The Ministry of Finance (MoF) annual debt bulletin for 2018 has outlined the government's strategy for the management of its debt across 2018.
Greece’s systemic banks are continuing tackling several key issues as the summer sets in and against the general tide of a pre-election slowdown.
The budget primary balance recorded a surplus of 916 million euros in the first five months of 2019, compared to a surplus of 853 million noted in May 2018, the Finance Ministry’s (MoF) final budget execution bulletin showed on Tuesday.
The Bank of Greece’s (BoG) latest overview of the Greek financial system has shown that the rate of card use among businesses and individuals has steadily increased over recent years.
Greece’s travel balance edged down to 200.3 million euros in April from 208.8 million a year ago, Bank of Greece (BoG) data has shown. This is equal to a decline of 4.1 percent.
Greece’s central government primary cash balance recorded a surplus of 438 million euros in the first five months of the year according to figures released by the Bank of Greece (BoG).
The employment balance was positive in Μay with 105,284 more hirings than departures, data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system showed.
Greece’s current account (C/A) deficit came to 1.40 billion euros in April from 1.5 billion euros in March according to Bank of Greece (BoG) figures released on Thursday.
Piraeus Bank’s closely watched Tier II bond issue was deemed a success after raising 400 million euros on Wednesday. In total, bids of over 850 million euros were submitted.
The financial stability report published by Bank of Greece (BoG) on Tuesday details the credit risk in Greece’s banking system related to the major challenge of dealing with the stock of Non-Performing Exposures (NPEs).