Mexican reserves will protect in election campaign

Mexico's large currency reserves offer protection against the risk that the peso could be destabilised during the country's presidential campaign, a regional Fed president said Friday.

"The (Mexican) Treasury has enough reserves to cover all of its foreign obligations over the next two years, which constitutes strong insurance against capital flight and mitigates against ... the risk of a run on the currency should the rhetoric or passions of a presidential election year evolve in a way that

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