Hungary: Taking shareholder value on board

The concept of shareholder value is transforming the way Hungarian companies communicate with investors ­ at least it is for the 50 or so companies traded on the Budapest Stock Exchange.

The Euromoney poll 1996

Which banks do users of the capital markets like best? And which are most respected by their peers? Our annual poll has the answers.

A new risk of default

Mexico, Brazil and Argentina have adhered to their structural reform programmes despite the side-effects ­ on growth and employment ­ in order to maintain investor confidence.