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By rbj

The Coface Group, expert in credit insurance, will be opening an IT development center in Bucharest at the beginning of April, employing 80 people.

The opening of the center is designed to support Coface’s ambition to become the most agile global trade credit partner in the industry. As part of the Group’s strategic plan, a large number of projects have been initiated aiming to extend and consolidate Coface’s information systems. In the credit

| | 02 April 2017 |

>>> The JCR rationale and her arguments must be an example for the some members of the Administration Board of BNR

By rbj

Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd. (JCR) announced on March 27 the following credit ratings for Romania: Foreign Currency Long-Term Issuer Rating: BBB Outlook: Stable Local Currency Long-Term Issuer Rating: BBB+ Outlook: Stable

The Japanese agency rationale and her arguments must be an example for the some members of the Administration Board of BNR, or senior

| | 27 March 2017 |

>>>The local mergers and acquisitions market increased by 17% in 2016 >>>Sectors such as medical, industrial and fast moving consumer goods will continue to consolidate and attract new investments

By rbj

The total value of mergers and acquisitions in Romania increased by 17% in 2016 compared to the previous year, exceeding 3.6 billion Euro, according to an analysis undertaken by the PwC Romania integrated Transactions team.

PwC transaction experts are of the opinion that the local M&A market will continue its upward trend in 2017, capitalizing on a continued consolidation process 

| | 22 March 2017 |

>>>DTZ Echinox rebranding as Cushman & Wakefield Echinox

By rbj

Cushman & Wakefield, a leading global real estate services firm, has signed an exclusive arrangement with DTZ Echinox as its affiliate in Romania.

The formal affiliate appointment follows the 2015 global merger of Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ. DTZ Echinox had been DTZ’s partner in Romania since 2002. From today, DTZ Echinox will rebrand as Cushman & Wakefield Echinox.

| | 14 March 2017 |

>>>The number of taxes paid online doubled compared to 2015 and accounted for one third of the total tax payments by card >>> Visa currently runs the 8th edition of its annual national campaign aimed at promoting tax payments by card

By rbj

Romanians made more than one million tax payments by card, both at POS and online, in 2016. The total value of taxes paid by card increased by nearly 50% last year, to more than RON 360 million, as the number of online payments doubled and the card acceptance payment network continued to extend, according to data collected 

| | 13 March 2017 |

>>>The second flight of the campaign „Smart shopping brings perfect gifts”, launched by Mastercard and eMAG, is starting this spring

By rbj

Mastercard, the operator of the fastest payment processing network worldwide, and eMAG are launching the second flight of the campaign “Smart shopping brings perfect gifts”, through which they encourage electronic payments among Romanian consumers. Consumers are rewarded with a 25 lei Gift Card for their first order paid with a Mastercard or Maestro card on, or
| | 09 March 2017 |

By Emea Riga

Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) announces that following the big interest of the Romanian entrepreneurs in Made in Romania project, a first edition of the Bucharest Entrepreneurship Forum will be organized on April 4th at The Ark.

The Forum will consist of series of workshops by market experts, split into three parallel sessions dedicated to start-ups, SMEs and large caps. During the day, a total of 21 workshops will be organized, focusing on several themes: growth financing, business development, strategy and innovation, branding and Google digital marketing sessions, just to mention a few. The event will be open with a

| | 03 March 2017 |

By rbj

The main index of the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB), the BET, has lately increased on improved macroeconomics, dividends and corporate financials, BVB Chairman Lucian Anghel told Agerpres on Wednesday. "We are talking about an increase in BET of over 10 percent since the beginning of the year. This can arguably be the best year start in many years. I believe there are several reasons for that. Firstly, the prospects for Romania's macroeconomics late this year are excellent, as the country's economic growth is expected to exceed by far the EU average. Secondly, I

| | 22 February 2017 |

By rbj

The Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR) decided on Tuesday that the draft law regarding the conversion of Swiss franc loans is unconstitutional.

"The Court admitted the exception of unconstitutionality and admitted that the law is unconstitutional for at least two major reasons. The first one is the serious violation of the principle of bicameralism, in the sense that since the legislative draft that started at the Senate and up to the act adopted by the decision-making Chamber there is a consistent difference. The Senate

| | 07 February 2017 |

By rbj

Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) launches “Made in Romania”: the league of 15 companies for the growth of the Romanian economy. Organized for the first time in the history of the Romanian capital market, “Made in Romania” is a unique project that will identify and promote next most innovative Romanian and regional companies. The project is organized together with Banca Transilvania Group, Google, Mazars and NN. Entrepreneurship Academy, Inoveo, Romanian Business

| | 06 February 2017 |

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