Move over Brazil and Mexico, that is Cuba in your rearview mirror….
Caterpillar signs distribution deal in preparation for Cuba entry (USA TODAY – February 10, 2016)
No Shopping for You!
Venezuela Rations Electricity Supply to Shopping Malls (WSJ – February 10, 2016)
The Exodus at Scotiabank Continues….
Bank of Nova Scotia's Top Investment Banker Durland to Depart (Bloomberg – February 10, 2016)
First Mover Advantage?
Brazilian Odebrecht Group Expands Its Presence In Cuba (Translatingcuba.com – February 7, 2016)
Mexico’s Menials Look to Level the Credit Playing Field…
Ivy League Grads Take On Lenders Charging 139% Rates in Mexico (Bloomberg – February 4, 2016)
And on a lighter note:
Jose Conseco continues to reinvent himself as economist… (Twitter – February 10, 2016)