Politic / Economic issues


15Mar

Mexico: Splits rattle ruling PAN party before election

MEXICO CITY — The unity that helped Mexico’s ruling conservatives end seven decades of one-party rule is cracking under the weight of infighting, scandal and defections that threaten their hopes of retaining the presidency in July.

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15Mar

Mexico Stocks, Peso Gain Slightly On US Optimism

MEXICO CITY (Dow Jones)--Mexican stocks opened modestly higher Thursday as stronger-than-expected economic data in the U.S., Mexico's main trade partner, lifted sentiment among investors.

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13Mar

Mexico Industrial Output Rises at Fastest Pace Since May

Mexico’s industrial production rose at the fastest annual pace in eight months in January, beating all 16 forecasts in a Bloomberg survey of economists.

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13Mar

Mexico Peso Fluctuates as Traders Weigh Fed, U.S. Retail Sales

Mexico’s peso swung between gains and losses as investors weighed speculation U.S. policymakers won’t take additional steps to boost growth this year against a retail-sales pickup in the Latin American country’s biggest trading partner.

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12Mar

Mexico Stocks, Peso Lose Ground In Early Trade

MEXICO CITY (Dow Jones)--Mexican stocks were lower early Monday as the local bourse opened an hour earlier than usual to align trading with that of the U.S., which moved to daylight-saving time from standard time on Sunday.

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09Mar

Mexican Peso Gains as Investors Signal Agreement on Greece Bonds

Mexico ’s peso gained the most in two months as the Greek government’s deadline for the biggest sovereign restructuring in history passed with a majority of investors signaling their readiness to participate in the swap.

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