Hungarian individuals’ government bond holdings at historical high
Growth of Hungarian households’ securities savings’ slowed in 2015, according to online economics and business news portal vg.hu, reaching HUF 7.409 trillion after an increase of HUF 330 bln in the first half of the year, compared to a HUF 413 bln increase in H1 2015.
Individuals’ government bond holdings reached HUF 2.7 trillion, while bank bond holdings, in contrast, dropped in the same period to HUF 400 bln. Corporate and municipal bond holdings totaled HUF 72.7 bln, while the investment fund holdings of households remained virtually unchanged at HUF 3.895 trillion.
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