• 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;

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

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

Please, note the requirements for receiving and examining petitions to the National Bank of Moldova !



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The National Bank of Moldova (NBM), the National Commission for Financial Markets (NCFM), the Ministry of Education, Culture and Research, and the Centre for Excellence in Economics and Finance signed a Memorandum of Understanding for training specialists in the financial and banking field.

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

CHIBOR and CHIBID reference rates shall be determined by the fixing agent (Bloomberg Finance L.P) every working day at 11:00 a.m. local time, by applying the rules laid down in the Regulation on CHIBOR and CHIBID reference rates.


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

IBAN code (International Bank Account Number) is a string of characters that uniquely identifies at the international level the customer’s account opened with a financial institution.

The commemorative coins are issued by the NBM, have numismatic value and can be used as means of payment. NBM floats these currencies through licensed banks.

The International accounts of the Republic of Moldova comprise the balance of payments, international investment position and gross external debt, the compilation of which is one of the core functions of the National Bank of Moldova (according to the Law on the National Bank of Moldova no.548-XIII of 21 July 1995).

The banking sector in Republic of Moldova consists from two levels: the NBM and commercial banks. The activity of the NBM, as a regulating and supervising authority for banks is based on the Law on the NBM. Law on Financial institutions is the basic law governing the activities of financial institutions, including banks.

The first national campaign for financial inclusion related to promotion of the non-cash payments, with financial support of the European Fund and Development Facility for South - East Europe (EFSE).

The NBM, acting as the fiscal agent of the Ministry of Finance, is in charge of the management of primary and interbank secondary market of state securities issued in book-entry form on the domestic market. 


The role of the NBM in maintaining the financial stability is of major importance, as a result of the significant share held by the banking sector in the financial system.

The NBM is the central bank of the Republic of Moldova and exercises its attributions as a legal, public, autonomous person responsible to the Parliament.

The official reserve assets (identical with international gross reserves) are assets available at any time and managed by the National Bank of Moldova with the purpose of direct financing of the balance of payments imbalances and for indirect adjustment of balance of payments disequilibrium.


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