Hungary 2019

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  • Can Orbanism echo its success in Hungary in the wider region?

    Hungary has again demonstrated a willingness to tread its own path. Moves such as bank nationalisation, building barriers and increased protectionism have incurred the wrath of Brussels but have been copied by other EU member states

  • Hungary’s banks thrive in era of nationalization

    Since Viktor Orban came to power in Hungary, more than half of the share of the banking sector is controlled by the government. But the sector is healthier, more profitable and showing an appetite to expand into the wider region

  • Capital market reform — Hungary’s quiet revolution

    Interventions by the Budapest Stock Exchange and Hungary’s financial regulators have enabled the country’s capital markets to play a lead role in attracting homegrown innovators and foreign investors

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