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  • Sergiu Cioclea, Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    1st Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 606;

  • Ion Sturzu, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    4th Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
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Annual inflation

The annual rate of inflationAnnual inflation rate represents the increase of consumer prices during a month this year compared with the same month last year. It is calculated as a ratio (expressed in percentage terms) between the price index during a month this year and price index during the same month last year, calculated on the same basis, minus 100. Statistical surveys on consumer prices are carried out by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). NBM sets its inflation target at the level of 5.0 percent annually, calculated based on the consumer price index (inflation rate for the last twelve months – each month of this year compared with the same month of last year), with a possible deviation of ±1.5 percentage points. (Source: Medium-term monetary policy strategy of the NBM. in May 2018 was 2.8 percent.

According to the latest round of forecast, the average annual inflation rate will reach a level of 3.3 percent in 2018 and 4.9 percent in 2019.

Official exchange rates

  • USD 16.8824
  • EUR 19.5195
  • UAH 0.6373
  • RON 4.1819
  • RUB 0.2655
1 USD = 16.8824 MDL
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There are no any obligations for the National Bank of Moldova to execute banking transactions in the foreign currency using these rates. The official foreign currency rates are fixed and used for accounting purposes only. Read more...

NBM Interest rates

05.12.2017 - Today
  • Base rate6.50%
  • Overnight deposits3.50%
  • Overnight credits9.50%

The base rate is approved as the reference rate for the main short-term monetary policy operations. The deposit and lending facility is part of a symmetrical corridor of ± 3 p.p. to the base rate.

The decision was made on the basis of most recent updated macroeconomic analyses and of adjustment of the medium-term inflation forecast.

On Tuesday, 19 June 2018, the Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (BNM) approved the acquisition by an international consortium of investors of 41.09 percent stake in the share capital of the commercial bank “MOLDOVA-AGROINDBANK” SA.

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Licenced banks of the RM

Licensed banks operate in the market freely and independently from the NBM, the Government and other government authorities. The NBM licenses, supervises and regulates their activity.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova decided to apply the warning sanction to BC “EuroCreditBank” S.A.

This report elucidates the financial status of the National Bank and has no direct connection with the primary objective of ensuring and maintaining price stability.

Total assets: 67,823,408 thousand MDL;
Total liabilities: 63,818,692 thousand MDL;
Total capital and reserves: 4,004,716 thousand MDL.

Net (loss): (4,976,079) thousand MDL;
Total comprehensive result for the period: (4,980,825) thousand MDL;
(Total loss): (95,309) thousand MDL.

The annual budgeted expenditure of the National Bank of Moldova for the year 2018 was approved in the amount of MDL 237.40 million and includes.

In May 2018, the annual inflation rate recorded 2.8%, a level by 0.9 pp. lower than in the previous month, thus falling, as forecasted, below the lower limit of the variation range of ± 1.5 pp. from the 5.0% target.

Dozens of people willing to find out how a central bank’s activities visited on Monday, 4 June 2018, the National Bank of Moldova (NBM).

Prices of precious metals

  • XAG 8.8772
  • XAU 694.2179
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The prices for gold and silver are prices expressed in Moldovan Leu for a gram of fine gold and for a gram of fine silver. More...

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) approved a set of normative acts on implementation of the Law on bank’s activity, at the first stage, in accordance with Basel III requirements and harmonized with the EU regulations in the field, known as the CRD IV / CRR package.

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