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US and LatAm Getting Cozier These Days

Post on April 17, 2015, 2:20 pm by the-victoria-law-group 4 Comments

The United States is back in vogue south of the border thanks to a stronger economy and a stronger U.S. Dollar.  Companies in the hemisphere can generally squeeze more profits out of America than they can in their home countries.   For example, in Mexico City, an auto parts company expects to ride a resurgent U.S. Continue Reading…

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There’s Hope for the ‘Miami Airshow’, in the Everglades

Post on April 7, 2015, 12:51 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Let’s see how well alligators mix with airplanes! Having literally been shot down by the U.S. Military, Miami-Dade officials are traveling to Paris in a bid to revive the idea of bringing a global aviation expo to the Miami area, this time using a remote airport so far west that much of it sits in Collier County. Continue Reading…

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Opinion: Miami is a Hemispheric Economic Juggernaut

Post on April 1, 2015, 2:02 pm by the-victoria-law-group 3 Comments

Since before the days of “Miami Vice”, Miami has had the reputation of being a promiscuous international playground, and not without reason.  In some quarters, anything still goes as long as you can pay for it.  Well, Miami has grown up since the days of the “Cocaine Cowboys” and has become an international finance center.  Continue Reading…

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Banks in Cahoots with Hedge Funds in Dodging Uncle Sam

Post on July 23, 2014, 1:30 pm by admin 3 Comments

Two giant global banks helped at least a dozen hedge funds skirt full tax payment on more than $100 billion worth of stock trades, according to a new congressional investigation made public earlier this week.  But isn’t that how the rick are different than us, they pay less taxes. Read Kevin G. Hall’s Miami Herald Continue Reading…

Colombia, attractive investment option

Colombia Attractive Investment Option, Says Its Prez

Post on July 18, 2014, 2:00 pm by admin 1 Comments

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos was in Miami earlier this week, prospecting for foreign investment as his country puts an era of drug violence and guerrilla conflict behind it. Santos came to Miami with three key members of his economic team — Finance Minister Mauricio Cárdenas, Luis Fernando Andrade, president of the National Infrastructure Agency, Continue Reading…

Dutch Banks Okay with Bitcoin

Dutch Banks Okay with Bitcoin

Post on June 1, 2014, 4:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 3 Comments

The Dutch have historically been financial pioneers: birthplace of the world’s first stock exchange, establishment of the pioneering Dutch East India Company, is now home to banks with an unusually open mind about Bitcoin.  While most other jurisdictions are afraid of it, the Dutch banking establishment is embracing it.  This could be the very first Continue Reading…

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