Tuesday, May 24, 2022

All posts tagged "Editorial"

  • Making Sausages is Never Pretty

    Time to sit at the table and figure this mess out

    • Posted April 21, 2016
  • No time for ‘Hail Mary Pass’ in Debt Game

    In the game of American football, there is a desperation play that involves heaving the ball more than 40 yards in the air, hoping a receiver from the offensive team will haul the ball in as time...

    • Posted March 31, 2016
  • Hurtling Toward the Debt Cliff

    On Sunday, March 13, clocks in the U.S. sprung forward by one hour, as part of Daylight Savings Time, bringing Puerto Rico’s time back in line with Wall Street and Washington, D.C. Sadly, that is the extent...

    • Posted March 17, 2016
  • One Giant Leap for Debt Restructuring

    In the feral negotiations with 18 different creditor groups being corralled by the commonwealth of Puerto Rico’s advisers, there are formidable challenges ahead in securing deals among competing claims. This frantic context is what makes the separate...

    • Posted March 10, 2016
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  • Debt Crisis Prompts Skyfall

    A spiffy image of Gov. Alejandro García Padilla as Agent 007 is a fitting representation of his administration’s attempt to act as an agent of change with the initiative to put together a SuperBond deal as a...

    • Posted March 3, 2016
  • Hispanic Voter Turnout Looms Large

    During an exclusive interview with this newspaper’s editorial board, which took place during the Puerto Rico Investment Summit recently held inside the Puerto Rico Convention Center, Caribbean Business Editor in Chief Heiko Faass asked former New York...

    • Posted February 25, 2016
  • Evertec Inquiry Poses Important Questions

    ‘Twas three days after Reyes and all through the ATH network, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. In fact, it was the late afternoon of Jan. 9—from around 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.—when Puerto Rico’s debit system came to...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
  • We’re Off to See the Wizard

    Although it borrows from film noir, the image illustrating this edition’s Cover Story is a fitting representation of the potential for capital generation and job creation underpinning Acts 20 and 22. The incentives provided by those two laws are beginning to...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
  • The Tumultuous Year Ahead

    Not one week into the new year and the first cannon blasts have already been fired in the epic battle for the restructuring of Puerto Rico’s $70 billion debt. The first salvo—a warning shot—came just before midnight...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
  • Another Milestone in Latin Media

    The edition of Caribbean Business that you are reading marks a historic milestone for this publication because it is the first fully digital version of this newspaper, which is taking a hiatus from printing over the holidays,...

    • Posted December 24, 2015
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