Europe’s banks are selling their non-performing loans – but to whom? This infographic explains the market for NPLs, names the key players, and depicts the situation in crisis-hit countries.
No phone call can replace a personal conversation – that’s why Karel Smerak’s day often starts at the airport. We accompanied the specialist for debt purchases in Eastern Europe for a week.
The ECB wants to pick up the pace: non-performing loan volumes amongst Europe's financial institutions should be falling faster. A proposal now makes the time horizon clear.