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News Argentina Finance: UPDATE 2-Argentina swaps $1.66 bln of Treasury bills to ease payment crunch

Published on: Monday 20 January 2020
UPDATE 2-Argentina swaps $1.66 bln of Treasury bills to ease payment crunch
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/01/20/reuters-america-update-2-argentina-swaps-1-point-66-bln-of-treasury-bills-to-ease-payment-crunch.html

BUENOS AIRES, Jan 20- Argentina's economy ministry said on Monday it had exchanged Treasury bills with an original face value of 99.6 billion pesos in a debt swap auction to help push back its repayment schedule amid a wider economic crisis. We have achieved the three objectives we set ourselves: extending the deadlines; lowering the amount and the rate, "Diego...

News Argentina Finance: The continued growth of blockchain in Argentina

Published on: Friday 17 January 2020
The continued growth of blockchain in Argentina
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/continued-growth-blockchain-argentina-170010963.html

Despite an ongoing financial crisis, capital controls, and increasing measures to restrict access to foreign currencies, some industries in Argentina are doing well. Specifically, blockchain in Argentina is continuing to grow at a steady pace and, according to a recent survey, it is now leading the region

News Argentina Finance: Centaurus Energy Inc. (Formerly Madalena Energy Inc.) Announces 2019 Third Quarter Financial Results and Operational Update

Published on: Monday 25 November 2019
Centaurus Energy Inc. (Formerly Madalena Energy Inc.) Announces 2019 Third Quarter Financial Results and Operational Update
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/centaurus-energy-inc-formerly-madalena-133000216.html

Buenos Aires, Argentina--(Newsfile Corp. - November 25, 2019) - Centaurus Energy Inc. (TSXV: CTA) (OTCQX: CTARF) ("Centaurus" or the "Company") is pleased to announce its financial and operating results for the three months ended September 30, 2019. Centaurus' CEO Jose Penafiel

News Argentina Finance: Argentina’s Bonds: Good Luck Figuring This One Out

Published on: Thursday 07 November 2019
Argentina’s Bonds: Good Luck Figuring This One Out
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2019/11/07/argentinas-bonds-good-luck-figuring-this-one-out/

during a demonstration against layoffs in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 2016 when he tried cutting public expenses. Photographer: Diego Levy/Bloomberg © 2016 Bloomberg Finance LP The gross financing ...

News Argentina Finance: Argentina Central Bank Seen Seeking Weak Peso Under Fernandez

Published on: Friday 15 November 2019
Argentina Central Bank Seen Seeking Weak Peso Under Fernandez
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/argentina-central-bank-seen-seeking-141536398.html

(Bloomberg) -- Explore what’s moving the global economy in the new season of the Stephanomics podcast. Subscribe via Apple Podcast, Spotify or Pocket Cast.Argentine President-elect Alberto Fernandez is preparing to task the country’s central bank with trying to boost the crisis-torn economy through a

News Argentina Finance: Back In Black: The Return Of Argentina’s Black Market Exchange Rate As Capital Flight Accelerates

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Back In Black: The Return Of Argentina’s Black Market Exchange Rate As Capital Flight Accelerates
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/afontevecchia/2019/10/08/back-in-black-the-return-of-argentinas-black-market-exchange-rate-as-capital-flight-accelerates/

Argentina’s black market exchange rate initially surged nearly 25 percent above the official rate, meaning that despite desperate currency controls set in place by newly minted Finance Minister Hernán Lacunza, less than four weeks into the job, dollars continue to flow out of the country.

News Argentina Finance: How the IMF Can Help Countries During Financial Collapse (and How it Can’t)

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
How the IMF Can Help Countries During Financial Collapse (and How it Can’t)
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/imf-help-countries-during-financial-203654430.html

Kenneth Rogoff calls for refocusing the International Monetary Fund's mandate for dealing with emerging-market debt crises.The post How the IMF Can Help Countries During Financial Collapse (and How it Can’t) appeared first on Worth.

News Argentina Finance: Argentina's financial crisis is an opportunity to rethink its energy plan

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
Argentina's financial crisis is an opportunity to rethink its energy plan
News source: https://thehill.com/opinion/energy-environment/460954-argentinas-financial-crisis-is-an-opportunity-to-rethink-its

The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill As Argentina confronts its massive financial crisis, a silver lining hides in plain sight. The country has an ...

News Argentina Finance: IMF to discuss loan status with Argentina finance minister: official

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
IMF to discuss loan status with Argentina finance minister: official
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/imf-discuss-loan-status-argentina-finance-minister-official-183040340.html

IMF officials will meet with the economic team from crisis-hit Argentina later this month to review the status of the country's massive loan program, an IMF spokesman said Thursday. Economy Minister Hernan Lacunza "will come here in late September and we will have those discussions and decide

News Argentina Finance: Argentina's President Macri Needs Big Weekend Against 'Shadow Cristina' Candidate

Published on: Thursday 08 August 2019
Argentina's President Macri Needs Big Weekend Against 'Shadow Cristina' Candidate
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2019/08/08/argentinas-president-macri-needs-big-weekend-against-shadow-cristina-candidate/

Despite a stagnant economy, weak commodity prices not doing much to help Argentina's mighty agribusiness sector ... but mindful of the potential shocks from financial markets with government bonds ...

News Argentina Finance: Argentina Is Trapped in a Cycle of Economic Crisis

Published on: Wednesday 31 July 2019
Argentina Is Trapped in a Cycle of Economic Crisis
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/argentina-trapped-cycle-economic-crisis-080017928.html

(Bloomberg) -- When it was commissioned in the 1870s, the Renaissance-style building chosen to house a water treatment plant in Buenos Aires was meant to project Argentina’s emergence on the world stage.By the time it finally opened two decades later, the Palace of Running Water was a symbol of spent

News Argentina Finance: Argentina Designates Hezbollah Terrorist Group on 25th Anniversary of Bombing

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Argentina Designates Hezbollah Terrorist Group on 25th Anniversary of Bombing
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/18/world/americas/argentina-hezbollah-terrorist-group.html

BUENOS AIRES — Argentina designated Hezbollah a terrorist organization on Thursday and ordered a freeze on the financial assets of the group, which has been blamed for two terrorist attacks in the ...

News Argentina Finance: IMF to ship $5.4 billion to Argentina under standby loan deal

Published on: Friday 12 July 2019
IMF to ship $5.4 billion to Argentina under standby loan deal
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/imf-ship-5-4-billion-002744362.html

The International Monetary Fund board said on Friday it would ship $5.4 billion (£4.3 billion) in cash to Argentina after approving a fourth review of a standby credit deal with the crisis-stricken South American nation. The fresh cash could help embattled President Mauricio Macri as he seeks to calm

News Argentina Finance: Moody’s Puts Argentina on Negative Outlook on Uncertainty

Published on: Saturday 13 July 2019
Moody’s Puts Argentina on Negative Outlook on Uncertainty
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/moody-puts-argentina-negative-outlook-214154694.html

(Bloomberg) -- Moody’s Investor Service shifted its outlook on Argentina to negative from stable on Friday, citing rising uncertainty about economic policy and risk of additional “damaging currency shocks.”The ratings company maintained its B2 rating for Argentine securities.Moody’s decision comes a

News Argentina Finance: Argentina’s financial “spin”

Published on: Friday 17 May 2019
Argentina’s financial “spin”
News source: https://en.mercopress.com/2011/08/11/argentina-s-financial-spin

On Sunday, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner will be seeking approval to lead the FPV in October’s general elections. With the country currently braving the world’s economic storm, she is keen to keep up appearances.

News Argentina Finance: IMF returns to Argentina

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
IMF returns to Argentina
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/imf-returns-to-argentina/a-19563153

Macri hopes the moves will allow Argentina to return to international financial markets for the first time since then. South America's Mercosur trading bloc has threatened to suspend Venezuela by ...

News Argentina Finance: Argentina reveals financial needs; stock market and the Peso rebound

Published on: Saturday 25 May 2019
News source: https://en.mercopress.com/2018/07/04/argentina-reveals-financial-needs-stock-market-and-the-peso-rebound

According to the presentation, the government needs to issue new debt equivalent to US$ 1.2 billion for the remainder of 2018 Argentina will need to raise a net US$ 8 billion in the domestic debt ...