CEE MARKETS-Romanian leu falls on street protests, strong PMI buoys Polish stocks - Reuters
Romanian assets slide after protests against government decree * Bucharest government retreats from anti-corruption reforms * Czech, Hungarian, Polish PMIs show economic pick-up * Poland leads stocks rise, Bucharest equities fall (Adds Romanian no ...altro »
Romanian leu falls amidst protests against govt's push to reverse anti-graft fight - SeeNews
BUCHAREST (Romania), February 1 (SeeNews) - The Romanian leu weakened on Wednesday amidst massive protests triggered by the adoption of a controversial government decree easing or eliminating penalties for corruption offences. Romania's central ...
CEE MARKETS-Romania's Leu currency extends rebound as protests persist - Yahoo Finance
Leu recovers, fundamentals offset political uncertainty * Romanian politics will remain shaky * Czech, Hungarian industrial output data below forecasts By Sandor Peto BUDAPEST, Feb 7 (Reuters) - The leu extended its recovery on Tuesday after its sharp ...
CEE MARKETS-Budapest stocks retreat from record, Romanian bond yields rise - Reuters
Shares in Romania's Banca Transilvania extended their gains after a strong earnings report last week, rising 0.7 percent and lifting the Bucharest index to a new 9-year high. Romanian long-term government bonds eased, bucking a drop in yields elsewhere ...
CEE MARKETS-Leu eases as government discusses budget, zloty stays strong - Reuters
Leu weakens, Romanian government to discuss 2017 budget * Zloty trades near 3-and-1/2-month highs vs euro * Polish 10-yr bond yield retreats from highest since May 2014 By Sandor Peto and Marcin Goettig BUDAPEST/WARSAW, Jan 27 The leu and ... Polish ...altro »
Minister Quits as Biggest Post-Communist Protests Rock Romania - Bloomberg
The largest protests since the collapse of communism failed to persuade Romania's government to reverse legislative changes that undermine a clampdown on corruption and have enraged the public. ... âWe took a decision and we're going forward,â Prime ...altro »
CEE MARKETS-Leu rebounds as political tension eases, zloty surges - Reuters
Romania's leu, stocks up, government repeals graft decree * Anti-corruption protests may continue in Bucharest * Romania sells more bonds than planned at auction * Warsaw leads FX, stocks rise after weak U.S. wages data (Adds Romanian auction, kuna ...altro »
EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging stocks sail to new 19-month highs - Reuters
LONDON Feb 22 Wall Street's record run helped emerging stocks sail to new 19-month highs on Wednesday with year-to-date gains of over 10 percent, while the rand firmed ahead of a key budget speech by the finance minister. MSCI's emerging equity ...altro »
CEE MARKETS-Banks drive indices to new highs on Fed rate outlook - Reuters
Budapest stocks touch record high, Warsaw a 17-month high * Bank stocks lead the rise after Fed hints at rate hike * Romanian inflation rises, central bank may tighten policy (Adds leu fall, trader comment, Polish rate setter) By Sandor Peto and Radu ...altro »
President backs protest-hit Romanian government to stay - KFGO
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania's president on Tuesday tore into the Social Democrat-led government over a corruption decree that has sparked the biggest protests since the 1989 fall of communism but backed it to stay in power, in a potential reprieve ...