IMF board approves USD 1.0 billion tranche for Ukraine

IMF board approves USD 1.0 billion tranche for Ukraine

IMF board approves USD 1.0 billion tranche for Ukraine The IMF Executive Board reported on April 3 it has completed the third review of its USD 17.5 bln Extended Fund Facility program and approved a USD 1.0 bln disbursement for Ukraine. In its release, IMF Acting Chair David Lipton emphasized that for sustainable growth, Ukraine needs […]

Ten Reasons Why Ukraine’s Economy May Surprise You

Ten Reasons Why Ukraine’s Economy May Surprise You

Ten Reasons Why Ukraine’s Economy May Surprise You BY RUSLAN MINICH AND VOLODYMYR YERMOLENKO Models present creations by Ukrainian designer Iryna Dil during Ukrainian Fashion Week in Kyiv, Ukraine February 7, 2017. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Grain, steel, and sunflower oil are probably Ukraine’s most famous exports, but they’re not the only ones. Ukraine’s growing reputation for […]

Ukraine advances but still faces big challenges

Ukraine advances but still faces big challenges

Ukraine advances but still faces big challenges Last year’s asset rally continues but investors should demand more progress on reform MARCH 22, 2017 by: Chris Weafer Ukraine equity indices and debt prices were among the best performing in the world last year with, for example, the euro-denominated WIG-Ukraine Index up more than 40 per cent […]

Ukraine’s Economic Growth Surprises

Ukraine’s Economic Growth Surprises

Ukraine’s Economic Growth Surprises Although we have definitely felt solid improvement on the ground, these numbers still come in as a positive surprise.  Frankly we wouldn’t mind so much if things slowed down a little as we still are buying and want to buy a lot more.  Remember, Ukraine doesn’t either tick up or down […]