Banxico latest publications

November 12, 2019

Banxico will continue their rate cut cycle with a larger 50bp rate cut on Thursday

A 50bp rate cut would mark the beginning of a long overdue easing cycle.

September 26, 2019

A still cautious Banxico cuts its policy rate to 7.75%

There is still plenty of room to cut rates; we expect at least 50bp of additional easing by year-end.

September 25, 2019

Banxico will cut 25bp their rate on Thursday and on each of the remaining meetings in 2019

Given softer inflation and easing inflation risks an easing cycle has further to run.

August 15, 2019

Banxico cuts rates but the (cautious) tone of the statement is largely unchanged

In spite of relatively hawkish wording, more rate cuts are on the way.

August 12, 2019

Rate cut is not off the table, but we expect Banxico to hold rates steady one more meeting

Banxico will likely strike a dovish tone to signal that an easing cycle is about to start.

July 29, 2019

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

Update of financial savings and financing indicators in Mexico. Credit limit raised by INFONAVIT. Market performance supported by expected interest rate cuts. Reports by Sociedades de Información Crediticia (Credit bureaus). Information received by SIC from financial institutions.

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.

May 30, 2019

Banxico remains overly hawkish

In our view, the start of the easing cycle is likely to come later than warranted. Banxico remained overly hawkish in its quarterly inflation report (yesterday) and in the minutes of the last meeting (16 May) released today.