FX&Fixed Income

Hungary forint approaches new 2.5-yr low vs. USD even more

All eyes on Powell's speech. 

Yields fall to record lows at Hungary's bond auctions

Yields fall to record lows at Hungary's bond auctions
State never raised cheaper funds.

Yields on Hungarian government bonds keep on plummeting

Yields on Hungarian government bonds keep on plummeting
Debt instruments are being scooped up big time.

Hungary forint nears annual low

Hungary forint nears annual low
Investors are waiting for tonight's Fed decision.

Hungarians go crazy for new superbond - will it have to be reined in?

Hungarians go crazy for new superbond - will it have to be reined in?
The debt manager has a number of options to rebalance debt.

Hungary gov't securities creep towards historic low

Hungary gov't securities creep towards historic low
Bond yields drop as demand remains high.

Hungary sells HUF 500 bn of new super bond in a week

The MÁP+ broke all previous records in its first week.

Hungary forint keeps falling due to large-scale bets against it

All eyes on the central bank.

Hungary's forint eases amidst dour global investor sentiment

Markets buckle.

Rate hike by Hungary's central bank weakens forint

The show is on.

Are you surprised by the forint rally? It may be just the beginning!

Hungarian currency may still have some firepower.

Hungary to issue no FX bonds in 2019

No international foreign bond issues are expected for 2019, the Finance Ministry and the Government Debt... 
FX Rates
 HUF CHF EUR USD GBP JPY
HUF   0.00330.00300.00340.00280.3564
CHF 303.3464  0.92071.02580.8348108.1465
EUR 329.40531.08617  1.11400.90655117.4545
USD 295.65350.974850.89766  0.8137105.3805
GBP 363.16011.197881.10311.22890  129.5255
JPY 2.80560.00920.00850.00950.0077 

Source: GlobalFX

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Views and Interviews

Hungarians go gaga over government securities

The volume of Hungarian government securities held by local residents has doubled over the past 18 months and the ratio of this volume already exceeds... 

Mobius expects Hungary to apply more market-friendly policy, likes OTP

Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets which has substantial holdings of Hungarian sovereign debt, said he is positive on the outlook... 

Hungary should not ask banks haircut on municipal debt consolidation - Stepic

Hungary’s government should avoid asking lenders for a haircut on municipal loans as already unprofitable banks hit by an extraordinary bank tax...