In times of crisis there is a fight to quality by bond traders who are keen to reduce their risks. However, in this crisis the countries of Central Europe have done surprisingly well thanks to ECB support.
Inflation hits 3.8% in August, driven by higher prices in transport, construction materials and food.
Targeted EU fiscal rule reform is desirable but should consider the inherent risks for smaller member states.
In quarter-on-quarter terms, GDP reached 2% growth.
Auto fleets' shift to electric vehicles in a global drive to cut carbon emissions will involve a drawdown on copper that could transform markets, and spur additional supply.
Jobless figures fall for fourth consecutive month.
Controversial Slovak activist investor hired demonstrators by Crowds on Demand presenting themselves as civic activists fighting to 'defend the Czech OKD miners'.
Poland, Hungary and Slovakia have already surpassed their end 2019 GDP levels.
CEE lender cites region’s outstanding resilience during the pandemic and the expected positive impact from the EU’s recovery fund.
The first half was particularly strong in the mid-market and smaller-ticket segment.
Issuance has been impressive but in some countries green bonds are still to get off the ground, while in others there is a shortage of high-yield, local currency or 'dark green' issues.
Opposition parties that initiated the petition attack the verdict as well as the president's decision to refer the case to the Constitutional Court.
Capital Economics analysts point to evidence of growing price pressures in eastern EU members.
EBRD says recovery from the coronacrisis is progressing faster than expected, but many emerging Europe economies won’t return to 2019 levels of GDP until 2022.
AirCar flew from Nitra to Bratislava then transformed into a car to continue its journey to the city centre.