Brazil's economy has floundered under the populist rule of Jair Bolsonaro, meaning investors are in wait-and-see mode on the country until the 2022 presidential election.
Pedro Castillo of Marxist-Leninist party Perú Libre has become Peru’s fourth president in just nine months, causing markets to reel in horror.
It is hard to change cultural factors such as racial discrimination but Latin American countries could improve social mobility by investing more in government schools and reducing red tape.
No area of the world has suffered more from Covid-19 with regards to death tolls and lockdowns than Latin America and the Caribbean, carrying with it some bleak prospects for the region's youth.
Colombia's journey from no-go area to business-friendly outpost has continued over the past Covid-dominated 12 months, but will next year's elections affect its attractiveness to foreign investors?
All of the key data and information needed when considering investing in Ecuador.
All of the key data and information needed when considering investing in Guyana.
Facing the twin challenges of economic recession and the Covid-19 pandemic, FDI in Argentina has stuttered over the past 12 months.
All of the key data and information needed when considering investing in Brazil.
Suriname saw a dramatic drop in FDI inflows in 2019, but its rich natural resources could put it on the radar of investors as the world recovers from the Covid-19 outbreak.
Paraguay’s FDI inflows have been modest over the past few years, and as Covid-19 deals a blow to its trade, the government is ramping up its efforts to attract foreign capital.