Brazil Central Bank Speeds Up Pace of Monetary Easing


SÃO PAULO—Brazil’s central bank intensified the pace of its rate cuts Wednesday, as price increases continued to lose steam amid a fierce recession. The bank’s monetary committee, known as the Copom, cut the benchmark Selic rate to 13% from 13.75%, a larger cut than most economists expected. The bank’s two previous rate cuts in this easing cycle...


Source:   Wall Street Journal
January 11, 2017 20:32 UTC






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