Peru holds monetary policy steady, keeping its benchmark rate at 4.25% for  the 9th consecutive...

|By:, SA News Editor

Peru holds monetary policy steady, keeping its benchmark rate at 4.25% for  the 9th consecutive meeting. The central bank sees inflation, currently tripping along at 4.74%, falling to 2% by year's end. Peruvian shares have recovered nicely since the panic surrounding Ollanta Humala's election last spring. EPU +14.7% YTD.