RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Federal Public Debt (DPF) has exceeded the R$4 trillion (US$1 trillion) barrier for the first time in history. The indicator, which includes internal and external indebtedness, rose 2.03 percent in nominal terms, from R$3.993 trillion in July to R$4.074 trillion in August.
The data were released yesterday, September 26th, by the National Treasury.
Despite the hike, the DPF . . .