Articles in English

Obserwator Finansowy features views and analysis of economy in Poland and other countries, written by some of the best journalists, economists and analysts. Our mission is to share knowledge of economics and financial markets in the world.

Obserwator Finansowy is a project under aegis of the Poland’s central bank, Narodowy Bank Polski. We have published thousands of articles about the Polish and global economy. Our journalists have conducted hundreds of interviews with Nobel laureates, distinguished economists, business leaders and politicians with views across the political spectrum.

In this section you can find selected articles in English.

In pandemic banks need to change their business models

In pandemic banks need to change their business models

Fintechs try to find a way out from crisis

Fintechs try to find a way out from crisis

The global banking sector in the pandemic

The global banking sector in the pandemic

BaaS — banking without a license

BaaS — banking without a license

The pandemic did not affect the profits of the Ukrainian banks

The pandemic did not affect the profits of the Ukrainian banks

Europe points finger at “high-risk countries”

Europe points finger at “high-risk countries”

Polish banks are well prepared for the consequences of the pandemic

Polish banks are well prepared for the consequences of the pandemic

In Europe ultimate beneficial owners are still mainly hidden

In Europe ultimate beneficial owners are still mainly hidden

The gold rush

The gold rush

Quantitative Easing — not as bad as it’s made out to be

Quantitative Easing — not as bad as it’s made out to be