from MacroScope:

Brazil’s job market hints at more painful downturn

March 19, 2015

A job promoter sits close to list of job offers posted along a main street in downtown Sao Paulo

The rapid erosion of Brazil's job market is taking most economists by surprise, an analysis of Reuters Polls data shows, in a worrying sign that already-grim expectations for Latin America's largest economy have not been pessimistic enough.

from Morning Bid with David Gaffen:

Outpost in Ukraine

March 11, 2015

The International Monetary Fund will decide later today whether to approve a big package of bailouts for Ukraine - provided the country, struggling with a weak economy, a sharp decline in oil prices and a conflict with Russia, can figure out a way to get about $15 billion from its creditors. Ukraine would have to keep its debt-to-GDP low enough so that the IMF doesn't feel like it's sticking its neck out too far.

from Breakingviews:

ECB bazooka a water pistol for emerging markets

January 23, 2015

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

StanChart equities closure is overdue but welcome

January 8, 2015

By Peter Thal Larsen

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

StanChart equities closure is overdue but welcome

January 8, 2015

By Peter Thal Larsen

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Where to hide in an emerging market rout

December 30, 2014

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Stick with BRIC

By Edward Hadas
December 23, 2014

By Edward Hadas

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Strong dollar is $10 trillion headache for debtors

December 8, 2014

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

SABMiller’s Coca-Cola push is Africa buy signal

November 27, 2014

By Robert Cole

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

QE gave emerging markets brief gains, lasting pain

October 30, 2014

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.