Fast FT

      14 hours ago

      Pemex needs $23bn to right itself: Moody's

      José Antonio González Anaya is still getting his feet under the table at Pemex, the floundering Mexican state oil...

    2. February 11, 2016

      Trump leaves Republicans searching for reasons to be cheerful

      That sound you hear from the US is the reverberation of the Republican party establishment trying to persuade itself,...

    3. February 11, 2016

      Zika virus: Catholic group urges Pope to allow contraception

      On the eve of his visit to Latin America, Pope Francis has been urged to relax the Catholic church’s stance on...

    4. Fast FT

      February 10, 2016

      América Móvil faces regulatory review

      América Móvil, mogul Carlos Slim’s telephone company, believes talks with regulators on its preponderant status due to...

    5. February 10, 2016

      HSBC sued over Mexico drug cartel murders

      The families of several US citizens killed at the hands of some of Mexico’s most notorious drug cartels are suing HSBC,...

    6. February 10, 2016

      América Móvil annual profits fall despite fourth quarter recovery

      América Móvil, Latin America’s biggest mobile phone company, saw net profits surge in the fourth quarter, helped by...

    7. Fast FT

      February 9, 2016

      Financing costs eat into profit at América Móvil

      América Móvil, Latin America’s biggest mobile phone company, reported a 24 per cent drop in 2015 net profits to 35bn...

    8. Fast FT

      February 9, 2016

      Mexican peso hits new low as rout accelerates

      For sun seeking Americans, that beach holiday in Mexico is getting cheaper by the day. The Mexican peso fell to a...

    9. Fast FT

      February 8, 2016

      Mexico's president replaces Pemex CEO

      Enrique Peña Nieto, Mexico’s president, has replaced the CEO at Pemex, the troubled state oil company that is bleeding...

    10. Fast FT

      February 8, 2016

      Transocean slides on rig contract termination

      Investors soured on shares in Transocean, after the rig operator said that one of its customers had terminated a rig...

    11. February 8, 2016

      US immigration: Workers wanted

      Thomas Williams is a man on an unlikely mission. A white retired US naval officer living in Texas, he spends much of...

    12. Fast FT

      February 8, 2016

      Mexico FinMin backtracks, calls for fresh cost cuts

      After long denying that new spending cuts were needed to protect state finances from global financial volatility,...

    13. February 5, 2016

      ‘Gangster Warlords’, by Ioan Grillo

      Between 2000 and 2010, a million people were killed in drug wars across Latin America and the Caribbean. Cartels,...

    14. Fast FT

      February 5, 2016

      Just Eat gobbles up international businesses

      Just eaten. Just Eat has agreed a €125m deal to acquire a number of international businesses from Rocket Internet, as...

    15. Fast FT

      February 4, 2016

      US construction boom lifts Mexico's cement king

      The continued pick-up in the US construction sector has helped Cemex, the Mexican cement heavyweight, deliver its first...

    16. Fast FT

      February 2, 2016

      Nomura axes Mexico GDP forecast amid US manufacturing woes

      Chop. That was the sound of Nomura taking its scissors to its Mexican GDP forecast. The bank had been expecting growth...

    17. Fast FT

      February 2, 2016

      Emerging market currencies whacked by global gloom

      Emerging market currencies have been taking a beating today, as the resumption of the oil rout and commodities slide...

    18. February 1, 2016

      BP elevates two executives in possible succession move

      BP’s Bob Dudley has promoted two senior executives into top roles in a move seen by UK investors and analysts as...

    19. Fast FT

      January 29, 2016

      Mexico's growth slows in fourth quarter

      After an encouraging third quarter, Mexico’s economy lost steam again as the weak peso failed to give a much hoped for...

    20. Fast FT

      January 29, 2016

      FirstFT - History's most audacious scam

      Here’s a taste of today’s FirstFT email. You can sign up to receive it here. Where we’re going, we don’t need roads...

    21. January 28, 2016

      Welcome to the new oil order

      The airwaves and Twitter are full of commentary about how Saudi Arabia, the rest of Opec and Russia can balance the...

    22. Fast FT

      January 27, 2016

      Ericsson Q4 profits beat estimates

      Sales at Swedish telecoms equipment maker Ericsson were held back by foreign currency moves in the fourth quarter, but...

    23. beyondbrics

      January 26, 2016

      bb review: will the next Steve Jobs come from the other side of the world?

      Emerging market investors have little to cheer about these days. EM currencies are falling, corporate debt is rising,...

    24. January 26, 2016

      Waiting for Janet — currencies market in thrall to Fed

      Central banks have begun the year dancing to a Duke Ellington classic. Imagine US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen...

    25. January 25, 2016

      Mexico’s markets stand out from turmoil

      Amid global stock sell-offs, crashing oil prices and rampant capital flight, one emerging market is still standing:...

    26. 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...

    27. January 22, 2016

      Oil climbs as exit from bearish positions begins

      Traders have started to increase bets on a recovery in oil by the end of the year, backing the view that recent selling...

    28. January 22, 2016

      Russia considers hedging part of oil its revenues

      Russia is looking at hedging a portion of its oil revenues in the future, highlighting how the collapse in prices has...

    29. The World

      January 22, 2016

      LatAm Viva: The good, the bad, the ugly…and the creative

      To receive LatAm Viva every Friday by email, sign up here. A trillion here, a trillion there, and very soon you are...

    30. Fast FT

      January 21, 2016

      Mexico: oil crash will not derail deep-water auction

      Will collapsing oil prices derail Mexico’s deep-water oil tenders? No, says Juan Carlos Zepeda, head of the National...

    31. 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...

    32. January 20, 2016

      LatAm cost-cutting is key ingredient of AB InBev’s merger

      The $107.9bn brewing giant that has resulted from AB InBev’s takeover of SABMiller will depend for its success on...

    33. January 20, 2016

      Rival aims to challenge Mexican stock exchange

      Turbulent global stock exchanges and an exodus of capital from emerging economies: it sounds like a terrible time to be...

    34. Brussels Blog

      January 20, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Davos and refugees

      The Wednesday edition of our new Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up here. At...

    35. 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...

    36. 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...

    37. Fast FT

      January 18, 2016

      'Don't panic' says Templeton's Hasenstab (again)

      Don’t panic. Step away from your terminals, and believe in the potential in emerging markets, says Michael Hasenstab....

    38. January 15, 2016

      Sean Penn says Mexican government wanted to use him as scapegoat

      Hollywood actor Sean Penn has stirred the controversy surrounding his meeting with fugitive druglord Joaquín “El Chapo”...

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