Brazil: Consumer

* Brazil: Consumer recovery still on hold, Elizabeth Johnson, Grace Fan, 16 Feb 2017
The government’s move to give consumers access to severance pay funds is a feel-good measure that will not significantly move the dial
* Brazil: Shooting for gold, Grace Fan, 25 Aug 2016
Consumer confidence picks up as the Senate begins its final impeachment deliberations
* Brazil Monitor: No new dawn for consumer credit, 8 Jan 2014
* Brazil: Second wind for the consumer credit sector?, Grace Fan, 27 Sep 2013
Consumer loan delinquencies are at two-year lows, but inflation and higher rates threaten
* Brazil Weekly: Increased lending belies timid consumer recovery, 28 Mar 2013
* Update: Inflation fears spur more tax cuts for Brazilian industry, Grace Fan, 15 Mar 2013
* Brazil Weekly: Limited signs of relief for debt-ridden consumers, 16 Jan 2013
* UPDATE: Brazil consumer credit, Grace Fan, 1 Nov 2012
Despite some positive developments, don’t expect miracles
* Brazil: Homebuilders lick their wounds and refocus, Grace Fan, 4 Oct 2012
Consumer demand will stay robust in 2013, but steep home prices are changing the nature of the game
* On the road in Curitiba and Sao Paulo: Why Brazil’s consumer credit clouds linger, 23 Aug 2012