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Month: November 2020

Paul Tudor Jones: A magical moment in a great documentary

The documentary is a fascinating and brief slice in the work life of Paul Tudor Jones, one of America’s all time great macro traders. There’s this one moment that really stands out to me, where Jones, after losing about 5% of his portfolio in a single terrible trading day (at that time, ~$6M dollars), says […]

Paraguay 2020. All brands report double-digit losses in market down 34.8%

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What You May Need to File a Car Accident Injury Claim

While on the road, the least of your expectations should be a car accident. Car accidents happen every day, caused by several factors, including bad roads, careless driving from other parties, drunk driving, or other causes. Any car accident needs to be looked into carefully for compensation. Whether it’s you who caused it or the […]

Peru 2020. Vehicles market starts growing again (+20.3%), meanwhile Mitsubishi plummets by 64.1%

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Ecuador 2020. Auto market plummets, decreasing sales by over 60%

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Bolivia 2020. Market down over 40% as the country is heavily affected by the pandemic

Bolivian vehicles market in 2020 plummeted while COVID-19 hit the country, and still haven’t recovered effectively yet. Indeed, 2.068 units have been sold in September (-17%), leading Year to Date sales at 11.626 units (-42.4%). The leader Suzuki holds 21.7% share. Economic Environment GDP shrank at a record annual pace of 21.7% in Q2 (Q1: […]

Cuba 2020. Market grows 25.6% defying all odds

Cuba Auto sales in 2020 remain quite stable overall. Indeed, 167 units have been sold in September (+25.6%), leading Year to Date sales at 1.224 (+1.9%). The leader Peugeot keeps holding only 21.7%, followed by BYD and Kia.   Market Trend Year to Date Despite all that is happening this year, the Cuban vehicles market […]

Jamaica 2020. Toyota holds over 30% share in a growing market (+5.9%)

Jamaica’s vehicle market in 2020 grows despite infections increasing since August. Indeed, 632 units have been sold in September (+5.7%), leading Year to Date sales at 5.701 units (+5.9%). Toyota grows and holds an impressive 31% market share. Economic Environment The economy likely remained in the doldrums in Q3 amid the fallout from the global […]

Costa Rica 2020. Market down for the 4th year in a row while Toyota easily maintains leadership

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