Brazil Central Bank on Verge of Turning Point as Inflation Eases

For six years, Brazil’s central bank failed to achieve its mandate of ensuring price stability, damaging its credibility and eroding Brazilians’ purchasing power. Even as the nation’s economy nose-dived into the worst recession on record, policy makers had little choice but to stick with one of the highest interest rates among G-20 nations.

But now, with central-bank inflation projections finally on target, a highly experienced economic team in place and a government committed to fiscal discipline, Brazil is on the verge of monetary easing for the first time since 2012.

Read more

Categories: Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s