16 Apr That there are misgivings towards high-frequency trading in an economy as crisis -prone as Argentina's is no surprise. But a bid to promote “algo” trading and HFT — a computer-driven trading technique that relies on mathematical models to capture differences in the price of securities — is part of mixed bag. 6 days ago That means interest rates will probably remain high for some time. “If the central bank cuts rates too early we risk seeing a rerun of the crisis we've just seen,” says Edward Glossop of Capital Economics, a consultancy. On May 4th Fitch, a ratings agency, downgraded the outlook for Argentina from positive to. 17 Jan The Argentine peso has a split personality, with analysts forecasting both big losses in the spot market and the highest total return for emerging-market investors. The reason for the divergence comes down to inflation and interest rates. Consumer-price increases of more than 20 percent will wreak havoc on. Education in state institutions is free at the initial, primary, secondary and tertiary levels and in the undergraduate university level (not for graduate programs). Private education is paid, although in some cases state subsidies support its costs. According to studies by. The most important aspects of science and technology in Argentina are concerned with medicine, nuclear physics, biotechnology, nanotechnology, space and rocket technology and several fields related to the country's main economic activities. According to the World Bank, Argentine exports in high- technology are. 6 days ago Argentina has come under pressure because of its slow economic growth along with one of the world's highest inflation rates, which is currently running at an annualised %. The country is in the middle of a pro-market economic reform programme under its president, Mauricio Macri, and after the latest.