América Latina

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GRAINS-Corn, soybean futures slide on beneficial U.S. weekend rains

U.S. corn futures fell about 1.5% on Monday and soybean futures also declined after much-needed rains crossed dry areas of the Corn Belt over the weekend, bringing welcome moisture to developing crops, analysts said. Wheat followed the softer trend. As of 12:33 p.m. CDT (1733 GMT), Chicago Board of Trade December corn was dow

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks lifted by stimulus hope, currencies weaken

Brazil stocks rose for a second straight session on Monday, as signs of stimulus for China's slowing economy eased growth worries, although currencies in the region weakened in line with their emerging market peers. Sao Paulo-listed stocks rose about 0.5%, tracking gains for global stock markets after China's central bank announced key interest rate reforms over the weekend, fueling expectations of an imminent reduction in corporate borrowing cost