FX&Fixed Income

Hungary Fidesz victory could dampen forint gains

Nordea has new HUF estimates, altered call on central bank. 

Turkey's lira eases again, but Hungary's forint remains unfazed

Turkey's lira eases again, but Hungary's forint remains unfazed
HUF is coping well.

USD firms, Hungary's forint remains steady vs. euro

USD firms, Hungary's forint remains steady vs. euro
Slow start ahead of long weekend.

Hungary forint eases ahead of cenbank policy meeting

Hungary forint eases ahead of cenbank policy meeting
Emerging market currencies are off the hook for now.

Hungary forint depreciates amidst trade war concerns

Hungary’s forint remained steady versus key currencies while stock indices have been dropping sharply... 

Hungary issues first Samurai bond since 2007

Pricing revealed too.

Hungary seen issuing Samurai bond this week - paper

First yen issuance in 11 years.

Hungary may issue Samurai bond within weeks - sources

Turning to Japan again?

Hungary debt manager easily sells HUF 40 bn worth of 3-m bills

Yield remains practically zero.

Hungary forint easing versus euro fizzles out at 312 again

Yen eases, Turkish lira gains.

Hungary forint sell-off in progress, HUF north of 311 vs. EUR

USD flexing muscles.

Nothing can put off Hungary's forint, nothing

Where to go from here?
FX Rates
 HUF CHF EUR USD GBP JPY
HUF   0.00390.00320.00400.00280.4254
CHF 259.4100  0.83471.02560.7325110.4130
EUR 310.82451.1980  1.22880.87744132.2850
USD 253.05600.97500.81383  0.7141107.6450
GBP 354.44101.36521.13971.4003  150.7430
JPY 2.35080.00910.00760.00930.0066 

Source: GlobalFX

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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...