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Brazil’s currency is getting slammed as a jailed candidate leads its presidential polls

The Brazilian real extended losses Thursday as political chaos compounded fears surrounding a currency that has already been under pressure.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva inside a car in Sao Paulo, April 5, 2018.

Brazil’s presidential frontrunner is the latest to fall in a massive corruption investigation — and it’s not clear what comes next

Lula would be the highest-profile Brazilian figure brought down in the Car Wash corruption investigation.

Absolutely everything just changed for Brazil

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been convicted of corruption in the first of 5 trials.