Latin America’s new presidents

By Thomas Smith, Fund Manager

Two very different presidents from opposite ends of the political spectrum have recently taken office in Latin America’s two largest economies. Leftist Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) in Mexico and right wing former army captain Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil were both inaugurated in the past couple of months…

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