CEE MARKETS-Leu leads fx retreat, investors mull ECB rate hike prospects - Reuters
The leu has been particularly vulnerable this year due to worries that Romania's new leftist government will increase the budget deficit. The currency hit a 9-month low against the euro on Friday, and, easing by 0.2 percent to 4.5665, it crossed the 4 ...
CEE MARKETS-Assets retreat ahead of Romanian bond auction - Reuters
The leu and Romanian government bonds have underperformed regional peers this year due to huge protests against corruption last month and concerns that the budget deficit will overshoot targets under the new leftist government. The IMF warned on ...altro »
Romanian leu hits 4-1/2-yr low vs euro, analysts see more lenient c-bank approach - SeeNews
BUCHAREST (Romania), March 17 (SeeNews) - The Romanian leu on Friday weakened the most against the euro since October 2012, prompting analysts to think the central bank, BNR, might have increased its tolerance towards downward pressure on the ...altro »
CEE MARKETS-Currencies, stocks gain on rising risk appetite - Nasdaq
The leu <EURRON=> has underperformed regional peers this year due to worries that Romania's new leftist government will increase the budget deficit. The International Monetary Fund echoed those concerns at a news conference on Friday after regular ...altro »
CEE MARKETS-Currencies trade near multi-month lows, Romania scraps auctions - Reuters
The zloty has outperformed the forint and the leu this year. The forint traded near the 3-month lows set on Friday. The leu touched a new 9-month low. It traded 0.2 percent down from Friday's close, at 4.5560, after January figures showed Romania's ...
UPDATE 2-Romanian deficit to miss target unless measures taken, IMF says - Reuters
But it is unlikely the Social Democrats, who won December's election on a promise to boost living standards, will act on the recommendation. The Romanian leu has been particularly vulnerable this year due to political and fiscal uncertainty. On Friday ...altro »
Romanian currency drops to lowest level in over four years - Romania-Insider.com
The Romanian currency leu will see a gradual drop in the coming quarters, influenced by internal factors such as the higher current account deficit and the fiscal uncertainties, according to Erste Group analysts, reports local Digi24. However, external ...altro »
Romanian leu hits new low vs euro amid political tensions over PM appointment - SeeNews
BUCHAREST (Romania), December 28 (SeeNews) - The Romanian leu fell on Wednesday to its lowest level against the euro since August 2012, central bank data showed, as political tensions heightened after election winners PSD threatened to seek the ...
Romania's annual bank deposit growth speeds up in Feb - table - SeeNews
BUCHAREST (Romania), March 23 (SeeNews) - The value of deposits made by the non-government sector in Romanian banks grew 8.6% on the year to 272.1 billion lei ($64.3 billion/59.6 billion euro) in February, accelerating from an annual rise of 8.0% in ...altro »
Romania - Factors to watch on March 9 - Daily Mail
Romania's transport ministry put up for public debate a draft bill for appropriating private property needed to build a subway link between capital Bucharest's main train station and its airport in nearby Otopeni. The ministry estimates it will ...altro »