Slovenia central bank tightens measures to curb "excessive" consumer lending

bne IntelliNews October 9, 2019

Compulsory new measures introduced after banks ignored central bank’s recommendations, allowing consumer credits to surge despite the recent slowdown in economic activity.

M&A deals decline in Central, Southeast and Eastern Europe in 1H19

Clare Nuttall in Glasgow October 9, 2019

Fall in volume and value of deals revealed in CMS/Mergermarket report is in line with decline seen across Europe as economic slowdown, Brexit uncertainty and global trade wars hit sentiment.

Pan-European wave of consolidation threatens to ground small Central, Southeast European airlines

Clare Nuttall in Glasgow October 4, 2019

Slovenian national carrier Adria Airways's decision to file for bankruptcy followed the demises of a series of other European airlines against the underlying trend of an air transport market in the throes of consolidation.

Adria Airways files for bankruptcy after cancelling all flights

Valentina Dimitrievska in Skopje October 1, 2019

Slovenian Economy Minister Zdravko Pocivalsek warned earlier that the financial hole in the company is much larger than expected. Local media estimate Adria's debts at €90mn.

Slovenia’s cash-strapped Adria Airways suspends flights

Valentina Dimitrievska in Skopje September 24, 2019

Adria says it is "intensively searching for solutions" with potential investors, as it suspends flights for two days.