Category Archives: finance

Perfect Storm – Is the Mexican Economy About to Collapse?

Mexico’s underperforming economy has been covered here before. But those posts addressed long-term, structural impediments to Mexico’s ability to develop a modern economy with a higher growth rate. Notably, those posts did not address the most commonly cited ‘structural’ flaws … Continue reading

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Financial Reform – Details

Below is a translation of the Pact for Mexico website’s detailed overview of the recently-submitted Financial Reform package. In order to increase the availability of credit and make credit more affordable, a Financial Reform is proposed with respect to commitments … Continue reading

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Peña Sends Financial Reform Bill to Congress

The financial reform initiative, which will be presented today by President Enrique Pena Nieto in the Chapultepec Castle, is aimed at increasing available credit and making it cheaper to borrow, thereby fulfilling commitments 62 and 63 of the Pact for … Continue reading

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