Brazilians acquisitions abroad top Multinationals buying in Brazil, says Estadão

The good shape of Brazilian companies turned them into buyers globally. This year, the balance of acquisitions is positive to Brazil.  Favored by a strong currency they are going shopping everywhere in the world. But it is not all. Most important is to notice that the Brazilian entrepreneur have manage to go out of the shell ofContinue reading “Brazilians acquisitions abroad top Multinationals buying in Brazil, says Estadão”

Electricity consumption in May: Strong Growth

Electricity consumption in May went up 10.5% YoY, according to the Federal energy research bureau (EPE). Industrial segment was the main responsable for this figures. Industrial consumption reached +15.4% YoY. It means that   industrial activity is growing fast.g relevant growth. “After the financial crisis, we highlight the mining and steel sector, with consumption growing 50.7%Continue reading “Electricity consumption in May: Strong Growth”

Now Everyone Wants to be the “Fifth BRIC”

Last year in a Special Report on Indonesia, The Economist quotes certain investment bank research arguing that Indonesia may be the “fifth BRIC” (BRIIC?). Now, in the latest edition, The Economist notes a source saying that Africa should be the “fifth BRIC.” This little trend should indicate the increase in status of the four BRICContinue reading “Now Everyone Wants to be the “Fifth BRIC””

Euro risk .. and GDP record in Brazil

Brazilian GDP growth soars to 9%  in the first quarter. This result came as surprise to analysts everywhere. It is too good. But it is true. It seems Brazil is not contaminated by international problems and grows on strong domestic demand.  And inflation is under control.. Euro concern A friend in asset management in Sao Paulo, RicardoContinue reading “Euro risk .. and GDP record in Brazil”

Louis Vuitton expands in Brazil

Two months after opening its sixth boutique in Brazil, now in the Iguatemi Shopping of Brasilia, the French luxury brand Louis Vuitton plans to expand its store network in the country. LV’s Yves Carcelle told Jornal Valor that they are looking at other cities as well as Sao Paulo and Rio, where they already haveContinue reading “Louis Vuitton expands in Brazil”