- 3 Jul 2018 9:28 AM
- Hungary Matters
The Q1 ratio, which includes Eximbank, is slightly down from a preliminary 74.2% reported on May 17. The debt ratio was up from 73.6% at the end of the last quarter in 2017 but down from 76.2% twelve months earlier.
Net general government financing requirement, which is a good approximation of the general government deficit, was 969 billion forints (EUR 2.94bn) in the four quarters to the end of Q1, equivalent to 2.5% of GDP, the central bank said.
The net financing requirement was revised up by 30 billion forints, or by 0.1 percentage point of GDP, from the first reading.