Poland – Factors to Watch

INDUSTRIAL OUTPUT, PPI DATA

The statistics office is due to publish industrial output and producer price data for April at 0800 GMT.

GETBACK

Debt collector GetBack, currently undergoing restructuring, is due to published its financial statement for 2017.

PKN ORLEN

Polish refiner PKN Orlen is currently working on two investment projects – development of offshore wind and takeover of its smaller rival Lotos, Parkiet daily said quoting PKN executive director Jaroslaw Dybowski.

When asked why the projects do not include PKN’s potential investment in Poland’s first nuclear power plant, Dybowski said that first a government’s decision in this respect is needed.

ORANGE POLSKA

Orange’ Polish unit is considering launching a bank for its telecom clients, Puls Biznesu daily said, quoting unnamed sources. Puls Biznesu also said Orange Polska deal with mBank signed in 2014 to create a new financial brand in Poland is “dead”.

ING BSK

Polish ING BSK may soon take over Union Investment and NN Investment Partners, Dziennik Gazeta Prawna daily said quoting unnamed sources.