RISK SUMMARY: HUNGARY
- Hungary: Forward IRS Curve Compresses Towards Poland. // Emerging Markets Monitor;10/22/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 28, p16
The article reports that "Business Monitor International" had long been bullish about Hungarian rates, and over the course of 2007 its view has been borne out. One chart which it has run before is the spread of the Hungarian 5-Year IRS, 5-Years forward over the equivalent Polish derivative. BMI...
- Hungary: Rate Hike Looming In Short Term. // Emerging Markets Monitor;3/16/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 47, p13
The article discusses the economic condition of Hungary as of March 16, 2009. The National Bank of Hungary (NBH) is expected to increase its key base rate by up to 300 basis points (bps) in the coming six to nine months. The bank may also return to a trajectory of incremental monetary easing...
- EXCHANGE. // Hungary A.M.;4/3/2014, p1
The article presents updates on the market performance of companies in the Budapest Stock Exchange, as of April 3, 2014. It describes the growth of the country's stock exchange index. It also discusses the forecast made by BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research on the economic growth of Hungary in...
- Growing Potential For Rate Cut. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Aug2011, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p4
The article presents an economic forecast in 2011 in Hungary specifically on the growing potential for a rate cut. It projects the stagnancy of the bank interest rates in 2011 due to the uncertainty over medium-term inflationary trends and the prevalence of heightened global risk aversion. The...
- NBH: Between A Rock And A Hard Place. // Emerging Markets Monitor;11/18/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 30, p15
Focuses on the deposit rate pegged by the National Bank of Hungary in November 2002. Accession into the European Monetary Union; Factors that suggest a possible rate reduction in 2003; Obstacles to monetary recovery.
- THE MONETARY COUNCIL'S KEY FINDINGS RELATED TO THE INFLATION REPORT: 6. SPECIAL TOPICS: 6.2. Real interest may decline persistently in Hungary. KIRÁLY, MÁTYÁS // Quarterly Report on Inflation (Magyar Nemzeti Bank);Dec2015, p81
The article reports that Hungarian real interest rates are expected to decline gradually as of December 2015 due to the high vulnerability and will give an appropriate stimulus to real economy and help maintain the inflation target.
- New evidence cited in HernÃ¡di's case. // Hungary A.M.;11/25/2014, p8
The article reports that the preliminary hearing of Zsolt HernÃ¡di, Chairman of oil and gas group MOL was postponed to December 8, 2014 due to the anti-graft agency of Croatia (USKOK) submitting new evidence against HernÃ¡di in his alleged corruption case.
- Testing Times For New Government. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jul2006, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p2
Offers an economic outlook for Hungary for 2006. Status of the country's budget deficit; Factor that would cause interest rate hikes; Projected improvement in the balance of trade.
- Greater Easing Expected. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jun2007, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p5
The article presents economic outlooks for Hungary for 2007 and 2008. Taszlo Akar, chief executive officer of a leading domestic forecasting agency, says that gross domestic product (GDP) could grow as high much as 3 percent. Interest rates are expected to decline. Outlooks on foreign debt,...