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FDI in Romania in January-October 2016, at 8-year record level

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Non-residents’ direct investment (FDI) in Romania totalled EUR 3,736 million in the first ten months of the year, of which equity (including estimated net reinvestment of earnings) amounted to EUR 2,951 million and intercompany lending recorded a net value of ...

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Intesa Sanpaolo Bank will close down 3 of the 7 branches in Bucharest

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Intesa Sanpaolo Bank will close down in the first month of next year three of the seven branches in Bucharest, following the losses registered last year amounting to EUR 29 million. By January 20 the bank will close down the ...

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Monsson Group’s Romanian subsidiary got EUR 43 M from China Development Bank

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Mireasa Energies SRL, part of Monsson Group, controlled by Swedish businessman Emanuel Muntmark, one of the largest developers of wind farms in Romania, has contracted in November last year, a loan of EUR 43 million from state-controlled banking giant China ...

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Debt discharge and conversion laws, lower risks for financial stability

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The laws on debt discharge and conversion of foreign currency loans in lei represent decreasing risks for the financial stability, Liviu Voinea, deputy governor of the National Bank of Romania (BNR) said on Tuesday, presenting central bank’s Report on Financial ...

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EC’s Dombrovskis: CHF loans conversion law to be carefully applied in Romania

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The law on Swiss franc (CHF)-denominated loans conversion into the local currency must be implemented very carefully in Romania, Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice-President of the European Commission for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, stated, taking into account the ...

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Banks in Romania to outsource NPL portfolios of EUR 1.6 bn

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Domestic banks intend outsourcing some of the bad loans portfolios of EUR1.6 billion for 2017-2018, according to Top Factoring, one of the largest companies of the debt collection market in Romania. Top Factoring specialists say that most of the 12 ...

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Foreign exchange reserves slightly up to EUR 34.3bn

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On November 30st 2016, the National Bank of Romania’s foreign exchange reserves stood at EUR 34,387 million, compared to EUR 34,347 million on October 31st 2016, the central bank informs. During the month, the following flows have taken place: EUR ...

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National Bank approves the merger between Banca Comerciala Carpatica and Patria Bank

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The National Bank of Romania (BNR) has issued a preliminary approval on the merger between Banca Comerciala Carpatica and Patria Bank, allowing the start of completing the final formalities of beginning the registration of the new bank and the commencement ...

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