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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;

  • 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 October 2016 was 2.5 percent.

According to the latest round of forecast, the average annual inflation rate will reach a level of 6.3 percent in 2016 and 4.6 percent in 2017.

Official exchange rates

  • USD 20.1319
  • EUR 21.7093
  • UAH 0.7819
  • RON 4.8241
  • RUB 0.3178
1 USD = 20.1319 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

27.10.2016 - Today
  • Base rate9.00%
  • Overnight deposits6.00%
  • Overnight credits12.00%

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 9.0 percent annually.

Inflation annual average rate will record the level of 6.3 percent in 2016 and the level of 4.6 percent in 2017.

The Automated Interbank Payment System (AIPS) is composed of Real-Time Gross Settlement and the Designated-time Net Settlement system.

Calendar of data dissemination

14.12.2016

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.

This schedule is indicative and include only periodicaly transactions conducted via auctions.

In order to improve these statistics, National Bank has developed and published on its official webpage the User survey on statistics of the external sector of Moldova. Thus, a better understanding of the users' needs is intended.

In October 2016, 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$ 98.15 million (increasing by 1.1% as against October 2015).

The investigation has identified the misappropriation of approximately USD 600 million. Kroll will continue to provide regular updates to the NBM during the coming months. It is important that the confidentiality of the next phase of the investigation is maintained, to maximise the opportunities for recovery.

In October 2016, the annual inflation rate accounted for 2.5 percent, decreasing by 0.5 percentage points compared to September.

In 2015, the current account of the balance of payments of the Republic of Moldova recorded a deficit of US$ 414.84 million (down by 27.1% as compared to 2014), the capital account registered a surplus of US$ 22.88 million and the financial account recorded a net inflow of US$ 443.72 million.The international investment position of the Republic of Moldova remained net debit totaling US$ -5,654.17 million as of 31.12.2015, while the gross external debt of the Republic of Moldova reached US$ 6,345.43 million.

The international investment position of the Republic of Moldova recorded a net debit of US$ 5,654.17 million as of 31.12.2015, 1.0% larger than the debit recorded at the end of 2014.

In 2015, the current account of the balance of payments of the Republic of Moldova recorded a deficit of US$ 414.84 million (down by 27.1% as compared to 2014), the capital account registered a surplus of US$ 22.88 million and the financial account recorded a net inflow of US$ 443.72 million.

Prices of precious metals

  • XAU 760.3635
  • XAG 11.0875
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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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The gross external debt of the Republic of Moldova reached US$ 6,345.43 million at the end of 2015, down by 3.4 percent as compared to the end of 2014.

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