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This observatory contains the update of remittances that was presented on March 1, 2024 by the Bank of Mexico and it contains information related to the levels of poverty of the population that lived in households that received remittances, with respect to the population in households that did not they received remittances.

The Banking System maintains capital and liquidity levels much higher than regulatory minima. The dynamism of bank financing in 2023 was observed in all sectors (public and private), through various instruments (credit and securities) and was accompanied by higher credit provisions.

The housing sector is in a deceleration phase: low sales, high cancellations, and increased finished inventories. Certainty about VIS subsidies, reduced interest rates, and improved household financial balances will aid recovery, expected to be…

Presenting the construction supply and demand structure with a special section on urban design. In the supply section: GDP, employment, firms, and sector composition. In the demand section: logistics, housing, household composition, demographic…

The trade balance had not posted a surplus since 2Q21. Given the stylized fact that the trade balance shows a countercyclical behavior, the trade surplus in 4Q23 is another indicator that suggests that the growth of the Mexican economy slowed d…

This Agenda presents the 2024 dissemination schedule for economic indicators and relevant monetary policy events in Mexico and the US; dates of important events such as the meetings of various relevant international entities such as: World Economic Forum, World Bank and the IMF

The BBVA Multidimensional Manufacturing Indicator (BBVA MMI) grew 0.3% YoY in January, pointing to modest growth in the sector given the gradual slowdown in demand for durable goods in the US.

Despite the suppression in core NIM, fees and commissions income, income from capital markets and FC transactions supported profitability of the sector in 2023. Regulatory capital ratios remain above the regulatory thresholds, though with incre…

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Social Security affiliation rose by 103,600, while unemployment decreased by 7,500. After seasonal adjustments, it is estimated that the number of contributors grew by 85,000, and the number of unemployed people dropped by 35,000. The percentage of temporary contracts decreased by 2.9 pp to 54.2% CVEC.

The size of Spain's public sector and its impact on economic growth is a controversial issue, with opposing views and biases that can affect the interpretation of the evidence.

We summarize our expectations of 2024 March "two sessions", including the plan of "Chinese style modernization", 2024 growth and other economic targets, stimulus package and tackling long-term risks.

The consumer price index increased 0.56% MoM in February. The result for the month is mainly explained by the increase in the prices of some foods, particularly poultry, affected by high temperatures in February, and the readjustment in some ad…

This observatory contains the update of remittances that was presented on March 1, 2024 by the Bank of Mexico and it contains information related to the levels of poverty of the population that lived in households that received remittances, wit…

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