February 28, 2017 / 7:20 AM / 6 months ago

Czech Republic - Factors To Watch on Feb 28

    PRAGUE, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Here are news stories, press
reports and events to watch which may affect Czech financial
markets on Tuesday.
           
    ALL TIMES GMT (Czech Republic: GMT + 1 hours)         
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  **For a schedule of corporate and economic events: 
    here#/2E/events-overview
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    ERSTE: Austrian bank Erste Group's           net profit fell
more than expected in the fourth quarter, the lender said on
Tuesday, warning of a difficult year ahead in which net interest
income will be flat "at best" and it will invest in digital
technology.
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    FOOD: Hungary and Slovakia will ask the European Commission
in a joint motion to consider legal means to eliminate "double
standards in quality" of food products sold by companies in
Eastern Europe and in the west, Hungary's agriculture ministry
said on Monday.
    Story:              Related stories:                       
    
    CEE MARKETS: Hungarian stocks rebounded on Monday after two
days of retreat from record highs for Budapest's main stock
index, in the first session of a week loaded with economic data
releases.
    Story:              Related stories:                    
 ---------------------- MARKET SNAPSHOT ------------------------
 Index/Crown Currency    Latest     Prev   Pct change Pct change
                                    close    on day     in 2017
 vs Euro                  27.002     27.001     0         0.02
 vs Dollar                25.488     25.484    -0.02      0.62
 Czech Equities          958.61     958.61     -0.15      4.01
 U.S. Equities        20,837.44  20,821.76      0.08      5.44
 Pvs close or current levels vs prior domestic close at 1600 GMT
     
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    AGROFERT: Chemical and food group Agrofert, founded by
billionaire Finance Minister Andrej Babis, will invest 10
billion crowns into its central European bakery operations in
the next three years to expand and modernise. The amount is
about half its yearly turnover.
    Hospodarske Noviny, page 12
    
    (Reuters has not verified the stories, nor does it vouch for
their accuracy.)    
    
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