Ebury: The CZ koruna & The Europe FX Forecast Revision Sept. 2021

The Czech Republic koruna has risen by approximately 3% year-to-date against the euro. We think that the koruna rally was driven primarily by the rapid interest rate increases from the Czech National Bank, where they began hiking rates in June. The MPC raised rates by another 25 basis point in August, taking the reference 2-week … Continued

Czech Gas Networks Investments issues first ever EUR 500 million green bonds

Allen & Overy announced today that it has advised Czech Gas Networks Investments S.à r.l (CGNI) on its first ever green issurance and placement of EUR 500 million green notes with investors on international capital markets (the Green Notes). The Green Notes, rated BBB+ by both S&P and Fitch, have been listed on the Global … Continued

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Czech Republic competition announces nomination

The British Chamber of Commerce is a proud member of the project EY! We bring you the latest news! EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Czech Republic competition announces nomination phase and seeks successful world-class entrepreneurs The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year competition in the Czech Republic has been discovering exceptional personalities for 21 years and … Continued

BCC Member Ebury highlights Weekly FX Market Update

The Federal Reserve and the US payroll report for August Weaker than expected employment growth shared the headlines with strong wage gains, suggesting that inflationary pressures will not be as transitory as hoped. The US dollar promptly sold off even as US yields rose, a reversal of the usual correlation between the two. Risk assets … Continued

CEE Automotive Supply Chain 2021

Sdružení automobilového průmyslu invites you to join the the fourth year of CEE Automotive Supply Chain 2021, organized by the Automotive Industry Association of the Czech Republic in cooperation with the Association of the Automotive Industry of the Slovak Republic. The previous year of the international forum, consisting of a conference, B2B meetings, exhibition, and networking, … Continued

Ebury: Powell dovish Jackson Hole speech fails to boost dollar

The key event of last week was as expected the Jackson Hole conference of central bankers. Read the FX market analysis. Powell’s generally dovish speech sent most major currencies higher against the US dollar, as it suggested that the Fed Chair remains unconcerned by the recent spike in inflation and is in no hurry to … Continued

CBCC Webinar: Current and future visa requirements between the EU and the UK

The Czech British Chamber of Commerce invites you to a free webinar on a very pertinent theme of the current and future visa and migration requirements between the EU and the UK, featuring Laura Devine, a leading immigration lawyer. Join us on 16 September at 3 PM BST (4 PM CEST) on Zoom (link will be provided closer to … Continued

The success of Skladon & Retailys. Interview with Patrik Babinec and Petr Heller

The success of Skladon & Retailys Encounter with Covid, Brexit and a vastly growing digital world We were pleasantly surprised by the success of Skladon and Retailys, who recently announced their cooperation. As a result of joining our Ment2Grow mentoring programme, we have been able to create a good relationship with them and support their growth … Continued