Brazil injects extra $4.5bn into economy

New measure aims to boost banking system ahead of election

Argentine bonds fall on debt swap plan

Proposal makes early resolution of ‘holdouts’ saga less likely

Argentina proposes voluntary debt swap

Plans aimed at evading US court ruling

LatAm swaps populists for apparatchiks

Beijing’s readiness to invest facilitates regimes to ape China, writes Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez

Mexico’s historic reform drive

Plaudits for passing laws, but the hardest part lies ahead

Brazil’s Silva raises investors’ hopes

Analysts warn expectations may be misplaced

Idealist Silva turns up the heat on Rousseff

Activist spurs Brazil’s leadership race

Brazil socialists pick Silva as candidate

Environmentalist to take place of late Eduardo Campos

Fernández wanes as Argentines struggle

Fears grow that default will deepen recession

Brazil shaken by candidate’s death

Death of Eduardo Campos changes presidential election

Brazil crash kills presidential candidate

Death of Eduardo Campos in jet accident alters election dynamics

Brazilian presidential candidate in jet crash

Eduardo Campos in plane downed near São Paulo

US political funding debate moves to judges

Development could undermine trust in legal system

Argentina crisis clouds Kirchner’s sunset

Default will hit the president’s legacy when she leaves officenext year

Argentina default triggers swaps payout

‘Credit event’ enables CDS investors to seek payment

Hopes remain of deal on Argentine debt

Private banks have been discussing buying holdouts’ bonds

Judge Griesa weighs Argentina’s fate

Long career is marked by willingness to tackle powerful interests

Argentina furious over second default

Government denies it is in breach of obligations, markets are sanguine

Farc accused of brutality ‘with impunity’

Human Rights Watch says atrocities continuing in Colombia

Post-Argentine default calm will fade

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