TITLE

Will jitters in Brazil prompt the next big equity sell-off?

AUTHOR(S)
ROMEO, VALENTINA
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Money Marketing;9/24/2015, Issue 1502, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Brazil's economic indicators, whose ratings for sovereign debt sowngrades and it has raised fears of a potential equity sell-off in the region. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Brazil decline by 1.9 percent and the U.S. rating agency Standard and Poor's cut Brazil's rating to BB-plus.
ACCESSION #
110361989

 

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