Hungary

Hungary sells renminbi debt in China – FT – 26/07/2017

Hungary has become the latest eastern European country to sell debt on the Chinese mainland, raising Rmb1bn in a three-year bond, as the government in Budapest seeks to expand its investor base and strengthen ties with Beijing.

Source:  FT, 2017/07/26

By |July 27th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Hungary beats even superpowers in WEF energy index – Portfolio – 24/03/2017

Hungary is ranked 21st on the World Economic Forum’s global Energy Architecture Performance Index (EAPI) 2017. With a score of 0.71, Hungary finished before developed countries such as the Netherlands (33), South Korea (43), Japan (45), the United States (52) and Australia (53) or China (95). The report’s general conclusion is that the gap between [...]

By |March 30th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

S&P affirms Hungary ‘BBB-/A-3’ ratings, outlook stable – Budapest Business Journal – 27/02/2017

Standard & Poor?s Global Ratings said Friday it has affirmed Hungary?s long and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings at ?BBB-/A-3?, Hungarian news agency MTI reported. The outlook is stable.

Source:  Budapest Business Journal, 2017/02/27

By |March 2nd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

This year should bring positive rating actions for southeastern Europe, negative action for Poland – FXstreet.com – 06/02/2017

Is there any chance for rating change this year?

Source:  FXstreet.com, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This year should bring positive rating actions for southeastern Europe, negative action for Poland – FXstreet.com – 06/02/2017

Is there any chance for rating change this year?

Source:  FXstreet.com, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This year should bring positive rating actions for southeastern Europe, negative action for Poland – FXstreet.com – 06/02/2017

Is there any chance for rating change this year?

Source:  FXstreet.com, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Hungary’s nuclear ambitions for climate change – World Nuclear News – 13/12/2016

Hungary's commitment to nuclear power reflects its dedication to meeting ambitious global climate change targets as outlined by the International Energy Agency (IEA), government officials told delegates at the Budapest Energy Summit last week. Hungary joined the IEA in 1997.

Source:  World Nuclear News, 2016/12/13

By |December 15th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Moody’s upgrades Hungary’s credit rating back to investment grade – Hungary today – 07/11/2016

Ratings agency Moody’s has bumped Hungary back into investment grade, upgrading Hungary’s long term issuer and senior unsecured government bond ratings by one notch to Baa3 from Ba1 with a stable outlook.

Source:  Hungary today, 2016/11/07

By |November 9th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Hungary third-best in EU at public debt reduction – Portfolio – 24/10/2016

Hungary’s debt-to-GDP ratio stood at 75.6% of gross domestic product at the end of the second quarter in2016, which puts Hungary to the 16th place in the EU-27, a release by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, showed on Monday.

Source:  Portfolio, 2016/10/24

By |October 27th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

S&P upgrades Hungary in surprise gift to PM Orban

After keeping Hungary in junk for years, rating agency Standard and Poor's lifted the country's debt rating back into investment grade on Friday in a surprise move, rewarding Prime Minister Viktor Orban for fixing state finances and boosting the economy. The agency raised Hungary to BBB-/A-3 from BB+/B, citing improving fiscal, external, and growth expectations, [...]

By |September 23rd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |