Poland sold PLN 12.7 bln retail bonds in 2018

The Ministry of Finance sold PLN 12.71 billion retail bonds last year, which is the best result in a decade, the office informed, easily beating the previous record from 2017 when PLN 6.86 billion worth of such papers were sold. Last year, the ministry offered papers maturing between three months an...

OECD CLI for Poland drops in December

The Composite Leading Indicator (CLI) for Poland decreased by 1.05 points y/y in December to 98.84 points. In m/m terms, the indicator decreased by 0.13 points, according to OECD data.

NBP reserves grow in December

Poland’s Central Bank’s (NBP) reserves stood at €102.26 billion at end-December and were some €2.1 billion higher than the month before, according to the NBP’s official reserve data. Reserves denominated in USD have increased by $3.1 billion to $116.96 billion. The PLN-denominated reserves sto...

KIR cleared 1.84 bln transactions worth PLN 5.26T in 2018

Krajowa Izba Rozliczeniowa (KIR), Poland’s automated clearing house (ACH), recorded 1.84 billion transactions, in total worth PLN 5.26 trillion last year. The number of transactions grew by 2.6 percent y/y, while their value increased by 10.5 percent.