Daily Archives: May 5, 2010

Our takeaway from the latest economic reports on Brazil

Brazilian economy; still a strong momentum.  Brazilian economy should expand by at least 6.5% in 2010.  This strong momentum partly stems from fiscal stimuli that slosh through the economy and propel demand. The expected growth in corporate earnings in 2010 … Continue reading

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First Reserve Corporation invests $ 500 million in Barra Energia, in Brazil

First Reserve Corporation, an energy industry-focused private equity and infrastructure firm, has backed Brazilian exploration and production company Barra Energia Petróleo e Gás with a $500m investment. First Reserve is an independently owned firm since 1983. The firm has developed … Continue reading

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