Daily News


July 16 2018
Trump and Putin meet amid high tension and low expectations

The meeting is both more and less dangerous than most observers posit...

July 13 2018
Parliament adopts last IMF-demanded law on anti-corruption court

Ukraine’s parliament has fulfilled all that's under its authority from the IMF’s To-Do list...

July 13 2018
Ukraine central bank hikes policy rate 0.5pp to 17.5%

We considered the possibility of a key policy rate hike in the absence of a clear prospect to secure the next IMF...

July 13 2018
Metinvest domestic iron ore client to conduct repairs in 3Q18

We estimate that the repairs at DMK will reduce Metinvest’s domestic iron ore sales ...

July 13 2018
Donbasenergo may change owner, media report

Since its privatization in 2013, speculation has persisted that those declaring their ownership in Donbasenergo are frontmen for Yanukovych...

July 13 2018
Anti-corruption head recorded at president’s residence in late April night

Sytnyk of NABU was video-recorded by reporters visiting the president’s private home...

July 13 2018
Opposition Bloc expects influential faction in next Ukraine parliament

We see the expectation of 100 MPs as entirely realistic for the Opposition...

July 12 2018
Ukraine expects 3% annual hryvnia depreciation in 2019-2021

Ukraine’s Economy Ministry expects the Ukrainian hryvnia exchange rate at UAH 30.7/USD by the end of 2021...

July 12 2018
Motor Sich plant in Belarus to be nationalized, president says

The Orsha Aircraft Repair Plant, in which Motor Sich had a 60% stake, will be returned to the state, Belarusian President stated...

July 12 2018
Poroshenko says he will meet with Trump today in Brussels

We expect Poroshenko will update Trump on the situation with Russian aggression, including the latest pressure...

July 11 2018
Ukraine parliament to approve IMF-required law on Thursday, president says

Ukraine’s parliament should approve on July 12 the amendments to the law on the High Anti-Corruption Court ...

July 11 2018
Metinvest steel output decreases 5% m/m in June

In 1H18, its steel output was 3.78 mmt, or 5.5% less yoy...

July 11 2018
Ukraine local bond auction receipts jump to UAH 2.9 bln

MinFin satisfied 19 out of 20 bids for 2Y local Eurobonds for USD 59.4 mln...

July 11 2018
NATO leaders pledge to boost military mobility between allied countries

Stoltenberg announced that NATO members could decide at the summit to invest an additional USD 266 bln...

July 10 2018
Ukraine consumer prices stay flat again in June

Annual inflation slowed down to 9.9% yoy from 11.7% yoy in May...