30/06/2020Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
Economic activity fell 17.5% in April, 26.4% year-on-year
15/04/2020Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Económica Patrick Gillespie
17:16 - Argentine consumer prices rose faster than expected in March as the country went into a nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus.
12/02/2020Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
20:14 - Guzman says bondholders will probably be disappointed. He laid out three possible fiscal paths to balance budget.
24/01/2020Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Patrick Gillespie
23/01 - 12:40 - Argentina’s central bank has slashed interest rates the most in the world in recent weeks, reviving concerns about an oft-repeated monetary policy misstep that triggers faster inflation in the country near the start of the year.
08/01/2020Cancillería Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Patrick Gillespie
07/01 - 20:28 - Elisa Trotta Gamus had been recognized by previous govt. The move reflects new government’s foreign policy shift.
19/12/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Económica Patrick Gillespie
18/12 - 16:59 - Argentina’s new government wants to continue making debt payments while it renegotiates with creditors in the coming months, central bank chief Miguel Pesce said Wednesday.
18/12/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
17/12 - 17:52 - President Alberto Fernandez sends emergency bill to Congress. Government plans to renegotiate debt, raise levies to farmers.
19/11/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
The current recession began last year. While a severe drought and selloffs across emerging markets played a part, the root cause was a budget deficit that investors hesitated to finance as President Mauricio Macri’s government lost credibility.
05/11/2019Argentina Al Jazeera - Qatar Economía Patrick Gillespie
Alberto Fernandez's rapport with Caracas might negatively affect relations between Buenos Aires and Washington.
01/10/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
30/09 - 13:28 - Central bank chief says government requesting IMF installment. Economy minister sees $5.4 bln loan disbursement by year-end.
26/09/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Patrick Gillespie
25/09 - 16:19 - Acting Managing Director David Lipton Says IMF ready to help. Lipton says IMF will work with whoever wins Argentine election.
19/09/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
* Rate floor to fall to 68% during October, bank says Wednesday * New monetary base targets 2.5% growth in Sept. and Oct.
12/08/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Patrick Gillespie
Argentina’s President Mauricio Macri unexpectedly lost a primary vote by a landslide, foreshadowing a defeat in October’s presidential election and a possible return to the policies of his predecessor, Cristina Kirchner.
09/08/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Patrick Gillespie
Peronist leaders governed for roughly half the last seven decades, the movement surviving years of violent clashes and military interventions from the 1950s to 1970s. Whether during the pro-business administration of Carlos Menem or the nationalist governments of Nestor and Cristina Kirchner, corruption allegations have dogged Peronist presidencies while economic performance has failed to match expectations.
07/08/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
Argentine builders and manufacturers took a step back in June, in poorly-timed news for President Mauricio Macri who faces a critical primary vote on Sunday.
01/08/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Patrick Gillespie
Argentina’s presidential candidate Roberto Lavagna promised to crack down on the most profitable emerging market carry trade if elected in October.
01/08/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
The 1890 Barings Crisis was the biggest sovereign debt meltdown of the century—and history just keeps repeating itself.
10/07/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Patrick Gillespie
President Mauricio Macri’s chances of winning Argentina’s election this year are improving as public sentiment climbs and the economy begins to find its footing after a currency crisis, according to Alejandro Catterberg, director of Poliarquia, one of the nation’s top pollsters.
05/07/2019Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Patrick Gillespie
Argentina’s record $56 billion IMF bailout remains intact and the institution is still fully behind Macri. But it remains to be seen if the next managing director will give his government the sympathetic treatment that the former French finance minister usually offered.
04/07/2019Sr. Canciller Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Mercosur Patrick Gillespie
Argentina talking with Brazil about U.S. pact, Macri said. Fresh off their first major trade pact, South American leaders are already eyeing a bigger market: the U.S.