BIS paper analyses carry trades in Latin America

The BIS tower in Basel

The "attractiveness and feasibility" of carry trades in Latin America have suffered from the "reduced availability of financing for risky leveraged positions", according to a working paper published by the Bank for International Settlements on April 30.

Currency carry trades in Latin America reports the findings of a study group, chaired by Julio Santaella of the Bank of Mexico and comprising representatives from across the Americas.

According to the report, interviews carried out by the group

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: