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  • BUDAPEST, Oct 2- Central European equities rose on Monday, outperforming Western peers, after index provider FTSE Russell said it would promote Poland to a developed market from its advanced emerging class from next year. FTSE Russel said late on Friday in its annual classification review that it would move Poland, Central Europe's biggest stock into the top...

  • Treasury yields outweighed upbeat factory data from China. Investors were cheered by data showing manufacturing activity in China grew at the fastest pace since 2012 in September since that data paints a rosy picture for demand for emerging market exports. But with markets in China, South Korea and India closed for public holidays, MSCI's benchmark emerging...

  • BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank non-rate-setting meeting. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia monetary policy decision meeting- 0330 GMT. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5 MELBOURNE- Panel participation by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Melbourne Institute Macroeconomic Policy Meeting 0530 GMT.

  • *Crown jumps to strongest level since Aug. 3 rate hike. BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, Sept 29- The zloty extended gains against the euro on Friday after flash September data showed a bigger-than-expected rise in Polish inflation, which may worry some central bank rate-setters. The inflation figures could have led to a bigger fall in bond prices, but the fourth-quarter...

  • BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank non-rate-setting meeting. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia monetary policy decision meeting- 0330 GMT. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5 MELBOURNE- Panel participation by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Melbourne Institute Macroeconomic Policy Meeting 0530 GMT.

  • *Hungary expected to sell bonds at higher yields at auction. The dollar's strength, also helped by hawkish comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, have weighed on Central Europe's most liquid currencies, the zloty and the forint, this week. They have also been weakened by measures to ease monetary policy that Hungary took last week and by concern over...

  • BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank non-rate-setting meeting. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia monetary policy decision meeting- 0330 GMT. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4 BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank to publish the minutes of its September rate-setting meeting 1200 GMT.

  • CHISINAU, Moldova- National Bank of Moldova interest rate decision. SUVA, Fiji- Reserve Bank of Fiji board meeting to announce interest rates. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 BOGOTA- Bank of Colombia holds board of director's meeting.

  • *Forint recovers from its lowest in five months. BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, Sept 26- The forint regained some ground on Tuesday, after weakening since the central bank loosened monetary policy a week ago, but it remained near five-month lows. Banks have also been hit by the central bank's moves and OTP shares fell on Tuesday, plunging 4.6 percent to 9,711 forints by 1344 GMT, as...

  • *Hungary offers deal to replace dollar bonds with euro debt. BUDAPEST, Sept 26- Hungary's forint regained some ground on Tuesday but remains near five-month lows after the country's central bank further loosened monetary policy last week. The slide ended on Tuesday, with the currency inching up 0.1 percent to 311.25 by 1003 GMT.

  • BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, Sept 25- The zloty and forint eased on Monday as Hungary's central bank pumped further liquidity into markets while Polish President Andrzej Duda demanded a greater say over the nomination of judges. In July Duda vetoed judicial reforms passed by parliament, but his own proposals, tabled on Monday, will also be closely scrutinized by the...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...

  • BUDAPEST/ PRAGUE, Sept 21- Hungarian government debt yields fell to new record lows and the forint led Central European currencies lower on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signalled balance-sheet tightening and one more rate hike in 2017. Tighter Fed policy would make risky assets in emerging markets, including the European Union's eastern members,...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Spain's EU partners fear a mounting crisis over Catalans' latest push for independence, and their public support for Mariano Rajoy belies some disquiet that the conservative prime minister's hardline tactics might backfire. Few foreign leaders will speak out on a domestic dispute in which government and courts in Madrid say the Catalan...