- Where the Dead Still Cry for Justice
Argentina is observing the grim 25th anniversary of a horrific car bombing at a Jewish community center. Its government has never arrested the culprits.
- EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil's real pauses after rally, Argentine peso hit by Moody's revision
Most Latin American currencies weakened
on Monday, halting the Brazilian real's recent run-up as
investors looked for progress in the government's pension reform
bill, while the Argentine peso was hit hard by Moody's outlook
The real fell about 0.5% after posting its strongest
weekly gain since late May, while Sao Paulo-listed shares
retreated from record highs made last week after
Brazil's lower house of Congress approv
- EMERGING MARKETS-Latam shares subdued, FX mixed; Argentina faces Moody's heat
Latin American markets had a tepid start
on Monday with Brazilian assets subdued as economic worries
eclipsed optimism from pensions reform hopes, while currencies
in the region were mixed with Argentina's peso dropping on a
Moody's outlook cut.
The Sao Paulo index was flat while the real
slid 0.3% lower.
Economists cut their 2020 growth forecasts for Latin
America's largest economy to a new low, despite Brazil's
Congress delivering a major b
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