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July 19, 2019

Mexico | The effects of economic weakness are accentuated over traditional bank deposits

The continued decline in the pace of economic activity and the risks in both commercial and economic policy have had an adverse influence on deposits of the banking system, to the point that the nominal growth of the traditional deposits during May 2019 was located at its lowest level since the end of 2013.

July 17, 2019

Mexico | Pemex’s Business Plan 2019–2023: Marginal but Insufficient Progress

The permanent reduction of Pemex's tax burden and the possible additional contribution of resources to Pemex beyond 2022, should be supplemented with changes in tax policies that help keep federal government revenues relatively stable and do not risk meeting fiscal targets.

July 15, 2019

Mexico | 14 thousand formal jobs are lost from May to June 2019

According to the IMSS data from May to June, 20,368,666 formal jobs were registered, that is, 14.2 thousand less jobs compared to the previous month, this job loss is mainly due to the reduction of more than 57 thousand temporary jobs.

July 9, 2019

Mexico | The Secretary of the Treasury's Resignation, a bad sign

Carlos Urzúa stated that the lack of support for political decisions was the reason; the reasons for his departure are more worrying than the resignation in itself.

July 5, 2019

Mexico | In May, the growth of credit was one digit

In May 2019, the nominal annual growth of the balance of the current credit portfolio granted by commercial banks to the non-financial private sector was one digit and amounted to 9.1% (4.6% real). This growth was lower than that of the immediately previous month (10.3%) and was also lower than that of May 2018 (13.4%).

July 4, 2019

Mexico | The Labor Market Is Slowing Down

Fewer formal jobs are currently being created in the country than in recent years —and that's worrying. The growth rate of formal employment positions had remained above 4% in recent years. However, it fell to 2.5% in May.

June 28, 2019

Mexico | Monthly Report on Banking and the Financial System. June 2019

Mortgage lending increased, with higher average amounts and a slight increase in the interest rate. In 2018, payroll loans slowed their growth rate. The Financial System Stability Council (CESF) updates its risk balance. High concentration of demand for bank mortgage loans.