• Calling days and hours of the governing body of the National Bank of Moldova for citizens.

  • Sergiu Cioclea, Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

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

  • Aureliu Cincilei, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    3rd Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 608;

  • 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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Inflation

The annual rate of inflation in August 2016 was 3.6 percent.

According to thelatest round of forecast, the average annual inflation rate will reach a level of 6.7 percent in 2016 and 4.4 percent in 2017.

Official exchange rates

  • USD 19.7926
  • EUR 22.2569
  • UAH 0.7652
  • RON 5.0005
  • RUB 0.3098
1 USD = 19.7926 MDL
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NBM Interest rates

04.07.2016 - Today
  • Base rate10.00%
  • Overnight deposits7.00%
  • Overnight credits13.00%

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 base rate applied on main short-term monetary policy operations is maintained at the current level of 10.0 percent annually.

The National Bank of Moldova has received its second formal progress briefing from Kroll on its continuing investigation of a large scale fraud in the Moldovan banking sector. 

In August 2016, the growth rate of consumer prices index (CPI) for the last 12 months was 3.6 percent, by 3.4 percentage points less compared to the previous month. After 18 months of stay outside the range, it returned within the range of ± 1.5 percentage points from 5.0 percent target.

In July 2016, the total amount of net money transfers from abroad made in favour of individuals via authorized banks of the Republic of Moldova amounted to US$ 97.28 million (down by 13.3% as against July 2015).

Weighted average interest rate on new loans in national currency granted in July 2016 was 14.00 percent, decreasing by 0.37 percentage points compared to the same period of last year.

In July 2016, monetary base increased by MDL 934.5 million (3.1 percent) compared to June 2016 and accounted for MDL 30900.8 million.

Commemorative coin from the series „Historical Events ”, in circulation since August 15, 2016.

The activity of the National Bank of Moldova on the foreign exchange market (foreign exchange interventions) is performed in strict compliance with the monetary and foreign exchange policy objectives.

The non-cash foreign exchange market of the Republic of Moldova is determined by the turnover of purchase/sale transactions of the foreign currency that have taken place on different segments of the market, except those performed by the National Bank of Moldova

Calendar of data dissemination

29.09.2016

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.

According to the current projection, the annual average CPI inflation rate will record a downward trend until the end of 2016, being followed by a stabilization around the target. On average, inflation will reach the level of 6.7 percent this year and 4.4 percent in 2017.

In July 2016, consumer prices index (CPI) for the last 12 months constituted 7.0 percent, decreasing by 0.4 percentage points versus the previous month, continuing to exceed the upper limit of the range of variation of ± 1.5 percentage points from 5.0 percent inflation target.

To maintain the base rate applied on main short-term monetary policy operations at the current level of 10.0 percent annually.

Prices of precious metals

  • XAU 850.3503
  • XAG 12.3706
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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...

In June 2016, the total amount of net money transfers from abroad made in favour of individuals via authorized banks of the Republic of Moldova amounted to US$ 98.38 million (down by 11.6% as against June 2015).

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