Economic Analysis - Corruption Allegations To Undermine Investment - 21 AUG 2017
Emerging Markets Monitor August 2017 / Guatemala / Economy
Economic activity in Guatemala will decelerate in 2017 as corruption allegations undermine business confidence and halt infrastructure projects. However, robust remittance inflows will underpin...
Political Risk Analysis - Elevated Unrest Will Weigh On Investment Environment - 14 SEPT 2015
Emerging Markets Monitor September 2015 / Guatemala / Political Risk
The resignation of Guatemala's President Otto P?rez Molina will not fully stem social unrest in the months ahead. With the current widespread popular discontent only likely to be reinforced by the...
Market Strategy - Coffee Outlook To Weigh On Quetzal - 26 MAY 2014
Emerging Markets Monitor May 2014 / Guatemala / Economy
We expect that recent strength in the Guatemalan quetzal is likely to unwind over the medium term, in line with our view for a significant pullback in the price of coffee, the country's most import...