A fledgling Latin American trade block is larger economically than Brazil, and growing three or four times as fast.» Read More
As the second quarter begins, and uncertainty in the U.S. market prevails, investors might want to start looking south for some opportunities. For the first quarter, Latin American indices were amongst the best performers around the globe.
It's the new hot spot for credit-strong financials, Cramer says. Here's the country's best-of-breed bank.
Congressional Democratic leaders say they have forged new trade policy guidelines with the Bush administration that will elevate labor and environmental rights to key components in future free trade agreements.
The South American country is the world's No. 3 copper and zinc producer, a top-two silver producer and No. 5 in gold, and labor unrest in Peru has flared in recent weeks.
The South American country is the world's No. 3 copper and zinc producer, a top-two silver producer and No. 5 in gold.