Brazil economy crawls out of recession

Growth of 0.1% illustrates challenge for economics team

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Argentina says HSBC aided tax evasion

Buenos Aires says bank put clients’ money in secret Swiss accounts

Mexico outlines police and justice reforms

Peña Nieto acts after 43 students disappeared in September

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Germany drops opposition to Canada deal

Berlin says opting out would be ‘disaster’

Brazil police probe UK property developer

EcoHouse subject of criminal inquiry into social housing scheme

São Paulo-based exchange eyes LatAm rivals

BM&FBovespa hopes to make bold move to assert regional influence

GM struggles with Latin American slowdown

One of the world’s fastest growing car markets is cutting costs

Batista trial a landmark for Brazil

Former billionaire faces charges of insider trading

The ‘new Mexico’ goes up in flames

Scandals threaten to derail Peña Nieto’s reforms

Brazil’s economy faces grim Christmas

Low demand and weak currency will hit imports, says Maersk

Lazard’s Weiss set to join US Treasury

White House confirms banker’s nomination to domestic finance role

Pemex chief is up for the fight

Emilio Lozoya is not someone likely to pull his punches

US investigates Petrobras for corruption

Move raises international profile of scandal at Brazil’s state-controlled oil company

Petrol rise fuels Brazil inflation fears

Price increases threaten Dilma Rousseff’s already thin support

Police detain mayor after Mexico manhunt

Abarca is suspected of involvement in disappearance of students

Argentina accuses P&G of tax fraud

US company’s operations suspended, says country’s tax authority

YPF seeks foreign partners for shale

Oil group chief hopes law reforms will boost investment

Brazil reveals its largest monthly deficit

Real weakens on worse-than-expected fiscal performance

Rate rise lifts economic hopes in Brazil

Investors are betting Dilma Rousseff will change fiscal tack

Argentina seeks its own shale boom

Country wants investors not scared off by default