Investing in Brazil 2011

  • Russia

    It's in Russia, Brazil and in the developing markets where the automakers will lay the groundwork for their success later this decade.

  • Brazilian policymakers are trying to find the sweet spot for their monetary policy. For now, interest rate hikes are more likely than not. But their impact for currency traders is less certain.

  • In a report from Brazil, Fast Money trader Tim Seymour looks at the impact of the Japan crisis on emerging markets.

  • Good news drove Brazilian stocks higher for the second session in a row and drove bullish option activity yesterday (Thursday).

  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Brazilian companies, armed with a strong Real, are hunting for acquisitions across the globe , while U.S. private equity and sovereign wealth funds turn their attention to red hot Brazil.

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    Brazil’s oil giant Petrobras is taking advantage of the BRIC country summit in China to test the waters for Chinese financing.

  • Of the 4 BRIC economies, where does trader Brian Stutland suggest putting money to work?

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    The market hasn't realized the significance for the dollar of last week's meeting of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, this analyst says.

  • President Fernando Cardoso

    It is not possible to control the value of Brazil's currency through taxes on foreign capital, former President Fernando Cardoso told CNBC Monday.  He thinks it "better to leave the capital flow more open."