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  • Octavian Armașu, 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.

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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 2022 was 29,05 percent.

According to the latest round of forecast, the average annual inflation rate will reach a level of 27.3 percent in 2022 and 16.5 percent in 2023.

Official exchange rates

  • USD 19.2429
  • EUR 20.2146
  • UAH 0.6515
  • RON 4.0856
  • RUB 0.3568
1 USD = 19.2429 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

03.06.2022 - Today
  • Base rate18.50%
  • Overnight deposits16.50%
  • Overnight credits20.50%

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 ± 2 p.p. to the base rate.

Subsequent decisions of the Executive Board will depend on the dynamics and medium-term outlook for inflation, while monitoring and assessing risks from the internal and external environment.

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Banks in the Republic of Moldova

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.

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

This report presents the financial position and performance of the National Bank of Moldova and has no direct connection with its primary objective of ensuring and maintaining price stability.

Prices of precious metals

  • XAG 13.2520
  • XAU 1130.5023
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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...

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