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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;


  • Cristina Harea, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    3rd Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 607;

  • 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 January 2020 was 6,85 percent.

According to the latest round of forecast, the average annual inflation rate will reach a level of 5.1 percent in 2020 and 3.6 percent in 2021.

Official exchange rates

  • USD 17.7719
  • EUR 19.1865
  • UAH 0.7293
  • RON 4.0068
  • RUB 0.2786
1 USD = 17.7719 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

11.12.2019 - Today
  • Base rate5.50%
  • Overnight deposits2.50%
  • Overnight credits8.50%

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 ± 3 p.p. to the base rate.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) decided unanimously to maintain the base rate applied to the main short-term monetary policy operations at the level of 5.5% annually. In addition, the interest rates on overnight credits and deposits remain unchanged at the level of8.5% and 2.5% annually. 

Do you want to know what a credit is and how to protect yourself from over-indebtedness, or to understand the financial system of the Republic of Moldova and how to increase incomes from your own investments?

Are you a student or pupil in high school and want to be involved in promoting financial education? If yes, the financial education project „Learn! Give sense to money” offers you this opportunity.

Calendar of data dissemination

24.02.2020

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 National Bank of Moldova carried out today The Career Day dedicated to students and Master’s level students of higher education institutions, who are interested in the financial and banking career path.

A financial education podcast is launched today by the National Bank of Moldova and the Economic Press Club.

More than 100 students and Master’s level students of the country’s higher education institutions are expected on Tuesday, 18 February 2020, at the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) to learn more about the central bank’s activity.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova set the rate of the countercyclical capital buffer (CCyB) applied to credit exposures situated in the Republic of Moldova, based on the CCyB guide calculated as of the third quarter of 2019.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) decided unanimously to lift the early intervention regime at BC „Moldindconbank” S.A.

In 2019, the total volume of money transferred to individuals, residents of the Republic of Moldova, amounted to USD 1,222.89 million.

Prices of precious metals

  • XAG 10.4820
  • XAU 919.6359
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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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