The Romanian saga of directly negotiated PPAs

Brief history Between around 2001-2011, certain private electricity suppliers (the “smart guys”, as they were called by the press) entered into long-term (10-15 years) bilateral power purchase agreements (“PPAs”) with state-owned producers (amongst which, notably Hidroelectrica) under quite unfavorable conditions… Read moreThe Romanian saga of directly negotiated PPAs

Deloitte survey: Private equity confidence at seven-year low as economy faces uncertainty

Central Europe’s private equity (PE) markets may be slowing down, according to the latest Deloitte Central Europe Private Equity Confidence Survey, as nearly half of respondents (46%) expect the economy to worsen over the coming months. Despite this concerning outlook,… Read moreDeloitte survey: Private equity confidence at seven-year low as economy faces uncertainty