Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos won a second four-year term in elections yesterday, gaining a mandate to push ahead with talks aimed at ending 50 years of fighting with Marxist guerrillas.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said his government is working to reach a peace deal this year to end a five-decade conflict with guerrillas that has claimed 200,000 lives.
Isagen SA surged after incumbent Juan Manuel Santos defeated Oscar Ivan Zuluaga, who opposed the sale of the government’s stake in the hydropower company, in Colombia’s presidental runoff.
The Federal Open Market Committee will release its policy statement after tapering the size of the Fed’s monthly bond purchases by $10 billion in each of their four previous meetings.
"We have a fiscal equilibrium that will continue to maintain the exchange rate at an appropriate level."
- Juan Manuel Santos on Jun 20, 2014