Eurostat: Retail sales up by 9.2% in December

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 9.2 percent year-on-year in December, according to a data release from the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it increased by 0.2 percent.

OFE net assets value increase by 2.9% in January

The net assets of the Polish private pension fund (OFE) amounted to some PLN 184.3 billion in January a 2.3 percent month-on-month and 2.9 percent y/y increase, according to a report issued by researcher Analizy Online.

WSE turnover drops in January

Equity turnover on the main market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange in January amounted to PLN 19.4 billion, an 11 percent year-on-year decrease, the stock exchange has announced.

PMI drops in January

The Purchasing Managers Index for Poland in January has decreased to 54.6 points, from 55 points in December. The market consensus was 55.4 points.

Budget deficit reached PLN 25.4 bln last year – FinMin

According to the Finance Minister Teresa Czerwińska, the budget deficit in 2017 amounted to PLN 25.4 billion, which represents 42.7 percent of the value planned in the budget bill, and lower by PLN 20.8 billion compared to 2016. “Such low deficit is not a surprise and has developed at the expected l...

Poland sells €1 bln green bonds

The Ministry of Finance sold €1 billion worth of green bonds with €3.25 demand from the investors. The 8.5-year bonds have a 1.153 percent yield and 23 basis points over midswaps.