Brazil's Bovespa index rises more than 1% in the wake of Dilma Rousseff's presidential election...

|By:, SA News Editor

Brazil's Bovespa index rises more than 1% in the wake of Dilma Rousseff's presidential election victory yesterday - and her pledge to restrain spending and carry on the policies of President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. Sugar and metals prices are up. (ETF: EWZ +1.4%)