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Emerging markets have gone off the boil since April

Ben Aris in Berlin May 16, 2018

Net inflows into emerging markets have turned negative in the last month, although the sell off has not been as severe as earlier crisis-related routs.

BRICKS & MORTAR: Hungary’s real estate market rebounds

Ben Aris in Berlin May 16, 2018

Hungary is part of the wider CEE property boom, with the country’s strong economic growth buoying the local real estate market.

Residential real estate in Hungary set to grow

Inna Opalyuk of Tranio April 18, 2018

Investors believe that Hungary’s property market is a good investment and expect local residential property prices to continue rising for at least a decade.

CONFERENCE CALL: Moody’s Central Europe summit highlights Czech economy's strengths

Jaroslav Hroch in Prague April 13, 2018

Mood in Prague was bullish but longer-term risk factors – from CEE labour shortages to Brexit to robotisation – spurred calls for prudence.

CEE cities take on the challenge of climate change

Carmen Valache in Berlin April 4, 2018

Cities are critical to climate change mitigation efforts, and while CEE municipal authorities have to contend with region-wide challenges like demographic decline and a chronic lack of funding, they are no laggards in this area.