Topic: Agustin Carstens
Mexico has one of the lowest rates of commercial lending in Latin America. But a series of new bank reforms aims to change that - making borrowing easier and stimulating economic growth.
Power shifts are on display at the G-20 in Mexico as emerging markets pledge funds to the International Monetary Fund in order to avert a European meltdown and its global impact.
Emerging markets should join forces and push for more clout within the International Monetary Fund, says Mexico's central banker, who wants to head the IMF and is counting on support from emerging markets.
06/20/2011 10:37 am
Mexico’s central bank governor is on a whirlwind tour in his bid to head the IMF. Mexico’s finance minister says he's eyeing the presidency. Critics say all that campaigning leaves an economic void.
06/17/2011 03:23 pm
Mexico's central bank chief Agustín Carstens faces an uphill battle against French frontrunner Christine Lagarde, who this week is lobbying India, China, and Egypt for support.
06/07/2011 03:54 pm
Amid drug violence, Mexico's slow but steady growth - and low inflation rate - is setting it apart from other economies in the region.
05/31/2011 12:33 pm
Agustin Carstens, the Mexican central bank governor, says that developing countries need a larger say in the policies of the International Monetary Fund.
05/24/2011 12:07 pm
Restaurants and offices reopened Wednesday. High school and university students return to school tomorrow.
05/06/2009 01:00 am
European travel warnings and canceled trips likely to hit Mexico's $13 billion a year industry.
04/28/2009 01:00 am
In the U.S., President Calderón's efforts look successful. But Mexicans say the crackdowns are increasing violence.
09/25/2008 01:00 am