21 Nov 2013
Consumer-focused companies are adapting their promotional strategies in response to new technology and high media prices.
This is the second of our pieces on the state of Rio de Janeiro, part of our state-by-state survey of private equity and venture capital.
Established foreign investors in Brazil, including hedge funds, are driving interest in long-short strategies.
We review the prospects of property developers, as questions surround the profitability of low-income housing.
Nine months after banning foreigners from buying large areas of land, the government is planning to finesse the restrictions.
On training programmes, inflation expectations and highway concessions
In the last two weeks, four more companies have announced plans to raise capital on the Bovespa:
Inflation indices and expectations have cooled in recent weeks.
By Wilber Colmerauer, Brazil Funding, London, UK