Entrepreneurial Partnership Works to Build Sustainable, Healthy World for Kids / USA and Brazil

[Austin, TX, Rio de Janeiro Brazil- Monday January 14, 2013 ] – A Brazilian-American entrepreneur with a passion for sustainable technologies and green innovation is taking steps to build a safer, healthier environment for children. Austin-based entrepreneur Julio Ferreira has …

Caixa Econômica Federal, one of the biggest brazilian banks launches fund to invest in infrastructure without income tax for individuals

The Caixa Econômica Federal will launch the first Brazilian fund designed to invest in infrastructure bonds. The fund called Investimento em Crédito Privado Renda Fixa Longo Prazo Desenvolvimento Brasil I(something like Private Investment in Fixed Income Credit Long-Term Development Brazil …

A Brazil full of (shale) gas

Seen as the new energy frontier of the country, natural gas could put Brazil in a new level on the international scene. Until then associated with the exploration of offshore oil, gas has become the subject of thorough studies, made …

Foreigners study Brazil to learn how to make money in the country

Soffi Enrico, 45, left Italy and came to Brazil focused on building apartments of up to R$ 270,000, geared towards the middle class. He invested R$1 million in 2010 and is expected to increase by at least 50% of the …

Expanding Itaguaí is new darling of the brazilian property market: hotspot to buy now!

Rio – One of the fastest growing areas in the country, Itaguaí, just south of the city of Rio not only draws attention of investors, entrepreneurs and multinationals. The city is now also one of the darlings of the real …

Três Rios, incentives attract 872 companies to this city in Rio state. City zeroes taxes and promotes changes in the quiet life of its residents

A town with its central park and wooden benches lined the sidewalk distributed between a church and the town hall. This the best description of Três Rios, in the south of Rio de Janeiro state, almost three years ago. But …

Ponta Grossa region, in the Paraná state, yet another good area for investments

Of the 29 companies that have announced major investments in Paraná, 10 are installed in the region of Campos Gerais, where lies the city of Ponta Grossa. Reasons for this expansion of local industry is not lacking. The region is …

Investments of R$ 12 billion transform small Três Lagoas in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul

Três Lagoas, in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul, consists of long, flat roads, where motorcycles and bicycles still predominate. It’s just over 100 000 inhabitants, that still have as one of the main landmarks of the city a …

The north zone of Rio known as Baixada, still a great area for property investment

Land in this area of Rio was very cheap just a few years ago, not it’s still cheap compared to other parts of Rio, but it’s getting more and more expensive since it was chosen as the area that will …

Buying property nowadays in Rio 2

People looking for an apartment to live in Rio already know: prices are a little crazy these days. Prices rose exponentially in the last two or three years, and it requires a good deal of patience to find the desired …

Brazilian interest rates and peculiar situations

From the Economist Robert Shiller of Yale University, an expert on the affairs of the impact of neuroscience in Economics, about something very typical of Brazilian economy, told the newspaper O Estado de Sao Paulo:
– How can there be …

Buying property nowadays in Rio

Apartment buying in Rio de Janeiro requires a lot of documentation checking before the initial approach. Rio’s real estate market is very complex and it usually takes more than two weeks to understand the hidden details. Your knowledge should include …

Good real estate investments in medium cities in Brazil

The medium-sized Brazilian cities have the best investment opportunities for private equity funds specializing in real estate, according to experts. The strong growth potential of economies of these cities, often driven by multinational companies, is one of the factors that …