Víctor Iván Fernández Mendiola
Víctor Iván Fernández Mendiola
Mexico City

Víctor Iván Fernández Mendiola is an Economist at BBVA Research Mexico, specializing in macroeconomic and financial analysis of Mexico and the United States. He obtained a Master in Finance and a Bachelor in Economics from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). In 2018 he passed the Level I exam of the CFA certification.

Previously he worked in the public sector as Director of Financial Oversight in the National Commission of the Retirement Savings System (CONSAR), coordinating off-site supervision tasks in financial matters applicable to Afores and Siefores. In the private sector, he served as the Evaluation Coordinator of the Financial Education Program of BBVA Mexico.

He is a professor in the Specialization in Applied Econometrics at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

Latest publications

The 2022 economic package reinforces the commitment to fiscal discipline. The forecast of higher tax revenue is supported by improved intake practices and streamlining actions with more fiscal oversight for the compliance of tax payments. The federal law of income does not contemplate creating or raising taxes.
We upwardly revised the 2021 GDP growth forecast to 6.3% from 4.7%. Banxico will continue increasing the reference rate for the rest of the year unless inflation drops more-than-expected.