2022

Yen Loses Safe-Haven Status

Yen Loses Safe-Haven Status

The yen fell to its lowest level against the dollar in 32 years as the Bank of Japan continues to keep interest rates near zero while central banks around the world are raising rates to fight rising inflation.

US Dollar Index Hits 20-Year High

US Dollar Index Hits 20-Year High

Analysts point to three main factors behind the fast rise of the US-backed currency: broad interest-rate differentials, soaring US Treasuries and a broad risk-off sentiment in US stock markets, prompting Americans to hold more cash.

Payouts Are In

Payouts Are In

With Covid-era recovery well underway for some, dividends are soaring—led by commodities and finance. 

2021

Agtech Startups On The Rise

Agtech Startups On The Rise

Latin American fintech's next big thing may involve a regional economic cornerstone: agriculture.

Reporting Record High Exports In Latin America

Reporting Record High Exports In Latin America

While supplychain issues and inflation keep driving global energy and commodity prices upward, Latin America's devaluating currencies are making their exports far more competitive.