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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;


  • Vladimir Munteanu, First Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    2nd Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 606;


  • Cristina Harea, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    3rd Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 607;

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

    4th Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 607.

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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 Septembrie 2018 was 2.4 percent.

According to the latest round of forecast, the average annual inflation rate will reach a level of 3.2 percent in 2018 and 4.9 percent in 2019.

Official exchange rates

  • USD 16.9686
  • EUR 19.6471
  • UAH 0.6075
  • RON 4.2084
  • RUB 0.2590
1 USD = 16.9686 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 taken following the deliberations of the Executive Board on macroeconomic developments and risk assessment of the medium-term inflation forecast deviation.

Following requests received from public institutions, commercial organizations, travel agencies and citizens who are interested in buying the mint sets for their numismatic collections or as a souvenir, the National Bank of Moldova decided to issue the mint set containing coins with face value of 1, 2, 5 and 10 lei.

Calendar of data dissemination

19.10.2018

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.

In Q II 2018, the current account of the balance of payments recorded a deficit of US$ 282.10 million, the capital account registered a deficit of US$ 10.84 million, and the financial account recorded a net capital inflow of US$ 252.39 million. The international investment position amounted to US$ -3,670.21 million at the end of Q II 2018, while the gross external debt reached US$ 7,079.14 million.

In Q II 2018, the current account of the balance of payments recorded a deficit of US$ 282.10 million, which worsened by 50.6% as against Q II 2017. The capital account registered a deficit of US$ 10.84 million, and the financial account recorded a net capital inflow of US$ 252.39 million.

The international investment position of the Republic of Moldova recorded a net debit of US$ -3,670.21 million as of 30.06.2018, 12.9 % larger as compared to the end of 2017.

The gross external debt of the Republic of Moldova reached US$ 7,079.14 million at the end of Q II 2018, increasing 1.6% as compared to the end of 2017.

In August 2018, the total amount of net money transfers from abroad made in favour of individuals via licensed banks of the Republic of Moldova amounted to US$ 101.64 million (down by 4.0% as against August 2017).

The National Bank of Moldova (NBM) selected 17 graphic design specialists who will cooperate with the NBM on the future numismatic projects.

Calendar of State Securities selling auctions shall be submitted to the National Bank with 5 calendar days before the start of the following quarter.

Prices of precious metals

  • XAG 8.0415
  • XAU 672.6670
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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...

Due to the cooperation of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) with the Banca Comercială Română and Banca Transilvania, the Moldovan Leu (MDL) will be accepted for foreign exchange operations and banking transactions in Romania.

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