Russia: special focus

Russia: special focus

Euromoney's latest coverage of macroeconomic, FX, fixed income and equity market trends in the oil-producing economy.

Bric: special focus

Bric: special focus

Euromoney's recent coverage of macroeconomic, FX, fixed income and equity market trends in Brazil, Russia, India and China.

Emerging Europe: The past is not the future for Addiko

Emerging Europe: The past is not the future for Addiko

When Austria’s Hypo Alpe Adria collapsed after the financial crisis, it left a network of small Balkan banks – private equity firm Advent International has taken up the challenge of turning them into a profitable franchise, rebranded, root-and-branch reformed and under new management.

Czech koruna prepares for lift-off as speculators dive in

Czech koruna prepares for lift-off as speculators dive in

The Czech currency came under sustained upward pressure in the middle of January, as investors piled in on bets that faster inflation would spur the central bank to abandon a cap that has kept a lid on the koruna for the past three years.

Sepa: special focus

Sepa: special focus

The Single Euro Payments Area (Sepa) aims to make cash transfers between European countries fast, cheap and simple – but the migration process has proved slow, expensive and complex.