Regulatory Environment

Domestic Rules of Law


  • Act C of 2000 on Accounting

  • Act CXXXVIII of 2007 on Investment Firms and Commodity Dealers and on the Regulations Governing their Activities

  • Act LIII of 2017 on the Prevention and Combating of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing

  • Act LXXXV of 2009 on the Pursuit of the Business of Payment Services

  • Act CCXXXVII of 2013 on Credit Institutions and Financial Enterprises

  • Act V of 2013 on the Civil Code

  • Act L of 2018 on central budget of Hungary for the year 2019

  • Act CXXII of 2009 on Law-efficient operation of a publicly owned companies

  • Act XLII of 1994 on the Hungarian Export-Import Bank Corporation and the Hungarian Export Credit Insurance Corporation

  • Act CXX of 2001 on the Capital Market

  • Act CXII of 2011 on the Right of Informational Self-Determination and on Freedom of Information

  • Act I of 2012 on the Labor Code

  • Act LII of 2017 on financail restrictive measures adobted by the European Union and the UN Security Council

  • Act LIV of 2018 on the Protection of Business Secrets


  • Govt. Decree 312/2001. (XII. 28.) on the terms of the insurance of non-marketable risks by the Hungarian Export Credit Insurance Corporation with a government absolute suretyship provided from the central budget

  • Decree No 35 2017 (XII. 14.) of the Governor of the National Bank of Hungary on Payment Services Activities

  • Decree adopted by the Ministry of Finance 16/1998 (V.20) on the detailed rules for accounts with the Central Budget, followed by Hungarian Export-Import Bank Private Limited Company, Hungarian Export Credit Insurance Private Limited Company

  • Government Decree 85/1998. (V. 6.) on the Interest Equalisation System of the Hungarian Export-Import Bank

  • Government Decree 435/2012 (XII. 29.) on Guarantees Assumed by the Hungarian Export-Import Bank with a State Payment Guarantee and on the Conditions and Detailed Regulations of the Replacement and Interest Costs of Foreign Currency and Interest Swap Transactions

  • Government Decree 232/2003 (XII. 16.) on Tied Aid Loans Disbursed by Eximbank

International Regulations

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Restrictive measures (sanctions) adopted by international organizations and the USA: