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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;

  • 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 March 2021 was 1,49 percent.

According to the latest round of forecast, the average annual inflation rate will reach a level of 1.8 percent in 2021 and 4.4 percent in 2022.

Official exchange rates

  • USD 17.8399
  • EUR 21.4838
  • UAH 0.6431
  • RON 4.3609
  • RUB 0.2391
1 USD = 17.8399 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

06.11.2020 - Today
  • Base rate2.65%
  • Overnight deposits0.15%
  • Overnight credits5.15%

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.

Today's monetary policy decision, along with other previous measures, is aimed at mitigating and counteracting the negative effects of the pandemic on the national economy and strengthens the NBM's position in supporting the economic recovery.

The document is a detailed analysis of macroeconomic developments in the internal and external environment and mainly concerns the inflationary process, economic activity and the conduct of monetary policy. It also includes the new medium-term forecast, reflecting the risks and uncertainties associated with the published forecast.

The National Bank of Moldova will mark Europe Day on May 11-14, making available to the public more information about the NBM's collaboration with the European Union and the progress made in this regard.

Calendar of data dissemination

07.05.2021

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.

The decision of the Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova no. 68 of 22.04.2021 on the establishment of the CCyB rate applied to credit exposures situated in Republic of Moldova enters into force on the date of publication in the Official Monitor of the Republic of Moldova.

The NBM's automated interbank payment system (SAPI) - the system through which payments in Moldovan lei are made on the territory of the Republic of Moldova - has celebrated 15 years since its launch.

The National Bank of Moldova (NBM) continues with a series of podcasts the information and awareness campaign “Financial education - a personal, social and economic benefit”.

The Governor of the National Bank of Moldova, Octavian Armașu, had a meeting with Ambassador Peter Michalko, Head of the European Union Delegation to the Republic of Moldova.

Prices of precious metals

  • XAG 15.0819
  • XAU 1019.8292
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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...

The Governor of the National Bank of Moldova, Octavian Armașu, had a meeting today with the US Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova, Dereck J. Hogan.

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