The Argentina Investment Report for April 20, 2016

Patrick Archer agribusiness, ba government, competitiveness, foreign investment, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, real estate, technology, tourism, us companies

The Argentina Investment Report for April 20, 2016 By Patrick Archer BUENOS AIRES – Argentina tested the international debt waters on Monday and received offers over four times greater than the US$15 billion needed to settle with the holdouts. The news is summarized in an excellent analysis in today’s iProfesional by Mariano Jaimovich titled “The Fever for Argentine Bonds Encourages Local Operators.” …

The High Risks & Rewards Of Argentine Bonds

Patrick Archer competitiveness, foreign investment, global rankings

Argentine bonds offer yields up to thirty times greater than bonds in other South American countries. They have to in order to compensate investors for additional risk. Far from the cozy credit confines of AAA ratings, Argentine bonds were the second-best performing investment in the country last year offering double-digit returns with long-term bonds like the Bonar X or the …