Brazil posts current account gap of $8.131 bln in October

lunes 24 de noviembre de 2014 08:34 GYT

BRASILIA Nov 24 (Reuters) - Brazil posted a current account deficit of $8.131 billion in October, central bank data showed on Monday.

The country had been expected to post a deficit of $7.5 billion, according to the median forecast of 14 analysts in a Reuters poll. Brazil's current account deficit in September was $7.907 billion. (Reporting by Alonso Soto and Luciana Otoni Editing by W Simon)