FX&Fixed Income

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... 

Hungary forint seen depreciating markedly in 2019 - analysts

Hungary forint seen depreciating markedly in 2019 - analysts
Nordea, SocGen, J.P. Morgan make projections on EUR/HUF.

Cenbank or Moody's could nudge Hungary's forint out of lull

Cenbank or Moody's could nudge Hungary's forint out of lull
New week, new action.

Hungary is in cautious camp when it comes to euro adoption - Orbán

Hungary is in cautious camp when it comes to euro adoption - Orbán
Next FX bond issuance likely to be in yuan.

Hungary forint turns back from 1.5-month high versus euro

Hungary forint turns back from 1.5-month high versus euro
News from Turkey and Italy move the exchange rate.

Hungary forint teetering towards 325 vs. euro again

HUF fails to remain on path of appreciation.

Hungary forint approaching a brick wall

HUF already south of 324 vs. euro.

Hungary forint spooked yesterday - Which way to go from here?

Eyes on central banks today.

HUF could hit all-time low versus euro after Hungary censure motion passes

Dealers talk.

Hungary forint starts day at 325 versus euro

The day is calm so far.

Hungary forint remains unfazed by inflation data

EM currencies at ease for now.
FX Rates
 HUF CHF EUR USD GBP JPY
HUF   0.00360.00320.00360.00270.3955
CHF 279.5168  0.88110.99830.7661110.5525
EUR 317.22441.13491  1.13290.86949125.4650
USD 280.00601.001740.88267  0.7675110.7440
GBP 364.83941.305251.15011.30296  144.2970
JPY 2.52840.00900.00800.00900.0069 

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...