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07/10/14 Governo Publica MP de Incentivos ao Mercado de Capitais

Medida provisória também prevê, entre outros, mudanças no Refis, programa de parcelamento de dívidas tributárias, e no Reintegra, sobre exportações.

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07/10/14 Governo Isenta de IR os Ganhos Com IPOs de Empresas Menores; Regula ETFs

O governo federal anunciou nesta segunda-feira um conjunto de medidas destinadas a dar fôlego ao mercado doméstico de capitais, incluindo incentivos tributários para investidores.

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07/10/14 BNDES aprova R$ 5 bilhões para renovação de programas do setor sucroenergético

A diretoria do Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econômico e Social (BNDES) aprovou a reedição dos programas de apoio à renovação e ampliação de canaviais (BNDES Prorenova) e de financiamento è estocagem de etanol (BNDES PASS)...

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07/08/14 Brazil Plans Local Content Solar Rules to Spur Domestic Industry

Brazil is drafting local-content policies designed to spur the development of a domestic solar- manufacturing industry. The country’s Energy Research Agency, known as EPE, and the state development bank BNDES are developing...

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07/03/14 Biodiesel B6 já pode ser encontrado nos postos

A Medida deverá posicionar o Brasil como 2º maior produtor mundial de biodiesel Os postos de combustível começaram a comercializar nesta terça-feira, 1º de julho, o diesel com a adição de 6% de biodiesel. A ampliação da mistura...

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06/24/14 Brazil Currency Volatility Falls to a Year Low Amid Intervention

Brazil’s currency volatility dropped to a one-year low amid speculation the central bank will sustain the pace of its program to support the real. Three-month historical volatility fell to 10.63 percent at 2:27 p.m. in Sao Paulo...

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06/24/14 Should investors root for Brazil in the World Cup?

Anything less than being crowned World Cup champions for the sixth time would be received like a national disaster by many Brazilians. What the glory of victory – or ignominy of defeat – on home turf means for investors in the...

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06/20/14 Acciona Wins 153-Megawatt Order for Brazil Wind Turbines

Acciona SA (ANA) said it won an order for 153 megawatts of wind turbines from Atlantic Energias Renovaveis SA in Brazil. Acciona will supply 51 AW 125/3000 turbines to the the Santa Vitoria do Palmar wind farm in Brazil’s Rio...

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06/20/14 Patria Quickly Gathers $1.4 Billion for Latest Brazil Fund

Patria Investimentos, the Brazilian private equity manager that is partially owned by Blackstone Group BX -0.83%, is charging toward the finish line for its latest private equity fund, further underscoring investor desire for...

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06/16/14 UBS Pursuit of Brazil High-Frequency Trading Makes It No. 1

UBS AG (UBSN)’s bet on high-frequency trading helped it overtake Swiss rival Credit Suisse Group AG in Brazil’s equity markets for the first time. High-speed trading is the only part of Brazil’s stock market that’s growing, as...

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06/06/14 U.S. ethanol imports from Brazil down in 2013

U.S. imports of sugarcane ethanol from Brazil fell by 40% last year, to 242 million gallons. Because Brazil is the largest source of ethanol imports into the United States, this drop led the United States to be a net exporter of...

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06/04/14 Brazil Looking to Russia and Iran to Boost Meat Exports

Brazil is seeking to increase its lead over India, Australia and the U.S. in meat exports by stepping up sales to Russia and the Middle East. The South American country plans to hold talks with Russia, Iran and the United Arab...

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05/28/14 Brazil’s Central Bank Seen Ending Year-Long Rate Hike Cycle Wednesday

The Brazilian central bank is expected to end its year-long cycle of interest rate increases amid tepid economic activity and after signals from the monetary authority that it intends to wait to see delayed effects of the rate...

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05/28/14 BRAZIL'S USIMINAS MAY SEEK 1.15 BLN REAIS IN FRESH FINANCING

The board of Brazilian steelmaker Usinas Siderúrgicas of Minas Gerais SA approved on Monday a plan to raise a combined 1.150 billion reais ($518 million) in fresh financing, according to a securities filing.

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05/28/14 Brazil Real Declines as Trade Deficit Widest Since February

Brazil’s real erased its advance and closed at a three-week low as the nation posted its widest weekly trade deficit since February. The real fell less than 0.1 percent to 2.2245 per dollar at the close of trade in Sao Paulo, its...

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05/23/14 Brazil posts current account deficit of $8.3 bln in April

Brazil posted a current account deficit of $8.291 billion in April, central bank data showed on Friday. The country had been expected to post a deficit of $6.7 billion, according to the median forecast of 22 analysts in a Reuters...

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05/23/14 Brazilian Shares Rise After China Data; Real Weakens

Brazilian shares rose Thursday after China reported an increase in exports and factory orders, and the real weakened against the dollar. The benchmark Ibovespa stocks index closed 1.2% higher at 52806 points. The Brazilian real...

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05/19/14 World Cup ‘Peanut Gallery’ Boosts Sales of Brazil Snack

With less than a month before the kick-off of the soccer World Cup, Brazil’s peanut industry is expecting the flood of tourists, combined with the country’s tradition of pairing the snack with beer during matches, to drive up...

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05/16/14 Em meio à crise de energia, três empresas do setor anunciam alta nos lucros

Em meio à crise na energia, três empresas divulgaram nesta sexta-feira lucros bilionários nos três primeiros meses do ano, auge da onda de calor que ocasionou forte redução do nível dos reservatórios e explosão no consumo. A...

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05/16/14 Japan’s Love Affair With Brazil Rekindled Ends Peso Fling

After a year-long obsession, Japanese investors are just not that into Mexico anymore. Sales of peso-denominated bonds known as Uridashi have plunged this year, with just $199 million issued. That compares with sales of $1.8...

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